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<br>These are actors, directors and producers of film who lived in Andover.
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Incidents in Andover or involving Andover residents:
== Laura Bernieri ==
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*[http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0076904/ IMBD Laura Bernieri]
 
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'''Next Stop Wonderland'''
 
*"Lights, Camera, Actions in Our Own Backyard (Next Stop Wonderland), ''Eagle Tribune'', December 26, 1999
 
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'''Her Proper Place: 100 Years of Women in Andover'''
 
 
*Wives Lend their Voices, Lives to Film. (''Her Proper Place'', about Phillips Academy spouses) ''Andover Townsman'' March 5, 1998.
 
 
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'''Delta Rising''' - A Blues Documentary
 
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== Mark Grant ==
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== Arson ==
 
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In 1997, two 15-year-old Andover males were arrested after multiple fires were lit downtown.
Mark Grant is a screenwriter and co-producer of television series including Perfect World and Empty Nest
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*[http://www.imdb.com/name/nm1157833/ IMBD Mark Grant]
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*"Fire-setting teenagers face 10 arson charges," ''Andover Townsman'', December 4, 1997, p. 1.
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'''Serial Intentions'''
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*"Finishing Up Serial Intentions", Townsman, February 8, 2001
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*"Grant Writing Leads to Independent Serial Intentions", Townsman, August 17, 2000
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== Robin Hessman ==
 
Robin Hessman grew up in Andover and is a graduate of Brown University with a dual degree in Russian and film. She spent eight years in Russia at the All-Russian State Institute of Cinematography, as well as directing Ulitsa Sezam, the Russian-language Sesame Street.
 
  
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*[http://www.pbs.org/pov/myperestroika/bio.php Robin's Biography]
 
*[http://www.newday.com/filmmakers/Robin_Hessman.html Form New Day Films]
 
*[http://www.imdb.com/name/nm1623464/ IMBD Robin Hessman]
 
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'''Portrait of Boy with Dog''' - *Robin and her co-director James Longley won an Academy Award For "Portrait of Boy with Dog" when they were both students in 1994.
 
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*"Film Wins Global Audience", ''Eagle Tribune'', July, 12, 1994
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== Destruction of Property ==
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'''My Perestroika''' - This documentary premiered at the 2010 Sundance Film Festival as part of the US Documentary competition.
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*"End of an Era Captured on Film: Andover Filmmaker Tells Stories of the Last Generation of Iron Curtain Kids", ''Townsman'', April 7, 2011, page 14
 
  
*Director Sees "My Perestroika" Open to TV Audience.(photo)(shown on WGBH POV show) ''Andover Townsman'' June 3, 2011, p. 11.
 
  
*[http://andover.mvlc.org/opac/en-US/skin/default/xml/rresult.xml?rt=keyword&tp=keyword&t=my%20perestroika&ft=&l=5&d=0&f=g&av= My Perestroika]<br>
 
  
== Matt McDermott ==
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== Drugs ==
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A home at 487 Lowell Street housed a methamphetamine lab.  Jay Keough and Ryan Emmett were arrested.  Keough's parents own the home.  Federal agents investigated.  The men were each sentenced to 5 years in prison.
  
An actor.
 
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See
 
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*[http://www.imdb.com/name/nm1281979/ Matt McDermott IMBD]
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*"Fear for youth led to tip on meth lab," ''Andover Townsman'', March 2009, p. 1.
*"Local Teen's Direction is Hollywood", Townsman, March 27, 2005
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*"Andover men get 5 years in meth lab case," ''Andover Townsman'', May 13, 2010.
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'''The Hollow'''
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*"Matt McDermott wins award for excellence for the Hollow at Tambakos Film Festival and Video Competition" Town Crossings, April 20, 2001
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'''Miracle Dogs'''
 
*a television Movie
 
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== Melanie Perkins ==
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Undercover Andover police arrested 3 people for a drug deal in which crushed laxatives were substituted for heroin.
Melanie Perkins is a director and writer of television documentaries.
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See
 
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*[http://www.imdb.com/name/nm3148803/ Melanie Perkins IMBD]
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*"Police: They sold laxatives as 'heroin'," ''Andover Townsman'', March 10, 2005, p. 1.
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'''Have You Seen Andy'''
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*"Andover Film Director Nominated for an Emmy", ''Townsman'', August 18, 2008 - a documentary about a lost Andover boy.
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== Alex Perry ==
 
An Andover native and Bridgewater State College student Alex Perry is winning awards for filmmaking in Campus MovieFest
 
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'''Scrabble, The Motion Picture'''
 
Alex Perry won northern regional finale of Campus MovieFest
 
*"Andover Native Makes Award-Winning Short Film", June 17, 2009
 
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'''Grass Grow Green'''
 
June 3, 2010
 
*"Andover's Perry Takes Aim at National Recognition: Filmmaker Plans Hollywood Careers", ''Townsman'', June 3, 2010
 
