2011-12-29 / Front Page
Following his star
Freeport’s Alexander Libby assists Oscar-nominated director with 9/11 film, London Olympics ceremony
FREEPORT — As a child, Freeport native Alexander Libby didn’t know that putting on puppet shows and plays for his family would pay off. But when a scene in the new Warner Bros. film “Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close” called for leading actor Tom Hanks to put on a shadow puppet show, Libby’s childhood experience proved essential to the veteran actor.