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I am a staff writer@latimes. I write about films, TV, theater and DVDS, specializing in classic Hollywood. I also love animals

Actors ready for close-ups in ‘Styling the Stars’

buffalonews.com — A dashing and debonair Cary Grant posing in his swim trunks for a photographer on the set of his 1957 tear-jerking romantic drama "An Affair to Remember."Doris Day, dressed in pajamas and fuzzy bedroom slippers, mugging for the camera on the soundstage of her 1967 spy comedy ...

Classic Hollywood: Carl Weathers of 'Rocky' is still a hit with fans

latimes.com — Carl Weathers' iconic performance as the brash heavyweight boxing champ Apollo Creed in the 1976 Oscar winner "Rocky" transformed the former pro football player into an overnight sensation. But Weathers wasn't prepared for the onslaught of attention for his role as the nemesis of Sylvester Stallone's Rocky Balboa, the endearingly sweet underdog Creed chooses as his next opponent in the ring.

Gerald McRaney puts his heart into his role in 'The Best of Me'

latimes.com — Gerald McRaney is just an old softie who wears his heart on his sleeve whenever he talks about his wife of 25 years, "Designing Women" actress Delta Burke. "Ten years ago, I had lung cancer," said the actor, 67, who came to fame in the lighthearted 1981-88 CBS detective series "Simon & Simon."

Hollywood actors ready for their close-ups

mercurynews.com — Posted: 10/14/2014 12:47:32 PM PDT Updated: 10/14/2014 12:47:33 PM PDT A dashing and debonair Cary Grant posing in his swim trunks for a photographer on the set of his 1957 tear-jerking romantic drama "An Affair to Remember." Doris Day, dressed in pajamas and fuzzy bedroom slippers, mugging for the camera on the soundstage of her 1967 spy comedy "Caprice."

Returning to 'The Wonder Years' world

latimes.com — When adolescents Kevin Arnold and Winnie Cooper had their first kiss in the pilot episode of the Emmy-winning ABC series "The Wonder Years," it also marked the first time that Fred Savage and Danica McKellar, who played those roles, had kissed anyone romantically.

From ‘Patton’ to ‘Fury,’ tank films that roll

graphics.latimes.com — Brad Pitt and Shia LaBeouf star in "Fury," a World War II action drama, opening Oct. 17, about a U.S. armored division sent on a mission behind enemy lines in Europe during the waning days of the conflict.

Dennis Hopper's personal collection to be on exhibit at USC

latimes.com — When the iconic actor, director and artist Dennis Hopper died in 2010 at the age of 74, his family discovered that he was something of a pack rat.

Lois Smith, a veteran actor, is just reaching her 'Prime'

latimes.com — Even after six decades, Lois Smith still feels a thrill whenever she steps out on stage. "In a certain way, I guess the excitement probably deepens like other things do," said Smith, 83, who received the Obie Lifetime Achievement Award last year for her work off-Broadway and earned Tony nominations in 1990 for "The Grapes of Wrath" and in 1996 for Sam Shepard's "Buried Child."

Brian Stokes Mitchell steps off Broadway - for 'Simply Broadway'

latimes.com — When Brian Stokes Mitchell became a father a decade ago, he made a conscious decision to take a hiatus from the Broadway stage. Mitchell had been a dominant force on the Great White Way since his electrifying, Tony Award-nominated performance as the tragic hero Coalhouse Walker Jr. in the 1998 musical "Ragtime."

Actors ready for close-ups in 'Styling the Stars'

latimes.com — A dashing and debonair Cary Grant posing in his swim trunks for a photographer on the set of his 1957 tear-jerking romantic drama "An Affair to Remember." Doris Day, dressed in pajamas and fuzzy bedroom slippers, mugging for the camera on the soundstage of her 1967 spy comedy "Caprice."
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