Pam Grier to appear at Reel Art in Berwyn
Reel Art Collectibles is pleased to announce a special in-store appearance by the Queen of Black Cinema: Pam Grier. September 6th 2012 from 5 pm to 7 pm. Ms Grier will be signing copies of her autobiography FOXY: A Life in Three Acts as well as posters and photos—Ms Grier will charge for her autograph and photos.
Ms Grier became famous in the early 1970s, after starring in a string of successful women in prison and blaxploitation films such as 1974’s Foxy Brown. Her career was revitalized in 1997 after her appearance in Quentin Tarantino’s film Jackie Brown. She received a Golden Globe nomination for Best Actress. She has also been nominated for a SAG as well as a Satellite Award for her performance in the iconic film Jackie Brown. She received an Emmy Award nomination for her work in an Animated Program Happily Ever After: Fairy Tales for Every Child. Rotten Tomatoes has ranked her as the second Greatest Female Action Heroine in film history. Director Quentin Tarantino remarked that she may have been cinema’s first female action star.
Reel Art Collectibles is located at 6727 Stanley in Berwyn Illinois. The store is open 11am-7pm Thursday-Sunday. Phone number is 708 288 7378.