Norm & Company: Jack Garner

Norm & Company: Jack Garner

Sat, 07/11/2020 - 9:00pm - 9:30pm

Jack Garner

Credit: Carlos Oritz 

In memory of Jack Garner, WXXI-TV presents this episode from 2017, where Jack shares his love of movies, music, and Rochester.

In honor of Jack Garner, who passed away on Sunday, July 5th at the age of 75, WXXI brings viewers an encore presentation of Norm & Company: Jack Garner, airing Saturday, July 11, 2020 at 9 p.m. on WXXI-TV. 

In 2017, the then retired chief film critic for the Democrat and Chronicle and the Gannett newspaper chain, joined WXXI President Norm Silverstein for Norm & Company. Jack talked about growing up in Williamsport, PA, his college days at St. Bonaventure for undergrad and Syracuse University for grad school, and how he landed his job with the D&C and Gannett. He also shared one of his proudest moments, his all-time favorite movies, and stories of interviewing some of Hollywood’s most famous actors.