Project Description

 

The Folklorist: The Tale of Nikola Tesla

One of the greatest minds in history was embroiled for much of his adult life in a conflict of ideals with people who wanted to monetize the world’s scientific advances.

A NEWTV ORIGINAL PROGRAM
Produced & Directed by Angela Harrer & Andrew Eldridge
Written by: 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
Ken Holmes as “Nikola Tesla”
Jeffrey B. Phillips as “Thomas Edison”
Jeff Seiderman as “Government Agent”
Bill Campbell as “Government Agent”
Richard Meehan as “Young Tesla”
Andrew Eldridge as “Electric Chair Person”

PRODUCTION CREW
Contributing Writer: Steve Russo
Producer’s Assistant: Katie Rubino
Editors: Andrew Eldridge and Angela Harrer
Sound Design: Andrew Eldridge
Music: Organic Music Library and Kevin MacLeod
Production Assistants: Rachel Brown and Melissa Moriarty

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