Bret Easton Ellis
Media playback is unsupported on your device
Video

Bret Easton Ellis talks to the BBC about his new book

Bret Easton Ellis was the charismatic bad boy of American literature when he published his first novel, Less Than Zero, 25 years ago.

He has revisited the characters and locations of his early success. His latest book, Imperial Bedrooms, is set in the exploitative world of Los Angeles and Hollywood.

David Hannah spoke to him about his work.