Archive for December 16th, 2010

Blake Edward’s Obituary

Thursday, December 16th, 2010

OBITUARY

Blake Edwards dies at 88; ‘Pink Panther’ director was master of slapstick comedy

 

  

Writer-director Blake Edwards was also known for his legendary disputes with studio chiefs, inspiring his Hollywood satire ‘S.O.B.’ He collaborated in film with his wife, Julie Andrews, and his movie ’10’ was a cinematic sensation in the 1970s.

 

Dennis McLellan,
Los Angeles Times
December 16, 2010

 

Blake Edwards, a writer-director whose “Pink Panther” comedies with Peter Sellers earned him a reputation as a master of sophisticated slapstick comedy and whose legendary disputes with studio chiefs inspired his scathing Hollywood satire “S.O.B.,” has died. He was 88.

 

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Neva Patterson’s Obituary

Thursday, December 16th, 2010

OBITUARY

Neva Patterson dies at 90; actress played Cary Grant’s fiancee in ‘An Affair to Remember’

 

  

Patterson’s career spanned six decades and more than 100 film and TV roles. She played an ambitious mother in the science-fiction NBC-TV movie ‘V’ and its sequel, the miniseries ‘V: The Final Battle.’

 

By Valerie J. Nelson
Los Angeles Times
December 16, 2010

 

Neva Patterson, a character actress who portrayed Cary Grant’s fiancee in the 1957 movie “An Affair to Remember” in a career that spanned six decades and more than 100 film and TV roles, has died. She was 90.

 

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