Jan Lewandowski

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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Film to explain Lewan's rise and fall as polka kingPottsville Area Development Corp. executive director, Lewan plans to attend Fri
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 7 days ago
Pottsville Area Development Corp. executive director, Lewan plans to attend Friday's screening. A native of Poland, Jan Lewandowski immigrated to Canada in 1972 and eventually came to the United States, becoming a citizen in 1986. Settling... Read more
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The Morning Call
Polka, Ponzi and prison: Jack Black stars in Netflix film about Hazletown's Jan LewanJan Lewandowski built a polka empire from his base in Hazleton in Luzerne Count
The Morning Call / Posted 10 days ago
Jan Lewandowski built a polka empire from his base in Hazleton in Luzerne County, only to watch it crumble after his arrest on fraud charges. Lewandowski's rise and fall is played for laughs in “The Polka King,” starring Jack Black as the flamboyant... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Polka, Ponzi and prison: Jack Black stars in new biopicArticle Tools Jan Lewandowski built a “polka empire” from his base in Hazleton
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 12 days ago
Article Tools Jan Lewandowski built a “polka empire” from his base in Hazleton only to watch it crumble after his arrest on fraud charges. Lewandowski’s rise and fall is played for laughs in “The Polka King,” starring Jack Black as the flamboyant... Read more
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Gulf News
Jack Black returns with new biopic ‘Polka King’Jan Lewandowski’s rise and fall is played for laughs by the actor Jan Lewandow
Gulf News / Posted 14 days ago
Jan Lewandowski’s rise and fall is played for laughs by the actor Jan Lewandowski built a “polka empire” from his base in Hazleton, Pennsylvania, only to watch it crumble after his arrest on fraud charges.Lewandowski’s rise and fall is played for... Read more
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The Columbian
‘Polka King’ faces downfallJan Lewandowski built a “polka empire” from his base in Hazleton, Pa., only to
The Columbian / Posted 17 days ago
Jan Lewandowski built a “polka empire” from his base in Hazleton, Pa., only to watch it crumble after his arrest on fraud charges. Lewandowski’s rise and fall is played for laughs in “The Polka King,” starring Jack Black as the flamboyant Polish... Read more
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The Morning Call
Polka, Ponzi and prison: Jack Black stars in new biopicJan Lewandowski built a “polka empire” from his base in Hazleton in Luzerne Cou
The Morning Call / Posted 20 days ago
Jan Lewandowski built a “polka empire” from his base in Hazleton in Luzerne County, only to watch it crumble after his arrest on fraud charges. Lewandowski's rise and fall is played for laughs in “The Polka King,” starring Jack Black as the... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
NEWSMAKERSincluding Harvey Weinstein, Charlie Rose and Kevin Spacey. Polka, Ponzi and pr
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 20 days ago
including Harvey Weinstein, Charlie Rose and Kevin Spacey. Polka, Ponzi and prison: Jack Black stars in new biopic Jan Lewandowski built a “polka empire” from his base in Hazleton, Pennsylvania, only to watch it crumble after his arrest on... Read more
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Times Leader
Polka, Ponzi and prison: Jack Black stars in new biopicJan Lewandowski built a “polka empire” from his base in Hazleton, only to watch
Times Leader / Posted 20 days ago
Jan Lewandowski built a “polka empire” from his base in Hazleton, only to watch it crumble after his arrest on fraud charges. Lewandowski’s rise and fall is played for laughs in “The Polka King,” starring Jack Black as the flamboyant Polish emigre... Read more
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WPXI Pittsburgh
Polka, Ponzi and prison: Jack Black stars in new biopicJan Lewandowski built a "polka empire" from his base in Hazleton, Pennsylvania,
WPXI Pittsburgh / Posted 20 days ago
Jan Lewandowski built a "polka empire" from his base in Hazleton, Pennsylvania, only to watch it crumble after his arrest on fraud charges. Lewandowski's rise and fall is played for laughs in "The Polka King," starring Jack Black as the flamboyant... Read more
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TribLIVE
Polka, Ponzi and prison: Jack Black stars in new biopicJournalShaler JournalPine Creek JournalTriblive Online Only Jan Lewandowski
TribLIVE / Posted 21 days ago
JournalShaler JournalPine Creek JournalTriblive Online Only Jan Lewandowski built a “polka empire” from his base in Hazleton, Pennsylvania, only to watch it crumble after his arrest on... Read more
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The World
Polka, Ponzi and prison: Jack Black stars in new biopicIn a Jan. 22, 2017 photo, Jan Lewandowski, right, better known as Jan Lewan, em
The World / Posted 21 days ago
In a Jan. 22, 2017 photo, Jan Lewandowski, right, better known as Jan Lewan, embraces actor and comedian Jack Black at the premiere of “The Polka King” at the Sundance Film Festival in Park City, Utah. Lewandowski’s rise and fall is the subject of... Read more
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Lincoln Journal Star
Polka, Ponzi and prison: Jack Black stars in new biopicIn a Jan. 22, 2017 photo, Jan Lewandowski, right, better known as Jan Lewan, em
Lincoln Journal Star / Posted 21 days ago
In a Jan. 22, 2017 photo, Jan Lewandowski, right, better known as Jan Lewan, embraces actor and comedian Jack Black at the premiere of “The Polka King” at the Sundance Film Festival in Park City, Utah. Lewandowski’s rise and fall is the subject of... Read more
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The Sentinel
