James Hannon

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James Hannon (born 1967 in Norwood, Bronx, New York), is an Irish-American author and filmmaker.

Career[edit]

Hannon may be best known for his documentary "Out of Our Dens: The Richard and the Young Lions Story" (2004), about the 1960s garage band Richard and the Young Lions.

In August 2010, Hannon released his self-published book Lost Boys of the Bronx: The Oral History of the Ducky Boys.[1] The book, formerly a video documentary project, focuses on the real life Ducky Boys gang in the Bronx in the mid-1960s, as seen in the feature film The Wanderers (1979).

Bronx author James Hannon near his childhood apartment

In June 2018, Hannon released his self-published book Anatomy of a Cosplayer: Tales from Behind the Mask.[2] The book tells the behind-the-scenes stories of people who put on costumes and go out to events such as comic book conventions, Renaissance fairs and charity events.

Filmography[edit]

Year Film Role
2004 Out of Our Dens: The Richard and the Young Lions Story Director, Producer, Writer

Bibliography[edit]

  • "Lost Boys of the Bronx: The Oral History of the Ducky Boys Gang" (August 2010)[1]
  • "Anatomy of a Cosplayer: Tales from Behind the Mask" (June 2018)[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Hannon, James (August 2010). "Lost Boys of the Bronx". AuthorHouse. Retrieved October 22, 2018.
  2. ^ a b Hannon, James (June 2018). "Anatomy of a Cosplayer". AuthorHouse. Retrieved October 22, 2018.

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