Everyone knows the story of Patrick Bateman, Manhattan businessman and a serial killer.
Bret Easton Ellis's iconic novel - set in the Wall Street boom of the late 1980s - American Psycho is now brought to the stage of theatre for the first time as Rupert Goold directs a musical adaptation of the story.
The role of Patrick Bateman will be played by Matt Smith. Read more about Smith’s thoughts about the role from Mr. Porter November Journal Issue where you also find more details about the looks created by Dan May (style director of Mr. Porter) for the upcoming musical.
If you happen to be in London between 3rd of December 2013 and 25th of January 2014, be sure to go and check out this play. More info from here.
“There is an idea of a Patrick Bateman, some kind of abstraction, but there is no real me, only an entity, something illusory, and though I can hide my cold gaze and you can shake my hand and feel flesh gripping yours and maybe you can even sense our lifestyles are probably comparable: I simply am not there."