Denise Black

English actress and singer Denise Black’s diverse career has spanned several critically acclaimed television and stage performances. Best known for her role as Denise Osbourne on Coronation Street, Black has also appeared as Hazel Tyler in Queer as Folk and its follow-up series, Cucumber, and as Joanie Wright in Emmerdale. Her other TV appearances include […]

Sean Barrett

Sean Barrett. Wikipedia He began acting as a child appearing on BBC children’s television and in films such as Bang! You’re Dead, A Cry from the Streets, War and Peace, The Genie and Four Sided Triangle. Years later he made many appearances in television and films including ITV Television Playhouse, Z-Cars, The Wednesday Play, Cast a Giant Shadow, Emergency-Ward 10, Chronicle, Armchair Theatre, Hell Boats, Moonstrike, Attack on the Iron Coast, Softly, Softly, The Terrorists, Robin […]

Hagan Beggs

Hagan Beggs (March 19, 1937 – September 16, 2016) was a Northern Irish-born Canadian actor. He was best known for starring as Dr. George Dunbar on the Canadian television series, Danger Bay, which aired on CBC Television and The Disney Channel from 1985 to 1990.  Beggs also co-starred as Liam Gleeson on the Canadian series, Bordertown, from 1989 to 1991. His other […]

Martine Beswick

Beswick was born on 26 September 1941 in Port Antonio, Jamaica to Ronald Stuart Davis Beswick, a British father and Myrtle May (néePenso, 1912-2017) a Portuguese-Jamaican mother. Beswick, her sister Laurellie (1943-2002) and her mother moved to London in 1954 following the separation of her parents. In 1955, she left high school to work to help support […]

Goldie Hawn

Goldie Hawn. Wikipedia. Goldie Jeanne Hawn (born November 21, 1945) is an American actress, producer, dancer and singer.[1] She rose to fame on the NBCsketch comedy program Rowan & Martin’s Laugh-In (1968–70), before going on to receive the Academy Award and Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actress for her performance in Cactus Flower (1969). Hawn maintained bankable star status for more than three decades, while appearing in […]

Corey Allen

Corey Allen obituary in “The Guardian” in 2010. Corey Allen, who has died aged 75, belonged to that category of film actors who became famous by association. Allen played Buzz Gunderson, the motorcycle gang leader in Rebel Without a Cause (1955), opposite James Dean as Jim Stark. Since the recent death of his one-time room-mate Dennis […]

Jane Alexander

Gary Brumburgh’s entry: Angular in features, reserved in demeanor and more-or-less plaintive in appearance, actress Jane Alexander’s has played down the glamor card for the most part. Her true brilliance has come from the remarkable range and depth of her talent. Heralded as one of the finest 70s actresses to arrive in films following a […]