Monday, December 28, 2015

The Royal Podcast of Oz: A Tribute to Rob Roy MacVeigh

The 100th episode of The Royal Podcast of Oz​ is a tribute to the late Rob Roy MacVeigh. Sam Milazzo​ and Jared Davis briefly discuss what they know about Rob's never-realized animated film version of The Wonderful Wizard of Oz. Then Eric P Gjovaag​, Karyl Carlson​ and Marilyn Carlson share their memories of Rob, followed by David Maxine​ and a brief word from Eric Shanower​. Then Garrett Kilgore​ reads a number of anecdotes about Rob from some of his friends.

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Rob Roy MacVeigh, mid 1980s (photo by Peter Hanff)

Rob Roy MacVeigh, 1975 (photographer unknown, courtesy of David Maxine)
Rob Roy MacVeigh, about 1992 (Courtesy of the International Wizard of Oz Club)
Detail from the cover of The Wonderful Cut-Outs of Oz
Glinda from The Wonderful Cut-Outs of Oz
One of Rob's "Roxbears" (courtesy of David Maxine)

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