Craig B. Highberger, 2005 Photo by Jack Mitchell
Birmingham, Alabama based Writer/Producer/Director Craig Highberger's first feature-length documentary "Superstar in a Housedress" the life and legend of Warhol Superstar Jackie Curtis was released theatrically in the United States and Canada in 2004-2005, garnering such praise as "Bright and entertaining" - Stephen Holden, New York Times and "Bitchy, Catty, Moving and Hilarious" - New York Magazine. The film, which is narrated by Lily Tomlin, was released on DVD in June 2005 in tandem with Highberger's book of the same name (published by Penguin imprint Chamberlain Bros.) MTV Logo began broadcasting it in fall 2005. It is available for rent exclusively from Netflix.
Highberger has more than 25 years experience in broadcast, industrial and corporate communications. He has written, produced and directed many programs marketed nationally to the corporate and scholastic markets. His client list includes: American Express, Avery Dennison, Delta Airlines, McDonald's, Procter & Gamble, Sears Roebuck & Company, United Airlines, U.S. Department of Energy and Upjohn.
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