Archive for the 'Actors' Category

HISTORY WAS MADE ON THIS DAY

todayinhistory

sandy kozel 3
SANDY KOZEL

See the source image
Dick Clark (Richard Wagstaff Clark)
(November 30, 1929 – April 18, 2012)

See the source image

The original ABC network debut of American Bandstand began
on this day in 1957 and continued until 1987.

No Tags

posted by Bob Karm in Actors,Actress,American Bandstand,DEATH,DEBUT,HISTORY,Statue of Liberty and have No Comments

CHARACTER ACTOR HAS DIED AT 85

The Cast of The Waltons: Then and Now | DailyDisclosure
Anthony Wilford Brimley (September 27, 1934 – August 1, 2020)

(AP) – Wilford Brimley, who worked his way up from movie stunt rider to
an indelible character
actor who brought gruff charm, and sometimes
menace, to a range of films that included “Cocoon” (1985)“The Natural”
(1984) and “The Firm” (1993) has
died.

Brimley’s manager Lynda Bensky said the actor died Saturday morning
in a
Utah hospital. She said he was on dialysis and had several medical
ailments.

 


1982

Quaker Oats W/ Wilfred Brimley (1991) - YouTube | Oats quaker ...

No Tags

posted by Bob Karm in Actors,CURRENT EVENTS,DEATH,HISTORY,MOVIES and have No Comments

COWBOY BORN IN PORTLAND, OREGON

BOB STEELE 1930's and 40's Cowboy movie star. I remember those ...

Bob Steele - Autographed Inscribed Photograph | HistoryForSale ...
Bob Steele (Robert Adrian Bradbury)
(January 23, 1907 – December 21, 1988)

 

Steele was born in Portland, Oregon, into a vaudeville family
Robert North Bradbury and the former Nieta Quinn. He had
a twin brother, Bill, also an actor. After years of touring, the
family settled in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California.

 

 

Amazon.com: Billy the Kid's Gun Justice by Bob Steele: Movies & TV
1940

 

 


Vintage western belt buckle.

 

No Tags

posted by Bob Karm in Actors,Cowboy,HISTORY,MOVIES,PORTLAND'S PAST and have No Comments

GUINNESS RECORD HOLDER IS DEAD AT 88

  Young Regis Philbin | WNEW 1130 AM                                                          GUESS WHO | Young celebrities, Celebrity babies, Celebrity ...
    
At 86, Regis Philbin is still the life of the party
Regis Francis Xavier Philbin (August 25, 1931 – July 24, 2020) 
   

Often called “the hardest working man in show business”, Regis Philbin was 
known for hosting
talk and game shows since the 1960s. He holds the Guinness World Record for the most hours on US television. His trademarks include his excited manner, his wit, and his irreverent ad-libs. He died of natural causes.

Regis Philbin, television personality and host, dies at 88

No Tags

posted by Bob Karm in Actors,Awards,Broadcasting,CURRENT EVENTS,DEATH,HISTORY,New release,RADIO,TV and have No Comments

TELEVISION ICON HAS DIED AT 98

Carl Reiner - Autographed Signed Photograph | HistoryForSale Item ...

Comedian and actor Carl Reiner has died aged 98
Carl Reiner (March 20, 1922 – June 29, 2020)

Comedian, actor, director, screenwriter, and publisher Carl Reiner’s career
spanned seven decades. During the early years of television comedy from
1950 to 1957, he co-wrote and acted on Caesar’s Hour and Your Show of
Shows
, starring
Sid Caesar. In the 1960s, Reiner was best known as the
creator, producer, writer, and actor on The Dick Van Dyke Show.

Amazon.com: Dick Van Dyke Show: Carl Reiner's Favorites (3pc) [DVD ...

Carl Reiner talks Dick Van Dyke Show Mel Brooks and Trump tweets

No Tags

Tags:
posted by Bob Karm in Actors,Broadcast news,Comedian,Comedy,CURRENT EVENTS,DEATH,Director,HISTORY,MOVIES,News release,Sitcom,TV series,Writer and have No Comments