A year after his trial, interest in mob boss James "Whitey" Bulger is again ramping up. A Hollywood feature starring Johnny Depp as Bulger has been shooting in and around Boston. And Friday, a documentary about the cold-blooded killer's trial and relationship with the FBI hits theaters.
WGBH News Arts Editor Jared Bowen, who covered the Bulger saga, for years, shared his take.
Hank Brennan was part of Bulger’s defense team.