We’re debunking more Hollywood myths today! Bob DeResoa, writer of the hit feature ‘Killers‘ and the hit USA show ‘White Collar,’ has lots to say about the things we believe and shouldn’t. Photo Credit: Blake Gardner Where Bob DeRosa comes from, nice guys finish first. The Florida-born screenwriter recently finished his...
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