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16 May
2016

Stuffed Whale Productions Announces Completion of ‘Deaners’ Deaners

Stuffed Whale Productions is proud to announce the completion of ‘Deaners’, a short form documentary featuring a good number of loyal fans...

26 Mar.
2016

Chicago On Wheels James Dean

LB and Matt converse with Lee Raskin about his latest book "On the Road to Salinas" which details the last week of James Dean's life...

12 Jan.
2016

James Dean crash site in Cholame is a reminder of what might have been James Dean

In October 2014, a famous movie star sat at the counter inside the Jack Ranch Café. But because his face was partially...

22 Dec.
2015

60th Anniversary Commemoration Pt. 5 James Dean

In early June 1955, hundreds of Warner Bros. technicians and actors converged on a little dot on the Texas map called Marfa.

15 Dec.
2015

That’s me in the picture: Marcus Winslow plays with his cousin, James Dean, at home in Fairmount, Indiana, 1955 James Dean

Jimmy was like my older brother. He was a normal kid. He was kind and playful. No one ever dreamed he’d be a star.

1 Dec.
2015

60th Anniversary Commemoration Pt. 4 James Dean

Jimmy telephoned his friend and insurance agent, Lew Bracker advising him that he was trading his MG TD for a new 356 Porsche Super Speedster and he would need some new overage immediately.

23 Nov.
2015

60th Anniversary Commemoration Pt. 3 James Dean

There is no doubt that Jimmy tried to push harder whenever he could. Whether it was racing the Czech CZ, playing basketball, or performing in a high school play; he exhibited an explicit kind of passion.

5 Nov.
2015

60th Anniversary Commemoration Pt. 2 James Dean

Jimmy's neighbor, Mildred Carter, recalled, "I got to know Jimmy in 1946 when he came down to our motorcycle shop on his little Whizzer motorbike. Later on, when Jimmy had his first real motorcycle, a 'Czech,' he was streaking around town and was absolutely everywhere. Speed was his thing...

22 Oct.
2015

60th Anniversary Commemoration Pt. 1 James Dean

Ten-year old Jimmy's relentlessness was evident to his school friends. He was always pursuing a new and daring project. He made an elevator in the barn's loft, but nearly broke his back when it collapse and sent him hurling to the floor.

21 Sep.
2015

James Dean Birth Site Dedication 9/30 James Dean

A dedication to James Dean's Birth site in Marion, IN this weekend.

15 Sept.
2015

James Dean’s Last Drive: The Official 60th Anniversary

Hollywood, CA - September 30, 2015 marks the 60th Anniversary of the car wreck that claimed the life of legendary Hollywood icon, actor and car and race enthusiast James Dean.

20 July.
2015

Saving Fairmount: James Dean's Hometown

James Dean and Fairmount need your help. Consider donating to keep the town looking its best, so Jimmy can flourish for years to come.

8 Jun.
2015

Lost James Dean Slideshow James Dean

A reveal/showing of unseen James Dean photographs from his time learning photography with Robert Schatt.

1 Apr.
2015

James Dean Birth Site Dedication James Dean

A dedication to James Dean's Birth site in Marion, IN.

12 Feb.
2015

Allure Eyewear - James Dean Press Release James Dean Eyeware

Allure Eyewear to launch James Dean™ Sun and Optical Collections this holiday 2014

05 Nov.
2014

Allure Eyewear Debuts James Dean Collection James Dean Restaurant

JAMES’ FRAMES: Apparently the biker motorcycle jacket is no longer the only one of James Dean’s signature looks that is having a revival.

26 Mar.
2014

James Dean Tribute Drive and Video

James Dean's Last Drive is a music video tribute to the legendary actor (and budding musician) James Dean and his last drive pursuing his passion of cars and racing.

26 Feb.
2014

Officially Licensed James Dean Restaurant in Prague James Dean Restaurant

Located in the largest city of the Czech Republic, James Dean Prague, is a 50’s themed restaurant adorned with pictures of the legendary actor James Dean.

03 Feb.
2014

James Dean in a Super Bowl Commercial

An NFL Super Bowl commercial for Chrysler, featuring James Dean.

27 Jan.
2014

The Phoenix Project Launches a James Dean Collection James Dean Clothing from the Phoenix Project

Clothing recreated form James Dean's iconic collection.