Man From Earth: The Series

A project in Hollywood, Los Angeles, CA by Richard Schenkman & Eric D. Wilkinson

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The further adventures of John Oldman, Jerome Bixby's Man From Earth.
Backers: 669
Average Pledge Per Backer: $72

Funded: $48,462 of $40,000
Dates: Jul 22nd -> Aug 21st (30 days)
Project By: Richard Schenkman & Eric D. Wilkinson
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Latest News

A Bonus Video

August 17th - via:
As you hopefully know, we've posted a number of short videos in which several of the cast members of the original "Man from Earth" movie reminisced about making the film, or interacting with fans. Here's a clip in which Richard Riehle ("Dr. Will... (Read More)

We Promised Something Big, and Here It Is:

August 16th - via:
Thanks to your incredibly generous support, we have hit the first "stretch goal" of $45,000! Incredible!! Thank you so much. Now, with only four days left in the campaign, we're pushing for $50,000, and if we hit it, we're proud to offer this... (Read More)

Just Five Days Left!

August 15th - via:
Hi - There are only five days left in the campaign. That's the good news and the bad news. On one hand, we've theoretically hit our goal and we're going to be funded.... on the other hand, all it would take is a few backers pulling out and we'd drop... (Read More)

Two Weeks In!

August 4th - via:
This hour marks exactly two weeks since the campaign began, and the results speak for themselves: we've reached and surpassed our original goal, and we have a stunning 529 backers (as of this moment). People have written to offer all kinds of... (Read More)

The Five Hundred

August 2nd - via:
Just this morning we picked up our 500th backer... It's a beautiful number, nice and round, full of significance in both mathematics and automobile racing. We're deeply grateful to each and every one of you. For our  purposes, it feels a bit like a... (Read More)

It's time announce a STRETCH GOAL!

July 31st - via:
If we hit $45,000, EVERY supporter who has pledged $29 or more will ALSO receive a .pdf of the shooting script for the original film "Jerome Bixby's The Man From Earth" AS WELL AS an .mp3 download of the COMPLETE SOUNDTRACK to that motion picture.... (Read More)

Well... Look at That!

July 31st - via:
A few minutes ago, that magical 469th backer came on board... the supporter who put us over the top. As of right now -- with three weeks left in the campaign -- we hit our basic goal of $40,000. We're proud and humbled, but mostly deeply grateful to... (Read More)

One Week In

July 29th - via:
Hi!! Right now, at this moment, we're just about exactly one full week into the campaign... and, remarkably, we're within shouting distance of the basic goal. This is extraordinary!  It's very encouraging, because it represents the support of nearly... (Read More)

Three Hundred Seventy Nine

July 27th - via:
Happy Saturday night!  (or whatever time it is where you are...) A little while ago we picked up our 379th backer. It's an incredible number, especially considering the campaign is a mere five and a half-days old. In fact, I've gotten congratulatory... (Read More)

40% -- Three Days In! (Plus a message from "Edith")

July 25th - via:
Wow!  We're off to a heck of a start... after only about three full days, we're a solid 40% of the way toward reaching our initial goal. Thank you!! We'd be nowhere without you! At this rate, we'll need about 750 more backers to reach our goal;... (Read More)

Man From Earth: The Series Gets A Kickstarter Campaign

July 24th - via:
A sequel to 2007's The Man From Earth, Man From Earth: The Series, now has a Kickstarter campaign. (Read More)

End of Day Two... and a message from John Billingsley

July 23rd - via:
Hi there -- Well, we're nearing the end of the second day of the campaign, and things are going pretty well. We're more than 30% of the way toward our goal, with more than 250 backers. But the fact is, we'll probably need about 1000 backers to... (Read More)

What an amazing first day!

July 23rd - via:
Dear Supporter: You are awesome!! Because you didn't wait -- because you jumped right in on the first day -- we are going to be at least 25% of the way toward our initial goal by the time the campaign has been running a mere 24 hours. I don't even... (Read More)

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