Conchata Ferrell Dies, Two and a Half Men's Berta, Dead at 77

Conchata Ferrell Dies, Two and a Half Men's Berta, Dead at 77 TV veteran and three-time Emmy nominee Conchata Ferrell, has died. She was 77. Per Deadline, the actress passed away on Monday at California's Sherman Oaks Hospital. Ferrell was hospitalized ...

Conchata Ferrell, ‘Two and a Half Men’ Star, Dies at 77

Conchata Ferrell, ‘Two and a Half Men’ Star, Dies at 77 Conchata Ferrell, best known for her role as Berta the housekeeper on “Two and a Half Men,” died on Tuesday in Sherman Oaks, a rep for Warner Bros. Television confirmed to Variety. She was 77. “Two ...

Emmy Nominee Conchata Ferrell, aka Two and a Half Men's Berta, Dead at 77

Emmy Nominee Conchata Ferrell, aka Two and a Half Men's Berta, Dead at 77 TV veteran and three-time Emmy nominee Conchata Ferrell, best known for playing housekeeper Berta on the CBS sitcom Two and a Half Men, has died at the age of 77. Per our sister site Deadline, ...

Charlotte Rae, Housemother on ‘The Facts of Life,’ Dies at 92

Charlotte Rae, Housemother on ‘The Facts of Life,’ Dies at 92 Charlotte Rae, who had a six decade career as an actress and was best known as the wise housemother on “The Facts of Life,” died Sunday in Los Angeles. She was 92. The Tony and Emmy nominated actress ...

'The Facts of Life' and 'Diff’Rent Strokes' Star Charlotte Rae Has Died at Age 92

Rest in peace, Charlotte Rae. The beloved Facts of Life and Diff’Rent Strokes star sadly died at age 92 in her La home on Sunday, Aug. 5, her rep confirmed to Entertainment Weekly. Charlotte had ...

The Facts of Life's Charlotte Rae Dead at 92, Remembered by Costars

The Facts of Life's Charlotte Rae Dead at 92, Remembered by Costars Charlotte Rae, best known for her role as Mrs. Garrett on both Diff’rent Strokes and its spinoff The Facts of Life, has died at the age of 92. Rae was diagnosed with pancreatic cancer seven years ago, ...

Charlotte Rae, Mrs Garrett in ’80s Sitcom ‘The Facts of Life,’ Dies at 92

Charlotte Rae, Mrs Garrett in ’80s Sitcom ‘The Facts of Life,’ Dies at 92 Charlotte Rae, best known as the lovable house mother Mrs. Edna Garrett on the ’80s sitcom “The Facts of Life,” has died following a battle with cancer. She was 92. Last April, Rae announced she had ...

Marvin Hamlisch, Oscar-Winning Film Composer, Dies At Age 68

A moment of silence seems inappropriate for the great film composer Marvin Hamlisch, who passed away in Los Angeles at the age of 68. The three-time Oscar winner contributed so many memorable scores ...

Interview: Actor James Cromwell on Role in Oscar-Nominated ‘The Artist’

Chicago – The character actor has always been a fixture in Hollywood culture, and there are few as unique as James Cromwell. He’s had many memorable roles in films like “Babe,” “L.A. Confidential” and ...

Lanford Wilson's 'Lemon Sky' revived off-Broadway

If only Lanford Wilson's autobiographical "Lemon Sky" were completely of its time, in 1950s suburbia. If only young gay men didn't have to hide who they are and be shunned by their parents, then this ...

Lanford Wilson Dies; Sade and Jay-z Team Up; George Lopez Apologizes to Kirstie Alley

Photo By Dan Herrick / Dmi / Rex Features/Courtesy Everett Collection From left, Edward Norton, Lanford Wilson and Salma Hayek in New York City. Lanford Wilson dies; Jay-z and Sade team up; George ...

Playwright Wilson Dies

Playwright Lanford Wilson has died at the age of 73. The Pulitzer Prize-winning dramatist passed away on Wednesday in a care facility in Wayne, New Jersey, according to the Associated Press. Wilson, ...

Older Gay Characters Finally Get Some Screen Time on “Brothers & Sisters”

You want to talk about media invisibility? Try finding a gay man on television who is over 50 – much less a couple of older gay men being in any way sexual or romantic. You might have better luck ...

Keeping 'Vigil'

"Listening" is the key to good acting, according to Helen Stenborg. Co-starring Off-Broadway at the DR2 Theatre in Morris Panych's "Vigil" gives her the chance to exercise that talent. This two-hander ...

Ask the Flying Monkey! (April 22, 2009)

Have a question about gay male entertainment? Ask the Monkey! (Please include your city and state and/or country.) Q: Groeten (i.e. “Greetings!”): Ever since I started to watch The Oc, I was ...