Lawrence Bender, that is, to clear up any confusion.
Tarantino’s right-hand man, Bender has produced every one of the filmmaker’s celluloid masterpieces from the very beginning. They met at a barbecue in 1989, and quickly realised that they had to work together.
“We got excited with each other,” Bender recalls. “We were both struggling. We were both outsiders. We both were trying to fight our way into the system. And we just starting talking about, ‘Let’s make a movie together.’” The rest is history.