With a filmography that includes some of the finest Hollywood films of the past three decades, Radioman is one of the best-known stars of New York film sets and is on first name terms with movie giants, legends and Hollywood A-listers, including Robin Williams, George Clooney, Meryl Streep, Martin Scorsese, Tom Hanks, Ridley Scott and Ron Howard.
Directed by Mary Kerr, RADIOMAN is the story of an extraordinary eccentric, a former homeless man whose unparalleled obsession with the movies has taken him from sleeping on the streets to becoming a New York City movie legend more than 100 small parts in films to his name, it comes to UK cinemas on 12 October 2012.
Featuring interviews with celebrities such as George Clooney, Matt Damon, Meryl Streep, Helen Mirren, Tilda Swinton, Robin Williams, Jude Law, Josh Brolin, Whoopi Goldberg, Shia LaBeouf, Paul Giamatti, Johnny Depp, Eva Mendes and more, the film is a funny, heart-warming, insightful look into a memorable character full of contradictions, of bitterness but also of hope.
‘He’s a cultural institution…You get on first names with Radioman and you know you’ve made it’
‘A love letter to the world of making movies… An incredibly entertaining and emotionally engaging documentary’
One Movie, Five Views
‘I feel more respected and more understood on a movie set than I do elsewhere. I love this business I really do, I wouldn’t want to do anything else’