Ahead of James Franco’s ‘The Disaster Artist,’ a re-creation of the production of Tommy Wiseau’s ‘The Room,’ we talked to the creators, authors, and fans to explore how the movie became literary fodder and Hollywood gold
This is where his dream died. “A bunch of times,” he said. On a clear early-October morning, Greg Sestero drove me around West Hollywood in a rented Hyundai after happily agreeing to my request for a meta-celebrity tour. The 39-year-old actor, who appeared alongside the inexplicable auteur Tommy Wiseau in the breathtakingly incoherent cult favorite The Room, had plenty to show me.
Wiseau, Kat Kramer, and Sestero at an Oscars party in 2004