The Frank Lackteen Story
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Learn about the journey of Lebanese immigrant Frank Lackteen, from Lawrence to a five-decade career in Hollywood.
On Sunday, February 9, journalist and film historian Omar Mouallen will relate the little-known story of Frank Lackteen, a Lebanese immigrant who made his way from Lawrence to Hollywood. Lackteen embarked on a five-decade career in movies, trading on his vaguely foreign appearance to portray a variety of stereotyped ethnic villains. Mr. Mouallen, actually a relative of Mr. Lackteen, will share his deep research on Lackteen and on the movie industry practices that both limited and enabled hisView more
1 Jackson Street, Lawrence, MA 01840