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Who isThe Magician“?

Marlin Briscoe - MarlinBriscoemovie.comThe Magician is Marlin Briscoe. is pleased to bring you the latest on a film about the life, the addictions, and the self-resurrection of one of the Miami Dolphins 1972 players. Marlin Briscoe was not just another NFL athlete. Briscoe was the first black QB to start in the NFL. A pioneer who has received little of the recognition he so deserves. A Jim Valvano Courage Award winner, Briscoe’s life took him from the ghettos of Omaha, Nebraska in the 50’s to the Los Angeles nightlife that almost killed him. This is the story of a man who escaped his addictions and now helps others with his story.

West Omaha Films, LLC, a group founded by David B. Clark, Terry Hanna, and actor John Beasley was formed in 2006. The group is currently developing the film that will be based on Briscoe’s autobiography, “The First Black Quarterback: Marlin Briscoe’s Journey to Break the Color Barrier and Start in the NFL“.

While the film is currently being developed, you can keep up with all of the new developments here on or by visiting the official movie web page,

On this page you will find exclusive content that has been published on the website. Including links to each of the articles published here as well as the links to each interview of Mr. Briscoe, and all other interviews with the West Omaha Films group executives, as well as all other film interests, simply click the desired link below to each. This page will update regularly as new content is provided.

It is not just a film, it’s a life.

Phinphanatic Articles

Introduction Article 1

Article 2 Article 3

Marlin Briscoe Interviews

First Second Third

Terry Hanna Interview

John Beasley Interview

Patrick Coyle (screenwriter)