NPR logo

Helen Stickler and Ken Park

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/1404463/1404464" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
Helen Stickler and Ken Park

Helen Stickler and Ken Park

Helen Stickler and Ken Park

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/1404463/1404464" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">

Helen Stickler's new documentary, Stoked: The Rise and Fall of Gator, tells the story of former skateboarding star Mark "Gator" Rogowski. Rogowski is now serving 31 years in prison for the rape and murder of a former girlfriend. Ken Park, a former skateboarder and friend of Rogowski, is interviewed in the film. Park is now the president and CEO of John Galt Media. Stickler is an Emmy-nominated writer, producer and director of documentary films and commercials.

We no longer support commenting on NPR.org stories, but you can find us every day on Facebook, Twitter, email, and many other platforms. Learn more or contact us.