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Al Pacino will star in new David Mamet play
Al Pacino will star in new David Mamet play

No one can pen profanity quite like playwright David Mamet. His mastery of the verbally obscene apparently also extends to press releases. On Thursday, producers announced that Mamet will be teaming up again with Al Pacino on a new play that will begin performances in New York in October 2015. "China Doll," written by Mamet, is a two-character play in which Pacino will star as a billionaire who is having an especially busy day. (The other character is his assistant.) In the official release, Mamet is quoted as saying: "I wrote it for Al. It is better than oral sex." The playwright describes the drama as the story of a "wealthy man, his young fiancee, and an...

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