Ken Kerkering, Lt. Col. Ret
Three of my films have been optioned...
If you want to know about the film business you have to read
The Hollywood Reporter!
Jimmy was born on Valentine's Day. He was no angel, but it can't be denied that when he was young he was brave to stand up for better wages for truckers.
Jimmy would give me a half dollar or, if he had one, a silver dollar. I still have some of them and I still love the smell of cigars because of him.
A Family Friendly Feature Film
A project to honor heroes...
Joy on paper...
a feature film written & created by
The day Jimmy Hoffa played Cupid....
Two bits, four bits,
six bits a dollar...
If you don't give me
a kiss...I'm gonna
These are the beautiful faces of our American heroes...
I am working to save their stories for future generations.
I fell in love with skydiving when I first saw Raquel Welch in Fathom -- still one of the funniest campy movies ever made.
My goal is to make one jump for every year of my life...until I am 120.....
I wrote Sunshine Pilot for my favorite actress, Debbie Reynolds.
We were ready to swing into production -
we had our budget and tax credits done. Unfortunately that was the fall of 2008
and the entire industry collapsed!
Debbie Reynolds & Asher Gil
I love pilots...I married one...
The first time I sat on Jimmy Hoffa's lap I was a baby. Every time he saw me he would say, "Two bits, four bits, six bits a dollar--if you don't give me a kiss, I'm gonna holler!"
He always called me Patzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzz....and so when I started to write I spelled it with a 'z' and no matter how many times my teacher told me it was wrong, I didn't listen!
The main character in the film, Mazie,
a former WASP, is based on Debbie's vivacious personality.
We are currently in the funding stage again--but hope to have good news soon....
After their 100th Mission - The happy faces of F-105 pilot Gerald Gustafson and his EWO, Russel Brownlee
Lt. Col. John Piowaty - famed for his 'go to hell' mustache
Patzi...with a Z!