Jerry Lewis, Great Guy, Sweet Man

Jerry Lewis, Great Guy, Sweet Man

Jerry Lewis – Was he the funniest man alive? I don’t know, but he was indeed one of the longest-standing comedians in our time. Jerry Lewis was born on March 16, 1926.  He passed away on August 20th at 91 years old. Director of Photography Mark Schulze and...
Tony Curtis, An Elevator Love Tale

Tony Curtis, An Elevator Love Tale

Tony Curtis, An Elevator Love Tale Tony Curtis passed away on September 29, 2010, making yesterday the 6th anniversary of his death.  He was a terrific actor and many of his films comprised the backdrop to my childhood. “Some Like It Hot” was filmed right...
Oprah – Rained Out in San Diego

Oprah – Rained Out in San Diego

Oprah Hi Gorgeous Tour Oprah came to San Diego in 2004, on her four-city “Hi Gorgeous” tour for O Magazine.  Amazingly, unexpected rainfall fell on the event. Amazingly why?  Because San Diego, and for that matter, California, has suffered from drought...
Leslie Nielsen Remembered

Leslie Nielsen Remembered

Leslie Nielsen, Remembered – by Steve Dacri Leslie Nielsen was a very funny man.  Today would have been his 90th birthday. Our friend, Steve Dacri, was a great magician. In fact, he was the greatest living sleight-of-hand magician in the world. He lived and...
Nina Hartley

Nina Hartley

Nina Hartley How did a San Diego video production crew meet the magical Nina Hartley? Back in the mid-1980’s, we used to travel to Las Vegas to attend the VSDA (Video Software Dealer Association) shows, to pedal our wares.  We had produced a handful of...