Project Description

 

The Folklorist: Kilroy Was Here

American war icons have always been a part of our culture, like Uncle Sam or Rosie the Riverter. One symbol in particular during World War II started with humble beginnings but also became a rallying cry for American troops overseas.

A NEWTV ORIGINAL PROGRAM
Produced and Directed by: Andrew Eldridge & Angela Harrer
Writers: John Horrigan, Angela Harrer, & Andrew Eldridge
Hosted by: John Horrigan
Created by: John Horrigan & NewTV
Executive Producer: Robert Kelly

SPECIAL THANKS
Boston Costume
Cheryl Uttaro

FEATURING
Brian St. Louis as “James Kilroy”
Donald Crane as “Shipyard Inspector”
Mark Resnick as “Joseph Stalin”
Richard Nangle as “Worker / Soldier”
George Hooker as “Worker / Soldier”
Lee Adler as “Worker / Soldier”
Randy Perkins as “Soldier”

PRODUCTION CREW
Editor: Angela Harrer
Music: Organic Music Library and Kevin MacLeod
Assistant Editor: Rachel Brown
Producer’s Assistant: Katie Rubino

AVAILABLE ON NEWTV
NewTV’s local cable channels in Newton, MA
RCN: 3 | 13 | 15 | 613 (HD)
Comcast: 8 | 9 | 99
Verizon: 32 | 33 | 34

ORIGINAL AIR DATE
2014 on NewTV
For questions and inquires about the program, please email folklorist@newtv.org.
©2014 NEWTV