John Beck

In the film The Other Side of Midnight in 1977, Beck played the male lead. A year later, Beck starred in an adaptation of H.G. Wells‘s The Time Machine (with future Three’s Companyactress Priscilla Barnes), and appeared in the TV miniseries Wheels. He appeared as Dorian Blake in 1985’s Peyton Place: The Next Generation, a proposed revival of 1960s’ Peyton Place. After 15 years of […]

Glen Wallace

In 2007, Glen Wallace made his debut appearance in the Channel 4 soap opera Hollyoaks as Malachy Fisher. After a three-episode appearance, he was contracted as a series regular. In 2010, Wallace was nominated for Best Actor and Best Dramatic Performance at the British Soap Awards. Wallace quit Hollyoaks later in 2010, and made his final appearance on 18 November 2010, where his character Malachy […]

Barbara Lawrence

Actress Barbara Lawrence, who played Gertie Cummings in the 1955 movie Oklahoma!, died in 2014. She was 83. Her daughter-in-law, Christy Nelson, said Friday that the actress died of kidney failure on Nov. 13. Lawrence’s career spanned the late 1940s through the early 1960s. Her movies include The Street with No Name, A Letter To Three Wives and the 1957 sci-fi cult […]

Ken Hutchison

One of the most brilliant character actors of his generation, Hollywood’s loss was British television’s gain with Ken Hutchison. Born in Scotland, his handsome features and cheeky expression guaranteed him a career in character roles, but his dangerous streak led him early in his career into dark, villainous roles. He was cast by Sam Peckinpah […]

Richard Denning

Richard Denning (March 27, 1914 – October 11, 1998) was an American actor best known for starring in science fiction films of the 1950s, including Unknown Island (1948), Creature from the Black Lagoon (1954), Target Earth (1954), Day the World Ended (1955), Creature with the Atom Brain (1955), and The Black Scorpion (1957). Denning also appeared in the film An Affair to Remember (1957) with Cary Grant and on radio with Lucille Ball in My Favorite Husband […]

Timothy Bottoms

Timothy Bottoms (born August 30, 1951) is an American actor and film producer. He is best known for playing the lead in Johnny Got His Gun; Sonny Crawford in The Last Picture Show where he and his fellow co-stars, Cybill Shepherd and Jeff Bridges, rose to fame; as James Hart, the first-year law student who battles with Prof. Kingsfield, in the film adaptation The […]