Archive for May 6th, 2011

Valentino’s 116th Birthday

Friday, May 6th, 2011

HAPPY BIRTHDAY!

Happy Birthday Rudolph Valentino!!

 

 

Rudolph Valentino

1895 – 1926

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Sada Thompson’s Obituary

Friday, May 6th, 2011

OBITUARY

Sada Thompson dies at 83; stage and TV actress known for playing matriarch on ‘Family’

 

 

 

The actress won an Emmy for her role as Kate Lawrence on the 1970s dramatic series set in Pasadena. She won a Tony for playing four roles, a mother and her daughters, in ‘Twigs.’

 

Dennis McLellan
Los Angeles Times
May 6, 2011

 

Sada Thompson, a Tony Award-winning actress best known to TV viewers for her Emmy Award-winning role as the matriarch in the 1970s dramatic TV series “Family,” has died. She was 83.

 

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Arthur Laurent’s Obituary

Friday, May 6th, 2011

OBITUARY

Arthur Laurents dies; playwright and Broadway director

 

 

 

Laurents, who won two Tony Awards, wrote the books for the classic Broadway musicals ‘West Side Story’ and ‘Gypsy.’ His screen credits include ‘The Way We Were’ and ‘Rope.’

 

By Dennis McLellan
Los Angeles Times
May 6, 2011

 

Arthur Laurents, a Tony Award-winning playwright and director who wrote the books for the classic Broadway musicals “West Side Story” and “Gypsy” and later wrote the hit movies “The Way We Were” and “The Turning Point,” died Thursday. He was believed to be 93.

 

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