Posts Tagged ‘robert prosky’

In Memoriam…

Monday, February 23rd, 2009

AMPAS HISTORY

IN MEMORIAM

 

Just a few of the stars who passed away last year that were not mentioned in last evenings Academy Award ceremony.

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Lest we forget…

 

Ann Savage

ANN SAVAGE (1921-2008)

 

Eartha Kitt

EARTHA KITT (1927-2008)

 

Sam Bottoms

SAM BOTTOMS (1955-2008)

 

 

Robert Prosky

ROBERT PROSKY (1930-2008)

 

Beverly Garland

BEVERLY GARLAND (1926-2008)

 

Irving Brecher

IRVING BRECHER (1914-2008)

 

Yma Sumac

YMA SUMAC (1922-2008)

  

Edie Adams

 EDIE ADAMS (1927-2008)

 

Anita Page

ANITA PAGE (1910 – 2008)

 

Fred Crane

FRED CRANE (1918-2008)

 

getty-estelle1

ESTELLE GETTY (1923-2008)

 

George Carlin

GEORGE CARLIN (1937-2008)

 

Harvey Korman

HARVEY KORMAN (1927-2008)

 

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Obit…Robert Prosky

Wednesday, December 10th, 2008

OBITUARY

Robert Prosky dies at 77; stage, TV and film actor appeared in ‘Hill Street Blues’

 

Robert Prosky portrayed many characters, including a desperate real estate salesman in “Glengarry Glen Ross” on stage and the avuncular Sgt. Stan Jablonski in TV’s “Hill Street Blues.”

 

By Adam Bernstein
December 10, 2008

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Reporting from Washington — Robert Prosky, a character actor with hundreds of film, TV and stage credits, and whose roles included an avuncular sergeant on the NBC police drama “Hill Street Blues” and a desperate real estate salesman in David Mamet’s play “Glengarry Glen Ross,” has died. He was 77.    (Click on ‘Continue Reading’ for more)

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