LUKE ZAMPERINI

THIS SPEAKER'S SET FEE PLACES HIM/HER WITHIN THE RANGE OF:

$7,500 and under
 
TRAVELS FROM: California

VIDEOS:

SPEECH TITLES AND/OR TOPICS   Click Here for Detailed Description

  • UNBROKEN: Louis Zamperini's Story of Survival, Resilience and Redemption

Categories

After Dinner Speaker | Celebrity | Inspiration | Patriotism | Sports | Teamwork | Personal Development

Biography

Luke Zamperini is the son of Louis Zamperini, one of World War II’s most well-known prisoners of war and hero of the 1936 Olympics in Berlin.  Louis Zamperini is the subject of Laura Hillenbrand’s latest book, Unbroken: A World War II Story of Survival, Resilience, and Redemption. This book has repeatedly been in the number one position on The New York Times Bestseller list.

A feature film based on the book Unbroken was released on Christmas Day 2014 directed by Angelina Jolie. Ms. Jolie began fighting for an opportunity to direct Louis’ story after reading Laura Hillenbrand’s book. Ms. Jolie has called Louis a “true hero and a man of immense humanity, faith and courage.” 

Luke Zamperini is also an Executive Producer to a sequel of Unbroken which is on the way from the film’s original producer Matt Baer and God’s Not Dead franchise director Harold Cronk which looks at the life of hero Louis Zamperini post WWII. The faith-based film — to be distributed by Pure Flix — is based on the second half of the book from author Laura Hillenbrand. The film is entitled Unbroken: Path to Redemption.

Luke had accompanied his Father to hundreds of speaking engagements spanning nearly 50 years. He is thoroughly versed in every aspect of Louis’ incredible story of bravery and survival. His father’s accounts of his struggle as a POW fighting for his life were Luke’s bedtime stories growing up, and now he is honored to have the opportunity to watch these stories influence the lives of others.    

When Luke Zamperini speaks to audiences about his father, he adds a unique perspective.  Luke focuses on how the discipline of athletics, scouting, and education prepared Louis to survive his incredible ordeal at sea, and would subsequently help him to endure cruelty and humiliation as a prisoner of war. He stresses that it was Louis’ preparedness that would equip him for his countless ordeals.

Luke identifies key incidents and concepts in his father’s life that have shaped and molded his own character, compelled him into a life of service, and led him to a career in the field of emergency preparedness.

Luke Zamperini is the Chief Inspector and Public Information Officer for the City of Los Angeles Department of Building and Safety.  He specializes in employee training and disaster preparedness.

Luke is also a musician, an avid golfer, and a Bible teacher. He resides in southern California with his wife and his son, Louis’ only grandchild.

Louis Zamperini passed away on July 2, 2014. Luke is fully honored and prepared to continue carrying the torch of his Fathers’ legacy.

BOOKS    Search For A Book

  • Unbroken by Laura Hillenbrand

Live chat by BoldChat
My Favorite Speakers
 

Similar Speaker

Jessica Melore
Despite facing death, a leg amputation at age 16, a heart transplant, and two bouts of cancer, Jessica Melore refused to give up on life. Her awe-inspiring journey leaves her audiences uplifted and profoundly moved. Featured on Good Morning America,
More>>

Rolf Benirschke
Rolf Benirschke was the place-kicker for the San Diego Chargers from 1977 -1987, and set 16 team records before retiring as the third most accurate kicker in NFL history. He received numerous honors including the NFL Man of the
More>>

Scott Lope
Scott Lope has dedicated his life to animal advocacy—for all animals. Whether it’s a dog in need of an emergency foster home or a monkey at a sanctuary in desperate need of a new enclosure, he has always found
More>>

Jehan Sadat
Jehan Raouf, the first girl and third child of her Egyptian father, Safwat Raouf, and her British mother, Gladys Cotterill, was born in Cairo, Egypt. Fifteen years later, she unexpectedly came face to face with Egypt's national hero,
More>>


TRANSLATE:

Architects, developers and facility managers have selected Brikley's performance-engineered toilet partition and shower cubicle with confidence since 1998. As a market leader, Brikley delivers building owner value through design excellence, multiple options, code compliance, and long-lasting durability. If you choose us, we can provide best toilet partition systems for you.

At List Outdoor, we are happy to provide unbiased and informative reviews of the most popular outdoor gears. From the camping tent to backpack to crossbow, you can totally expect our regular update of the latest in-season reviews of outdoor products.
The achievements of rolex replica watches in Swiss Fake Rolex Watchmaking are the fruit of a constantly innovative approach at the service of highly distinctive aesthetics. You should know men always like watches. They will cost much for fake rolex watches. Sometimes men also like cheap replica watches in fact. And sometimes you may need replica watches when you went out. The luxury replica watches can make you perfect in your life. I just like Replica Watches for some reasons! Their freedom and importance have enabled the representation of time with luxury replica watches market. The pieces that adhere to the replica watches uk highest standards.You may like designer replica watches online. They are high quality replica watches to men. Its past as an inventor has given rise to a style that favours volume and shapes. All kinds of Replica Watches UK store for sale. But in my opinion, choosing high quality fake swiss watches is a good thing to men.