Supermensch: The Legend Of Shep Gordon

Synopsis

Shep Gordon is the consummate Hollywood insider. Though he isn't a household name, Gordon has become a beacon in the industry, beloved by the countless stars he has encountered throughout his storied career. Shep is known for managing the careers of Alice Cooper as well as stints with Blondie, Luther Vandross and Raquel Welch, among others - a career that began with a chance encounter in 1968 with Janis Joplin and Jimi Hendrix. He even found time to invent the "Celebrity Chef." Though the chef as star is part of the culture now, it took Shep's imagination, and his moral outrage at how the chefs were being treated, to monetize the culinary arts into the multi-billion dollar industry it is today. Personal friends with the Dalai Lama through his philanthropic endeavors with the Tibet Fund and the guardian of four children, Gordon's unlikely story will be told by those who know him best, his pals, including Alice Cooper, Michael Douglas, Sylvester Stallone, Anne Murray, Willie Nelson, Emeril Lagasse and more.

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Starring

Alice Cooper, Sylvester Stallone, Willie Nelson, Tom Arnold...

Directed by

Mike Myers / Beth Aala

Country Of Origin

USA

Language

English

The Guardian

"The film is a joy - whatta mensch!" ****

The Daily Star

"A sizzling saga of sex, drugs and rock ’n’ roll success" ****

The Hollywood Reporter

"Enormously entertaining."

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