Daniel Rosenthal was born in London in 1971. He is the author of 100 Shakespeare Films (2007) and the commentary for Student Editions of David Mamet's Oleanna and Patrick Marber's Closer. He has written for The Times, Daily Telegraph, Guardian, Independent and Observer, and lectures on drama and film for the International Programmes department at Pembroke College, Cambridge. He presented The National Theatre at Fifty on BBC Radio 4 Extra, and regularly chairs National Theatre Platform talks.
Contains a foreword by James Cameron, an afterword by Tom Cruise, and contributions from other luminaries, including Neil Gaiman and John Landis, among others.