The Projectionist

Kotler, Steven
December 2004
Variety;12/6/2004 V Life Supplement, p107
Trade Publication
Features motion picture projectionist Lee Tucker. Personal and career background; Role in the development of a home theater owned by singer Michael Jackson at Neverland Ranch in Santa Barbara, California; Views on his career.


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