Marius Goring

Marius Goring. Obituary in “Daily Telegraph” MARIUS Goring, the actor who has died aged 86, built his reputation on the stage, where he was a distinguished interpreter of Shakespeare; but on the screen he was allowed to give little hint of his time in the West End, or of his education at four continental universities, […]

Michael Greer

Michael Greer. Wikipedia. I Michael Greer (born James Robert Malley; April 20, 1938 — September 14, 2002[3]) was an American actor, comedian and cabaret performer. He is best known for his appearances in the films The Gay Deceivers and Fortune and Men’s Eyes, and for being one of the first openly gay actors to appear in major Hollywood films. Greer […]

Mike Gwilyn

Born in Neath, Gwilym is the brother of actor Robert Gwilym, son of Arthur Aubrey Remington Gwilym and Renée Mathilde Eugénie Léonce Dupont. His parents were the proprietors of a women’s clothing chain in Wales. Mike’s Belgian maternal grandfather was the oil industrialist Edmond Jules Dupont from Liège. Mike Gwilym’s interest in acting began while at Wycliffe Preparatory School, […]

Kathryn Grant

Kathryn Grant. Wikipedia. Born Olive Kathryn Grandstaff in West Columbia, Texas, she graduated from the University of Texas at Austin with a Bachelor of Fine Arts in 1955. Two years later she became Bing Crosby‘s second wife, being more than thirty years his junior. The couple had three children, Harry, Mary Frances, and Nathaniel.[2] She appeared as a guest star on her husband’s 1964–1965 ABC sitcom The Bing Crosby Show. Crosby […]

Liam Garrigan

Liam Garrigan. Wikipedia. Liam Thomas Garrigan (born 17 October 1981) is an English actor. As a youth he attended classes at Kingston upon Hull’s Northern Stage Company and was a student at Wyke College, Kingston upon Hull. His first television role was as Nic Yorke in the BBC continuing drama series Holby City. He is best known for his roles as Ian […]

Meg Foster

Meg Foster. Wikipedia Foster was born in Reading, Pennsylvania, to David and Nancy (née Adamson) Foster, and grew up in Rowayton, Connecticut with four siblings: sisters Gray, Jan, and Nina, and brother Ian.[1][2][unreliable source?] [3] She studied acting at the Neighborhood Playhouse School of the Theatre in New York.[4] In 1968, Foster acted in a Cornell Summer Theater production of John Brown’s Body.  Later […]

Frederic Forest

Frederic Forest. Wikipedia. Frederic Fenimore Forrest Jr. (born December 23, 1936) is an American actor. Forrest came to public attention for his performance in When the Legends Die (1972), which earned him a nomination for the Golden Globe Award for Most Promising Newcomer. He went on to receive Academy and Golden Globe Award nominations in the Best Supporting Actor category for his portrayal […]

Betty Field

Betty Field (February 8, 1913 – September 13, 1973) was an American film and stage actress. Field was born in Boston, Massachusetts to George and Katharine (née Lynch).  She began acting before she reached age 15 and went into stock theater immediately after graduating from high school. She attended the American Academy of Dramatic Arts in New York City. Producer/director George […]

Oreste Kirkop.

Oreste Kirkop biography from “Opera Vivra”. Oreste Kirkop (Chircop), Malta’s singing ambassador of the Fifties who achieved international fame was born at Hamrun on July 26, 1923, the sixth child among the ten siblings of Jean Chircop and Fortunata Panzavecchia. Discovered and trained first by the Maltese tenor Nicolo’ Baldacchino, and later by Giuseppina Ravaglia, the voice […]