Date(s): 01/12/2018 Time: 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Guest Appearance by Actor Michael Dante at Heritage Days
Award-winning actor and author, Michael Dante will be a special guest during this week’s Heritage Days and Apacheland Reunion.Dante received the Golden Boot Award; the Oscar of Westerns, the Silver Spur Award; the Golden Globe of Westerns, and many more.
Michael penned his autobiography, Michael Dante – From Hollywood to Michael Dante Way in 2014 with stories about being under contract to 3 major studios, including many of the 30 films and 150 television shows he appeared in including his journey through Hollywood during the Golden Years leading to a street named after him in his hometown of Stamford, Connecticut, ‘Michael Dante Way.’
Michael co-starred in two films with Audie Murphy, Arizona Raiders and Apache Rifles,
that were filmed in and around the Apache Junction and Tucson areas of Arizona. He will be one of the celebrity guests of honor at Heritage Days this Saturday and Sunday. Michael will show the film Apache Rifles in the Elvis Chapel on the Museum grounds on Friday, at 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. with a question and answer symposium after both showings.
Michael Dante played the title role in the classic film Winterhawk and has completed the sequel, in book form, entitled Winterhawk’s Land. The original film Winterhawk can be viewed on You Tube now, for free. He will be selling his autographed books, photos, and DVD’s all weekend.