Man In Wheelchair
Fleeing Extra in Crowd
Doctor on tape recorder
"Boris Karloff: The Frankscience Monster", 1969.
3 Biographical Movies |
3 Print Biographies |
1 Interview |
12 Articles |
Forest J. Ackerman | Forest J Ackerman | Forrest Ackerman | Forry J. Ackerman | Forry Ackerman
6' 1" (1.85 m)
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My wife and I were listening to the radio, and when someone said 'hi-fi' the word 'sci-fi' suddenly hit me. If my interest had been soap operas, I guess it would have been 'cry-fi,' or James Bond, 'spy-fi.'
He put up a flyer in a Los Angeles bookstore, announcing a science-fiction club he was starting. A teenager named Ray Bradbury
attended the club meetings. Later, Ackerman helped Bradbury start his own sci-fi magazine, "Futuria Fantasia". He also helped pay for a trip to New York that helped launch Bradbury's writing career.