Archive for January, 2008

Obit…Heath Ledger

Wednesday, January 23rd, 2008


Ledger’s death is a shock to Hollywood, fans


 Heath Ledger


The body of the 28-year-old Oscar-nominated actor is discovered in his New York apartment. A cause of death has not been determined, officials say.



By Geoff Boucher, Matea Gold and Paul Lieberman
Los Angeles Times Staff Writers
January 23, 2008


NEW YORK — The death of 28-year-old Heath Ledger, hailed as one of the great hopes among his generation of actors, was a brutal shock for Hollywood on Tuesday and grimly ended any hope that the day would be a simple celebration of this year’s Oscar nominations.   (Click on ‘Continue Reading’ for more)



Welcome to My Blog…

Tuesday, January 1st, 2008



Blog. Short for web log, an online, regularly updated journl or newsletter that is readily accessible to the general public by virtue of being posted on a website. Blogs typically report and comment on topics of interest to the author. What follows will be comments of interest to this author, Allan Ellenberger — part of which will be the process in writing a biography of the actress, Miriam Hopkins (above). Please check back regularly for updates and news about what’s going on in my life and the progress of the Miriam Hopkins biography.