TITLE

Gooden goes Hollywood

PUB. DATE
September 1996
SOURCE
Jet;09/02/96, Vol. 90 Issue 16, p46
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that New York Yankees pitcher Dwight Gooden has announced that he accepted a deal to make a motion picture of his life. His history of drug and alcohol abuse; His athletic achievements.
ACCESSION #
9609117625

 

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