Archive for February, 2009

The Real Mentalist

Posted by kreskin On February - 18 - 2009
There is only one person in the entire world who can be called: The Real Mentalist The Real Buck Howard and that person is none other than The Amazing Kreskin!

Tom Hanks’ The Great Buck Howard and The Amazing Kreskin

Posted by kreskin On February - 18 - 2009
Tom Hanks’ production people announced the premiere and release dates for the movie, The Great Buck Howard; it will be permiered on March 10th and then released on March 20th. The movie's main character is based on The Amazing Kreskin and is portrayed by John Malkovich. Each scene in the movie has a dramatic similarity to the persona of The Amazing Kreskin. View a clip from the movie: (link): http://movies.nytimes.com/movie/352075/The-Great-Buck-Howard/trailers .

Forrest J. Acerkman tribute, March 8th at LA’s Egyptian Theater

Posted by kreskin On February - 13 - 2009

Kreskin mourns the passing of Forrest K. Ackerman, Sci-fi and Horror genre icon. Read more about Kreskin's comments and reflections:

Fans of the late legendary Horror and Sci-fi icon Forrest J (Forry) Ackerman will have a chance to catch a glimpse at some of his most treasured items, as Profiles in History joins American Cinematheque at the Egyptian Theatre in their tribute to Ackerman on Sunday, March 8, 2009. Several major items will be on display during the tribute's opening reception, 3:00pm-4:00pm including the Dracula ring worn by Bela Lugosi as Count Dracula; Lugosi's robe from The Raven; a cape made for Lugosi in 1932 and used many times for his stage portrayal of Dracula as well as in Lugosi's performance in Plan 9 from Outer Space; a first edition of the book, Dracula signed by Bram Stoker and inscribed by Bela Lugosi to Forry Ackerman (also signed by a host of other Dracula-related personalities)

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