New York Behind-the-Scenes Pictures
Marcus heads to the Big Apple to try to find the NYC of the 70s. He explores the stories of the Son of Sam, Harlem drug dealer Nicky Barnes and the Sex Pistol's Sid Vicious.
Marcus Sakey and Michael Chapman in NYCMarcus starts his Big Apple adventure by taking a ride with Michael Chapman, the man who shot the movie Taxi Driver. Michael did a great job of capturing the city's essence on film, and Marcus wanted to get his take on how tough the streets of NYC were in the '70s. 960 1280
Marcus Sakey performs at The Inspired WordMarcus reads the letters written by Son of Sam over and over to see the world through his eyes. Marcus then performs a short story based on the letters at The Inspired Word, a performance space for poets, writers, comedians and musicians. 960 1280
Marcus Sakey writing under a NYC bridgeMarcus looks into the story of punk rock singer Sid Vicious of the Sex Pistols and his groupie girlfriend, Nancy Spungen. Nancy was found stabbed, with Sid passed out in the same hotel room. He was arrested for the murder. 960 1280
Marcus Sakey, Handsome Dick Manitoba and his wife zoeyMany of Sid's friends and associates from the punk rock world couldn't believe that Sid could do such a thing. Marcus meets with Richard "Handsome Dick" Manitoba and his wife at their bar (a "temple of punk") to discuss Sid and Nancy. 960 1280
Marcus Sakey, Neelie Lythgow and Tony HernandezMarcus stays at one of the most haunted places in the US -- the historic Anchorage Hotel. He teams up with paranormal experts Neelie Lythgow and Tony Hernandez to call upon the ghost of slain police chief John J. Sturgus. 960 1280
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