Interview: Author Bill Levy on Director John Ford's Acting Company

Jun 13, 2014

Bill Levy says legendary film director John Ford had an extraordinary ability to make actors shine on screen.
Credit Courtesy / Bill Levy

Historian, author, and entertainer Bill Levy will tell you that his driving force is "a need to share," especially when it comes to his deep knowledge of cinema's past.  

And that's what Levy does in his new book, Lest We Forget: The John Ford Stock Company, chronicling the career of the legendary director and his troupe of regular players.

WBOI's Julia Meek invited Levy to the Madge Rothschild Studios recently to share a bit of his passion for the silver screen.

Levy will be discussing & signing his latest book, Lest We Forget: The John Ford Stock Company, Friday at Hyde Brothers in Fort Wayne.

Event Information:

Historian Bill Levy
Friday, June 13th, 5:00-7:00 p.m.Hyde Brothers Booksellers
1428 Wells Street, Fort Wayne
(260) 424-0197