Betty Lou Keim

Betty Lou Keim obituary in “Hollywood Reporter” in 2010. Betty Lou Keim, who played Frank Sinatra’s out-of-control niece in the 1958 melodrama “Some Came Running,” died Jan. 27 at her home in Chatsworth, Calif., after a battle with lung cancer. She was 71. Keim also portrayed a daughter having trouble communicating with her divorced mom […]

Kathleen Hughes

Kathleen Hughes. Wikipedia Kathleen Hughes (born Elizabeth Margaret von Gerkan; November 14, 1928) is an American film, stage, and television actress. Hughes’ uncle, F. Hugh Herbert, was a playwright who authored Kiss and Tell and The Moon is Blue. Her desire to act was inspired by a film she saw featuring Donald O’Connor, which gave her the idea that “acting looked like fun.” […]

Geoff Hinsliff

Geoff Hinsliffe Geoffrey Hinsliff (born 1937 in Leeds, West Riding of Yorkshire) is an English actor best known for his portrayal of Don Brennan in Coronation Street from 1987 to 1997. He had previously played other characters in the same programme, in 1963 and 1977. He originally trained at RADA, before making his television debut in an episode of Z-Cars. He went on to […]

Suzan Ball

Suzan Ball. Wikipedia. Suzan Ball (February 3, 1934 – August 5, 1955) was an American actress. She was a second cousin of fellow actress Lucille Ball. She was married to actor Richard Long. She had her leg amputated in January 1954, as a result of both a tumour and an accident she had. She died at age 21 […]

Topol

Topol. Wikipedia Chaim Topol (Hebrew: חיים טופול‎, born September 9, 1935), also  known as Topol, is an Israeliactor, singer, comedian, voice artist, film producer, author, and illustrator. He is best known for his portrayal of Tevye the Dairyman, the lead role in the musical Fiddler on the Roof, on both stage and screen, having performed this role more than 3,500 times […]

Clive Revill

Clive Revill. Wikipedia. Clive S elsby Revill (born 18 April 1930) is a New Zealand singer, character actor, and voice artist best known for his performances in musical theatre and on the London stage. Revill was born in Wellington, New Zealand, the son of Eleanor May (née Neel) and Malet Barford Revill. He attended Rongotai College. He originally trained to be an accountant in New Zealand, but […]

Mai Tai Sing

Mai Tai Sing (December 22, 1923 – July 11, 2018) was an American actress and businesswoman. Her acting credits include the TV series Hong Kong, Forbidden, and Strange Portrait. She was born in Oakland, California as May Tsang. Most of her young years were in Hong Kong. When she was about fourteen, she and her family moved back to the California Bay […]

Jennifer Warren

Jennifer Warren. Wikipedia. Jennifer Warren (born August 12, 1941) is an American actress and film director. She was born in the Greenwich Village section of New York City, the daughter of actress Paula Bauersmith and Dr. Barnet M. Warren, a dentist. Her uncle was Yiddish theatre actor and director Jacob Ben-Ami. Warren graduated from Elisabeth Irwin High School.  Warren made her Broadway debut in […]

Ray Fearon

Ray Fearon. Wikipedia. Raymond Fearon is a British actor who has worked extensively in theatre, and is known for playing garage mechanic Nathan Harding on ITV‘s long-running soap opera Coronation Street. Fearon was born in London, England, the son of West Indian parents, with 7 brothers and sisters. He was a promising junior tennis player in his early teens. After studying drama at Rose […]

Fredric March & Florence Eldridge

Fredric March obituary in “Los Angeles Times” in 1976. Fredric March, a two-time Academy Award winner whose stage and film acting career spanned more than half a century, died Monday at Mt. Sinai Hospital. March was 77 and had been in semi-retirement for several years. His agent, Phil Gersh, said the cause of death was […]