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Q&A with Black Mass Co-Author Dick Lehr

The former Globe reporter and BU professor talks development, what Whitey would think of the upcoming film, and his small cameo.


A Few Tips for Johnny Depp When He’s in Boston to Film Black Mass

This month, actor Johnny Depp will be in town to play Whitey Bulger in the upcoming film Black Mass, based on the book by Globe veterans Dick Lehr and Gerard O’Neill. Here, writer Andrea Timpano defies the cold New England stereotype by giving Depp a hearty how-ah-yah, along with plenty of advice on how to re-create his glam lifestyle here in the Hub.