Rod Serling Memorial Foundation



Rod Serling Memorial Foundation
Binghamton, New York, U.S.A.
  "No one could know Serling, or view or read his work, without recognizing his deep affection for humanity ... and his
determination to enlarge our horizons by giving us a better understanding of ourselves."  
Gene Roddenberry

Rod Serling interviews Isaac Asimov about the Moon Landing
July 1969: Science Fiction brought to life

Rod Serling interviews Fred Pohl, John R. Pierce,
Isaac Asimov during the Moon landing

(1st 3:35 of 2 hours coverage on ABC)

Speak Your Mind [ ]

  "Everybody has to have a hometown, Binghamton's mine. When I dig back through memory... I get one particularly distinctive feeling ...of warmth, comfort and well-being."

Mad Men homage to The Twilight Zone

Earl Hamner, Jr. dies at 92.
Writer of eight classic Twilight Zone episodes,
including "The Hunt," and creator of The Waltons.
New York Times obituary

George Clayton Johnson, 1929—2015
 Member of California Sorcerers
Twilight Zone writers

Jack Klugman honors Rod Serling in 1988

Jack Klugman, 1922—2012
NY Times:
Tony Albarella:

Jack Klugman honors Rod Serling in 1988
Klugman helps dedicate
Rod's Hollywood star, 1988

Richard Matheson, 1926—2013

Richard Matheson and son
Southern California Sorcerers pillar
NPR obit includes videos of movies and "Nightmare at 20,000 Feet"
Matheson discusses his Twilight Zone scripts on YouTube
 Author and son share a
1980s magazine cover

Don Keefer, memorable in "It's a Good Life," dies at 98.

John Tomerlin, member of the California Sorcerers,
writer of "Number 12 Looks Just Like You"
and other TV series episodes and SF novels, dies at 84.

Podcasts, news and more at Twilight Zone Network

Visit the Twilight Zone Cafe message board

Anne Serling's book

Anne Serling's excellent
book is out!

As I Knew Him:
My Dad, Rod Serling

Read an Excerpt aims to republish out-of-print works,
and new work in the genre and spirit of Rod's work.

Newest Twilight Zone reboot will be online and interactive.

Rolling Stone magazine interviews Alex Lifeson of the band Rush—includes talk about their song "The Twilight Zone" on their 2112 album, and his admiration for Rod Serling.

Twilight Zone Vortex interviews novelist, poet, and RSMF member Chris Conlon, who chronicled the Southern California Sorcerers, writers of so many TZ episodes.

Remember that Kickstarter campaign to make a documentary about the Binghamton carousel? Watch the trailer! Then support a new campaign to market the film.

Check out The Twilight Zone Vortex, a blog
by Jordan Prejean and Brian Durant,
especially the insightful episode commentary!

Martin Grams, Jr.'s The Radio Career of Rod Serling

Apply for our scholarship given to a graduiating senior in
the Rod Serling School of Fine Arts at Binghamton High

Watch Writer/Producer/Actor David Simon receive the Serling Award from Ithaca College in a live-streamed ceremony on February 4 at the Paley Center in LA.

Stephen Colbert's hilarious tribute to the Twilight Zone

George Clayton Johnson dies at 86

Member of California Sorcerers Twilight Zone writers
author of Logan's Run & Star Trek's "Man Trap"

Remembrance from friend/editor Christopher Conlon

Congratulations to 2015 winners
of the
Rod Serling Scholarship!

Julia Guy - Skidmore College - Theater
Genevieve Mecklenborg - Pratt Institute - Film

UNKNOWN SERLING: An Episodic History
is a painstakingly researched, well-written and respectful look at Rod Serling and his legacy.
The first portion is out as an e-book:
The Bradbury, Kennedy, Pentagon and WWII stories.

Excellent, inexpensive, and available at Amazon;
for their Kindle reader, or for the free
Kindle reader app on IOS and Android

Radio interview of author Amy Boyle Johnston

David Rose's DVD Shelf Movie Reviews podcast reviews the 1983 Twilight Zone Movie, including what led up to it and how the tragedy during filming affected its very nature. Respectful, fun and informative!

Lakita Edwards's wonderful article on how Rod Serling and others contributed to her education features artwork by RSMF founding member Bob Keller.

Binghamton TV Station WSKG takes over
Rod Serling Video Film Festival

Channel Rod Serling on Twitter!
just read, or tweet your own episode pitch...

RSMF board member and editor Tony Albarella calls it his "nightcap to the As Timeless as Infinity series" — we call The Best of Rod Serling's Twilight Zone Scripts ten masterworks!

Requiem for Rod Serling:
Nice article about the recurring and intertwining
Twilight Zone themes of boxing, men, robots.

Jon Stewart does 40 funny seconds of Rod Serling,
ending an 8+ minute feature mocking New York's panicky reaction to Ebola. Starts at 7:45 in the playback.

A Halloween treat! Tour Binghamton's haunts, enjoy its magnificent 19th Century architecture, and hear how Rod's ghost may frequent his beloved Recreation Park.

Now this is ART! Ed Montalvo burns TZ scenes into
found wood
. View the art, and artist commentary.

Washington State ecology project promotes
the interest that it shares with Rod Serling.'s article on
Binghamton homages to Rod Serling

FOUND! 1957 audio recording of Sean Connery as Mountain McClintock in Requiem for a Heavyweight stage play

University of Cincinnati Professor shows historic trove of scripts from Rod's early Fifties career at WKRC-TV

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