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Shep Gordon, BA ’68 Visits UB

On Thursday, October 23, Shep Gordon, BA ’68, a well-known talent manager, Hollywood film agent and producer will be on campus for a special showing of the film Supermensch The Legend of Shep Gordon. All students are invited to attend this FREE special event.

Thursday, October 23
201 Student Union Theater
| 1 p.m.
followed by a student 
Q&A with Shep

After graduating from UB, Shep headed to LA and became friends with Janis Joplin, Jim Morrison and Jimi Hendrix. Shep managed rock stars such as Pink Floyd, Luther Vandross, Teddy Pendergrass and Alice Cooper, and later went on to manage chefs such as Emeril Lagasse. The film tells the story of the much-loved Hollywood insider and was directed by Mike Myers, of Saturday Night Live and Austin Powers fame.

Watch the movie trailer

Student Video Contest

Think you have what it takes? Top 3 videos will be shown before the film and Shep Gordon will select the winners.

Prizes: 1st place: $150 | 2nd place $75 | 3rd place $25 VISA gift cards

The submissions are in…see who Shep will select to win the top prizes at the movie screening on Oct. 23.

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