Archive for December 25th, 2012

Jack Klugman Obituary

Tuesday, December 25th, 2012

OBITUARY

Jack Klugman dies at 90; star of TV’s ‘The Odd Couple,’ ‘Quincy’

 

 

Klugman, a three-time Emmy winner, portrayed the slovenly sportswriter Oscar Madison opposite Tony Randall on the ‘Odd Couple’ and later played a crime-solving medical examiner on ‘Quincy.’

 

 

By Dennis McLellan
Special to The Times
December 24, 2012

 

Jack Klugman, the three-time Emmy Award-winning actor best known for his portrayals of slovenly sportswriter Oscar Madison on TV’s “The Odd Couple” and the title role of the murder-solving medical examiner on “Quincy, M.E.,” died Monday at his home in Woodland Hills. He was 90.

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Charles Durning Obituary

Tuesday, December 25th, 2012

OBITUARY

Charles Durning dies at 89; Tony winner also got Oscar, Emmy nods

 

 

He broke through at 49 in ‘That Championship Season.’ In film, he impressed in ‘The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas’ and on TV was costar of ‘Evening Shade.’

 

By Dennis McLellan
Los Angeles Times
December 25, 2012

 

Charles Durning, a Tony Award-winning actor whose prolific work in films and television included supporting roles in the classic comedy “Tootsie” and the TV sitcom “Evening Shade,” died Monday. He was 89.

 

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