Tag Archives: Reginald Denny

  • PBS to Air Special Encore of Anna Deavere Smith’s ‘Twilight: Los Angeles’

    Jun 9, 15 by Cherie Saunders Leave a comment


    *A film adaptation of Anna Deavere Smith’s one-woman classic “Twilight: Los Angeles, 1992″ will get a special rebroadcast on PBS this Friday (June 12) to mark the 23rd anniversary year of its theme – the Los Angeles riots. The show’s June 15, 1993 premiere in LA’s Mark Taper Forum made national news for its unconventional, multi-layered look at […]

  • Audio: Man who Beat Trucker Reginald Denny (in LA Riots) Breaks Silence

    Apr 30, 12 by jasmynecannick 14 Comments


    Scene depicting Williams dancing over hurt Reginald Denny in 1992 *LOS ANGELES, CALIF. – Damien “Football” Williams, 38, the infamous member of the L.A. Four  and the most recognized participant of L.A. riots due to the live news broadcast of his attack on white truck driver Reginald Denny and because of his memorable nickname which was repeated frequently […]