Off the Record: The Ladies’ Man


Eager to read “The Ladies’ Man,” Amy Wallace’s September profile of James Ellroy, the Demon Dog of L.A. fiction, on newsstands now?

Well, here’s a tidbit about the story we’re not supposed to tell you.

Ellroy cited a whopping 10 actors as “assholes” at the shoot with Karin Catt, who photographed the writer for the story. “He’s not afraid of making enemies,” says Catt, who met Ellroy at his favorite haunt, downtown’s Pacific Dining Car.

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