*"Aspiring Film Maker on Target, ''Townsman'', June 3, 2010
 
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== Murder ==
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Murder of Jorge Martinez of Andover by George Arroyo of Lawrence
  
== Jackson Quinn ==
 
A Filmmaker who won awards in the Homegrown Film Festival.<br>
 
 
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*"Lights, Camera Action in Our Own Backyard (Ravol's Van Wounded Bird and Spread the Love Around() won awards in Homegrown Movie Festival" Eagle Tribune, ''Eagle Tribune'', December 26, 1999
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*"Andover Teen Shot to Death," ''Eagle Tribune'', June 22, 2004.
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== Stephen Stapinski ==
 
Stephen Stapinski, a native of Andover, is an actor, director and producer who has appeared in 10 films. <br>
 
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*[http://www.imdb.com/name/nm1100320/ IMBD Stephen Stapinski]
 
  
  
'''Sporting Dog''' - A short film based on a mystery short story called "Child Support".
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Nurse Bessie Mae Skeels accused of murdering Florence W. Gay
  
*"Dog Fetches Award for Andover Producer" Andover Townsman, September 30, 1999
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*"Film Wins National and International Awards: Best Short Film in Festival (CMJ Independent Film Channel)", Eagle Tribune, July 12, 1994
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*"Cries of murder, poisoning in quiet 1919 Andover," ''Andover Townsman'', November 1, 2007.
*"Local Film Company Runs with the Big Dogs", ''Townsman'', September 30, 1999 - Stephen acted in and directed this film.
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*"A look into the life of an accused killer," ''Andover Townsman'', November 8, 2007.
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*"Murder trial ends with Independence Day: Bessie Mae ruled not guilty," ''Andover Townsman'', November 15, 2007.
  
  
== Bruce Twickler ==
 
  
Bruce Twickler is a producer, director, and writer for documentaries and television movies.
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== Pornography ==
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A former Merrimack College dean, Edward Popper, was charged with possessing child pornography.
  
 
See
 
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*[http://www.imdb.com/name/nm2331164/ Bruce Twickler IMBD]
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*"Police charge former dean in porn case: Seize children's images from computer of ex-Merrimack College professor," ''Eagle Tribune'', August 16, 2008, p. 1.
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'''Damrell's Fire'''
 
*"Forgotten Fire-Stopper", ''Townsman'', July 13, 2006 - A Documentary about Boston's Chief John Damrell who applied hist technical understanding of fire fighting to the establishment of new building codes as a  result of the Boston Fire of 1872 or [http://www.damrellsfire.com/Boston_1872_Fire_1.html Damrell's Fire].
 
 
 
  
 
  
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== Sexual ==
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The Sex Offender Registry Board tracks sex offenders.  Juveniles are frequently involved in sexual assault cases.
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*"Sex-based crimes by youth have attention of police, schools: Education credited with 4-year reduction in assault reports," ''Andover Townsman'', September 9, 2004, p. 1.
  
  
 
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Revision as of 10:35, 1 June 2013

Incidents in Andover or involving Andover residents:


Arson

In 1997, two 15-year-old Andover males were arrested after multiple fires were lit downtown.

See

  • "Fire-setting teenagers face 10 arson charges," Andover Townsman, December 4, 1997, p. 1.



Destruction of Property

Drugs

A home at 487 Lowell Street housed a methamphetamine lab. Jay Keough and Ryan Emmett were arrested. Keough's parents own the home. Federal agents investigated. The men were each sentenced to 5 years in prison.

See

  • "Fear for youth led to tip on meth lab," Andover Townsman, March 2009, p. 1.
  • "Andover men get 5 years in meth lab case," Andover Townsman, May 13, 2010.


Undercover Andover police arrested 3 people for a drug deal in which crushed laxatives were substituted for heroin.

See

  • "Police: They sold laxatives as 'heroin'," Andover Townsman, March 10, 2005, p. 1.



Murder

Murder of Jorge Martinez of Andover by George Arroyo of Lawrence

See

  • "Andover Teen Shot to Death," Eagle Tribune, June 22, 2004.


Nurse Bessie Mae Skeels accused of murdering Florence W. Gay

See

  • "Cries of murder, poisoning in quiet 1919 Andover," Andover Townsman, November 1, 2007.
  • "A look into the life of an accused killer," Andover Townsman, November 8, 2007.
  • "Murder trial ends with Independence Day: Bessie Mae ruled not guilty," Andover Townsman, November 15, 2007.



Pornography

A former Merrimack College dean, Edward Popper, was charged with possessing child pornography.

See

  • "Police charge former dean in porn case: Seize children's images from computer of ex-Merrimack College professor," Eagle Tribune, August 16, 2008, p. 1.



Sexual

The Sex Offender Registry Board tracks sex offenders. Juveniles are frequently involved in sexual assault cases.

See

  • "Sex-based crimes by youth have attention of police, schools: Education credited with 4-year reduction in assault reports," Andover Townsman, September 9, 2004, p. 1.



--Kim 15:33, May 31, 2013 (EDT)

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