Paralyzed from the neck down, Gordon Zahler rose from his deathbed to a fast-talking, Hollywood entrepreneur/idea man who traveled the world, lived hard, married, fantasized about water-skiing and chased his dreams to create one of the largest independent postproduction shops in Hollywood. While this is Jacobs? story about his coming to grips with his deformed uncle, himself and his mother, the silent victim to Gordon's recklessness, Wheeling the Deal is also a tip of the hat to the man who turned his back on the tion of ?I can?t.?
Chip Jacobs: Chip Jacobs, is an award-winning journalist whose investigative, environmental, and political pieces have been published in The Los Angeles Times, The Daily News of Los Angeles, LA Weekly, and CNN. Jacobs, a diehard USC Trojan and Beatles fan, lives in the Los Angeles-area with his wife and their two children.