Peter Masterson

Actor, writer, producer ,and director Peter Masterson is best known for his adaptation of Larry L. King's Playboy magazine article The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas (1982) into a smash Broadway musical, for which he received two Tony nominations. He also was the screenwriter of the underwhelming 1982 film adaptation that starred Burt Reynolds and Dolly Parton. Masterson directed the film The Trip to Bountiful (1985) which was adapted by Masterson's cousin Horton Foote from Foote's own play.