Dominick Dunne - Recorder of Courtroom Drama Dies
Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter
AUGUST 26, 2009
My professional comeback as a writer piggybacked on Dominick Dunne's. After falling from grace like myself, Dunne followed Tina Brown's advice and applied his Hollywood mindset to covering courtroom drama. That visual, gossipy, and value-laden approach changed not only legal journalism but also how attorneys, judges, plaintiffs and defendants comported themselves during trials. All the world's a stage. The O.J.