Tuesday, December 29, 2009

Michael Nesmith

Robert Michael Nesmith (December 30, 1942) is an American musician, songwriter, actor, producer, novelist, businessman, and philanthropist, perhaps best known for his time in the musical group The Monkees and on the TV series of the same name. Michael Nesmith is notable as a songwriter, including "Different Drum" sung by Linda Ronstadt with the Stone Poneys, as well as executive producer of the cult film Repo Man. In 1981 Nesmith won the first Grammy Award given for Video of the Year for his hour-long Elephant Parts.

When Nesmith was 13 his mother invented a typewriter correction fluid later known commercially as Liquid Paper.

Source: Wikipedia


Krista Meister said...

I have a special place in my heart for the Monkees. Wonderful portrait.

Possum Patty said...

I like the little bit different style of lines on this one! Excellent.