Press Releases for Wordplay

  1. New Season of Emmy®Award-Winning PBS Series Independent Lens to Kick-off with the Broadcast Premiere of the Hit Documentary Wordplay

    September 14, 2007

    (San Francisco, CA) — WORDPLAY focuses on the man most associated with crossword puzzles, New York Times puzzle editor and NPR “Puzzle master,” Will Shortz. Director Patrick Creadon introduces us to this passionate hero and to the inner workings of his brilliant and often hilarious contributors, including syndicated puzzle creator Merl Reagle.

  2. Hit Documentary Wordplay to Air Fall 2007 on the Emmy Award-Winning PBS Series Independent Lens

    June 27, 2007

    (San Francisco, CA) — WORDPLAY focuses on the man most associated with crossword puzzles, New York Times Puzzle Editor and NPR Puzzlemaster Will Shortz. Director Patrick Creadon introduces us to this passionate hero and to the inner workings of his brilliant and often hilarious contributors, including syndicated puzzle creator Merl Reagle. WORDPLAY