Review: “Outlawed in Pakistan, Brooklyn Da”

Two news programs concern themselves with justice Tuesday night, and the one people are less likely to watch is clearly the more worthy and extraordinary. A PBS “Frontline” production, “Outlawed in ...

John Kerr obituary

Actor who starred as the troubled pupil in Tea and Sympathy on stage and screen The actor John Kerr, who has died aged 81, won a Tony award in his first starring role on the Broadway stage, as Tom in ...

Kerr's Biggest Box-Office Hit: Musical About Romance and Racism During WWII

Kerr in the 1958 box-office blockbuster musical South Pacific (seen above with love interest France Nuyen) and his (few) other post-Tea and Sympathy efforts [Please check out the previous article: ...

Whitney Houston, Jennie Rivera and more of 2012's Gone but Not Forgotten

As a new year dawns, a tribute to those we've lost in the year now ending is merited ... and in 2012, those sad milestones have encompassed some of the most popular personalities in television ...

Ben Gazzara obituary

Forceful actor who built a 60-year career in the Us and Europe Few screen debuts have equalled the searing malevolence of Ben Gazzara's Iago-inspired Jocko De Paris in The Strange One (1957). The ...

Rip Ben Gazzara

It is with great sadness that we report the passing of Ben Gazarra. The actor passed away in New York City on Friday (3rd February) after battling pancreatic cancer. He was 81. Gazarra, born Biagio ...

Ben Gazzara obituary

Prolific actor who built a 60-year career in the Us and Europe Few screen debuts have equalled the searing malevolence of Ben Gazzara's Iago-inspired Jocko De Paris in The Strange One (1957). The ...

'Big Lebowski' Actor Dead At 81

'Big Lebowski' Actor Dead At 81 New York — Ben Gazzara, whose powerful dramatic performances brought an intensity to a variety of roles and made him a memorable presence in such iconic productions over the decades as the original ...

Ben Gazzara Dead: Actor Dies At 81

Ben Gazzara Dead: Actor Dies At 81 New York — Ben Gazzara, whose powerful dramatic performances brought an intensity to a variety of roles and made him a memorable presence in such iconic productions over the decades as the original ...

Bye-Bye Yesterday

Last week I did a piece on how early syndication of movies to TV provided a culturally unifying base for Baby Boomers. Most of us, however, probably think of syndication as being less about movies and ...

Reality Producer Eddie Barbini Signs Deal With Discovery Studios

Discovery Studios, the production arm of Discovery Communications, has signed a long-term overall deal with veteran reality producer Eddie Barbini of Blue Frog Pictures who will produce series and ...