Polka, Ponzi and prison: Jack Black stars in new biopicIn a Jan. 22, 2017 photo, Jan Lewandowski, right, better known as Jan Lewan, em
The Sentinel / Posted 21 days ago
In a Jan. 22, 2017 photo, Jan Lewandowski, right, better known as Jan Lewan, embraces actor and comedian Jack Black at the premiere of “The Polka King” at the Sundance Film Festival in Park City, Utah. Lewandowski’s rise and fall is the subject of... Read more
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The Times of Northwest Indiana
Polka, Ponzi and prison: Jack Black stars in new biopicIn a Jan. 22, 2017 photo, Jan Lewandowski, right, better known as Jan Lewan, em
The Times of Northwest Indiana / Posted 21 days ago
In a Jan. 22, 2017 photo, Jan Lewandowski, right, better known as Jan Lewan, embraces actor and comedian Jack Black at the premiere of “The Polka King” at the Sundance Film Festival in Park City, Utah. Lewandowski’s rise and fall is the subject of... Read more
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Santa Maria Times
Polka, Ponzi and prison: Jack Black stars in new biopicIn a Jan. 22, 2017 photo, Jan Lewandowski, right, better known as Jan Lewan, em
Santa Maria Times / Posted 21 days ago
In a Jan. 22, 2017 photo, Jan Lewandowski, right, better known as Jan Lewan, embraces actor and comedian Jack Black at the premiere of “The Polka King” at the Sundance Film Festival in Park City, Utah. Lewandowski’s rise and fall is the subject of... Read more
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Sioux City Journal
Polka, Ponzi and prison: Jack Black stars in new biopicIn a Jan. 22, 2017 photo, Jan Lewandowski, right, better known as Jan Lewan, em
Sioux City Journal / Posted 21 days ago
In a Jan. 22, 2017 photo, Jan Lewandowski, right, better known as Jan Lewan, embraces actor and comedian Jack Black at the premiere of “The Polka King” at the Sundance Film Festival in Park City, Utah. Lewandowski’s rise and fall is the subject of... Read more
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Daily Herald
Polka, Ponzi and prison: Jack Black stars in new biopicJan Lewandowski built a "polka empire" from his base in Hazleton, Pennsylvania,
Daily Herald / Posted 21 days ago
Jan Lewandowski built a "polka empire" from his base in Hazleton, Pennsylvania, only to watch it crumble after his arrest on fraud charges. Lewandowski's rise and fall is played for laughs in "The Polka King," starring Jack Black as the flamboyant... Read more
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Rapid City Journal
Polka, Ponzi and prison: Jack Black stars in new biopicIn a Jan. 22, 2017 photo, Jan Lewandowski, right, better known as Jan Lewan, em
Rapid City Journal / Posted 21 days ago
In a Jan. 22, 2017 photo, Jan Lewandowski, right, better known as Jan Lewan, embraces actor and comedian Jack Black at the premiere of “The Polka King” at the Sundance Film Festival in Park City, Utah. Lewandowski’s rise and fall is the subject of... Read more
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The Middletown Press
Polka, Ponzi and prison: Jack Black stars in new biopicIn a Jan. 22, 2017 photo, Jan Lewandowski, right, better known as Jan Lewan, em
The Middletown Press / Posted 21 days ago
In a Jan. 22, 2017 photo, Jan Lewandowski, right, better known as Jan Lewan, embraces actor and comedian Jack Black at the premiere of “The Polka King” at the Sundance Film Festival in Park City, Utah. Lewandowski’s rise and fall is the subject of... Read more
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Arizona Daily Sun
Polka, Ponzi and prison: Jack Black stars in new biopicIn a Jan. 22, 2017 photo, Jan Lewandowski, right, better known as Jan Lewan, em
Arizona Daily Sun / Posted 21 days ago
In a Jan. 22, 2017 photo, Jan Lewandowski, right, better known as Jan Lewan, embraces actor and comedian Jack Black at the premiere of “The Polka King” at the Sundance Film Festival in Park City, Utah. Lewandowski’s rise and fall is the subject of... Read more
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The Janesville Gazette
Polka, Ponzi and prison: Jack Black stars in new biopicJan Lewandowski built a "polka empire" from his base in Hazleton, Pennsylvania,
The Janesville Gazette / Posted 21 days ago
Jan Lewandowski built a "polka empire" from his base in Hazleton, Pennsylvania, only to watch it crumble after his arrest on fraud charges. Lewandowski's rise and fall is played for laughs in "The Polka King," starring Jack Black as the flamboyant... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Polka, Ponzi and prison: Jack Black stars in new biopicIn a Jan. 22, 2017 photo, Jan Lewandowski, right, better known as Jan Lewan, em
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 21 days ago
In a Jan. 22, 2017 photo, Jan Lewandowski, right, better known as Jan Lewan, embraces actor and comedian Jack Black at the premiere of “The Polka King” at the Sundance Film Festival in Park City, Utah. Lewandowski’s rise and fall is the subject of... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
Polka, Ponzi and prison: Jack Black stars in new biopic(AP) Jan Lewandowski (yahn leh-vahn-DAHV'-skee) built a "polka empire" from his
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted 21 days ago
(AP) Jan Lewandowski (yahn leh-vahn-DAHV'-skee) built a "polka empire" from his base in Hazleton, Pennsylvania, only to watch it crumble after his arrest on fraud charges. Lewandowski's rise and fall is played for laughs in "The Polka King,"... Read more
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The Morning Call
Movie on Pennsylvania's 'Polka King’ to debut on Netflix next monthbe released to Netflix on Jan. 12. The trailer, which is available from YouTub
The Morning Call / Posted 27 days ago
be released to Netflix on Jan. 12. The trailer, which is available from YouTube, is about 2 minutes long. Lewan, born Jan Lewandowski, performed with his orchestra throughout Northeast Pennsylvania and at casinos in Atlantic City, New Jersey... Read more

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