Richard Syrett speaks with a Hollywood casting director and filmmaker about the extraterrestrial envoy, Valiant Thor, who allegedly took up residence at the Pentagon for three years beginning in 1957.
GUEST: Craig Campobasso. Fresh out of high school, Craig Campobasso found himself working behind the scenes for four years on Frank Herbert’s epic feature film Dune. The father and daughter producing team, Dino and Raffaella De Laurentiis, and director David Lynch, were Craig’s first mentors into the business of filmmaking. Raffaella later hired him as a casting director on the popular Christmas movie Prancer, starring Sam Elliott, after he apprenticed as a casting associate on Steven Spielberg’s television show Amazing Stories for NBC. Learn more at strangeratthepentagon.com. Craig’s books include The Autobiography of an ExtraTerrestrial Saga: I AM Thyron, The Autobiography of an ExtraTerrestrial Saga: Waking Thyron and The Autobiography of an Extraterrestrial Saga: Thyron’s Dossier.