John Barbour – “Real People,” Frank Sinatra and the Death of JFK
John Barbour is a legend in the entertainment industry. In 1992 he wrote and directed the award-winning The Garrison Tapes, which director Oliver Stone heralded as “the perfect companion piece to my movie JFK.” In 2017, 25 years later, he wrote and directed Part 2 entitled The American Media and the 2nd assassination of President John F. Kennedy, which leading researchers applaud as “the definitive film on JFK and the rise of fake news.”
John Barbour, known as the “the godfather of reality TV” created, co-hosted, co-produced, and wrote Real People – the first reality show, which was number one on NBC for three years during the early 1980s. Barbour moved to the United States in the early 60s with his comedy act, particularly his 1965 album, It’s Tough to Be White, which dealt in part with civil rights and black-white relations. Barbour hosted the pilot for The Gong Show in the mid-70s. He also directed and wrote the 1992 documentary The JFK Assassination: The Jim Garrison Tapes and in 2017 he wrote and Directed Part 2 called The American Media and The 2nd Assassination of President John F. Kennedy.
John Barbour, The Wittiest Man In America (Is a Canadian!) (coming soon)
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