When I lived in Chicago in the early 90’s I got to go to one Oprah taping. The main subject was people who had been duped by this guy who claimed to be Burt’s son and he regaled his “victims” with stories about how Loni was the sloppy one and Burt was the neat one. I never understood how that connection got people to give him money, but they did! I did not receive a new car
Someone mentioned this in another topic, but unfortunately McEnnan’s life went to a dark place as he got older. Content / trigger warning.
He’s a registered sex offender, and according to the Megan’s Law website he’s currently in prison for another felony.
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This is why we can’t have nice things
Yikes. So did anyone benefit from Munchie?
The fans of MST3K did!
It’s amazing how some people defy failure
Amazing how some people define failure…
Except on The Intruder (1962) until fairly recently.
He says that, but in his book he mentions losing money on Cockfighter.
I have my doubts about Battle Beyond the Stars but I think he pulled some chicanery there. Like, I think he claimed to have spent $5M at the time but now claims it was only $2M. IDK, I just feel like he glossed over some stuff in his book, there.
He was vaguely helpful in A Troll in Central Park