Tonight on Drunk History, show creator Derek Waters will be looking incredibly debonair as screenwriter Herman Mankiewicz—alongside Jack Black as Orson Welles and John Lithgow as the (Alleged? Acknowledged?) real-life Charles Foster Kane, William Randolph Hearst—as comedian Steve Berg tells the story of Citizen Kane.
The story behind the best movie (allegedly?) of all time is one of the best Hollywood tales of all time, with that weirdly art=life=art thing you always get with Orson Welles, who went a certain way in late life that unfortunately (if kind of awesomely) overshadows his youthful (and completely earned) arrogance to this day: