Editor | Peter Bowen
Demetri Martin, One of LA TIMES "10 Faces"
Posted June 22, 2009
The Los Angeles Times's slideshow/essay "Ten Faces Igniting Movie Buzz" has put Taking Woodstock's Demetri Martin at the front of the list. In the accompanying bio, John Horn writes how the young comedian ended up in Ang Lee's film:
It was Martin's YouTube appearances that caught the eye of Taking Woodstock producer and screenwriter James Schamus. "I thought this was the most original, interesting comedy I'd seen in years," Schamus says. "And it wasn't mean."