1 Biographical Movie |
3 Print Biographies |
9 Interviews |
11 Articles |
1 Pictorial |
1 Magazine Cover Photo |
Peter Bogdonovich | Derek Thomas
5' 10" (1.78 m)
Did You Know?
[when asked why he picked Larry McMurtry
's novel "The Last Picture Show" as subject matter] I liked the idea of doing a period piece because I like anything better in the past than in the present. I'm not moved by things that happen in the present, only when I think about them later. Life is too real when it's actually happening.
Has a signed photograph from Cybill Shepherd
hanging in the study of his New York City apartment signed "Dear Sven, I wouldn't be here without you." "Sven" is short for "Svengali", the musician in George L. Du Maurier
's Bohemian novel "Trilby" who, through hypnosis, teaches the eponymous heroine to sing and controls her singing for his own purposes.
Always seen wearing a neck scarf