HOLLYWOOD’S PAST BROUGHT TO LIFE BY AWARD-WINNING AUTHOR
CYPRESS, CA: Southern California broadcaster Manny Pacheco has a newly published book, Son of Forgotten Hollywood Forgotten History, which highlights the supporting stars of Hollywood’s Golden Age. American history comes alive with a fresh new take from character actors as Frank Morgan, Peter Lorre, Lon Chaney Jr., and Marjorie Main,
Vision4Media Inc., a Brea, CA-based film production company, just signed a deal to develop a documentary based on Pacheco’s series. According to V4M co-founder David Bojorquez, who will direct the film: “What makes this media property compelling for us are the stories behind some of the most beloved movies and cinematic legends from Hollywood’s studio era, and how accounts reflect societal issues surprisingly relevant and entertaining.”
Forgotten Hollywood Forgotten History, the author’s first work in the series, has received literary recognition from the World Book Awards, USA Book News, Premier Books, Book&Authors.net, and the Hollywood Book Festival. The libraries of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, the American Film Institute, the SAG Foundation, and the Writers Guild Foundation have also added the honored paperback to their prestigious shelves. The book series is available at the Hollywood Heritage Museum, the Hollywood Mega gift shops, on Amazon, and at selected Barnes & Noble stores.
Pacheco is a 30-year member of the Screen Actors Guild, and has worked as a Los Angeles broadcast personality for three decades. He’s appeared on NBC’s Santa Barbara, and co-hosted the Daytime Emmy-nominated In Studio on KCOP. The scribe was a recent guest on FOX 11’s Midday Sunday. He hosts a weekly radio program, Forgotten Hollywood, based on his series of books, on The Spa Radio Network throughout Southern California. For further insight, go to www.forgottenhollywood.com.
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