Mark Leffler has written professionally for publication since he was a high school Senior in Butler, Pennsylvania, working as a sports stringer for The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette. After meeting Review Editor/Publisher Robert Martin during a taping of his local PBS book show "Bookmarks", he began contributing to Review in 2000. He primarily writes about books, television and movies, but has also written feature profiles and some news. He has just launched a "Bookmarks: The Podcast, (which can be found at www.radioexiles.com) an audio version of the television show. He is also a humorist and often writes for Review about writers and artists who contributed to National Lampoon magazine. A Lampoon podcast is also planned. He is engaged to the actress Scarlett Johansson.
THE BIG PICTURE: Review's Favorite Films of 2012
Constant Reader's 2012 Book Lover's Gift Guide
Review's Favorite Ten Films from 2011
Constant Reader's Holiday Gift Guide for 2011
Turning Japanese (I Really Think So)
An Appreciation of Films from the Land of the Rising Sun
Bay City Players Shape the Nuances of ‘Guys & Dolls’ for Series of 60th Anniversary Performances of an American Musical Classic
16 Interesting Facts and Observations About Trevanian
The Only Writer More Reclusive than J.D. Salinger and Thomas Pynchon
Stieg Larsson and The Girl Who Rocked The Best Seller List
The Road to Revenge is a Toll Road: "True Grit" & "Vengeance"