Quite famous sci-fi slash Shakespearean actor WLTM tall, sardonic writer with a taste for the surreal. GSOH vital. Stephen
Armstrong sets up Will Self and David Tennant on a rather successful first date..
Will Self and David Tennant have much in common: a love of sci-fi, an artful embracing of the English language and a dyspeptic
dislike of fools. When Sky Arts cast Tennant as the lead in The Minor Character, Self’s screenwriting debut about a
riled artist observing the decay of an uncomfortable social circle, it seemed the inevitable result of a long friendship forged
in some celebrity lounge somewhere.