Chunk to Bring ‘Truffle Shuffle’ to WSU

OGDEN, Utah – Jeff Cohen, better known as Lawrence “Chunk” Cohen from the 1985 Steven Spielberg movie “The Goonies,” will speak at Weber State University Nov. 10 at noon in the Shepherd Union Ballroom. Cohen will talk to the audience about the famous movie, the rest of the movie’s and the new Goonies movie.

Since his role in Spielberg’s film about the search for legendary pirate treasure in the Pacific Northwest, Cohen graduated with a business administration degree from the University of California-Berkeley in 1996. He then earned a law degree from the University of California-Los Angeles. In 2002, Cohen started an entertainment law firm in Los Angeles.

The event is free to the public. Members of the community who attend are encouraged to park at the Dee Events Center and ride the Wildcat Express at no cost.


Nikki Nicholas, student activities coordinator

801-626-7850 ·

Travis Clemens, office of Media Relations

801-626-7212 ·