Yes. Because His Death Is About You, Nikki

27 May

So sad to be gone all Memorial Day and come back to dozens of phone and email messages that Hollywood’s great filmmaker Sydney Pollack has died after a long bout with cancer. I first heard about the seriousness of his illness when he went to Houston to seek powerhouse medical treatment. For the many months since then, every name in Hollywood made a pilgrimmage to sit with Sydney at his home. It was wonderful that he saw how many friends and admirers he had within the Industry.

Nikki Finke, turning someone else’s tragedy into her own narrative.  There’s the journalistic integrity we’ve come to expect from her site which I now refuse to link to…

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