Mar 12, 2014
Stage West Gets Stuck in the Shtick of Starbright & Vine
See if this plot sounds familiar: Cranky old Jewish comic whose career is kaput is asked to appear for big bucks on a TV special honoring comedy legends.
On this Day in Movie History, March 9, 1996: George Burns Dies
Born Nathan Birnbaum January 20, 1896 in New York City, New York, George Burns was an actor and producer, known for The George Burns and Gracie Allen Show , Oh, God! and The Sunshine Boys .
'The Sunshine Boys'
DECEMBER 16: Sylvester Stallone, Kevin Hart, Alan Arkin, Robert De Niro, and Kim Basinger attend the 'Grudge Match' screening benefiting the Tribeca Film Insititute at Ziegfeld Theater on December 16, 2013 in New York City.
'Boys Will Be Boys' In American Comedy Classic
The Critic's first love was not the theater, but a 1949 Admiral television. Sid Caesar's death Feb. 12 brought on a wave of nostalgia for a time a family, even the toddlers, could watch a series like "Your Show of Shows" and be delighted by his blend of sophisticated humor with sheer slapstick.
Argument over Barry White song causes disturbance
A loud argument outside a Polk Village home in Beaufort that led to a disturbance call apparently was the result of a heated debate over a song by soul singer Barry White, according to a Beaufort County Sheriff's Office report.