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  1. What 'Free Willy' Child Star Jason James Richter Has Been Up to Ahead of the Film's 25th AnniversaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 3 | ETonline

    Two decades and a half after 1993's Free Willy made Jason James Richter a star at just 11 years old, Richter is still acting today. 2018 marks the 25th anniversary of the beloved film, which starred Richter as Jesse, a foster child who befriends a captive orca named Willy.

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  2. Where is Free Willy star Jason James Richter now?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 2 | Daily Mail

    ... who? Trump's job approval hits 50 per cent as he jumps ahead of Obama's rating from eight years ago Surprise! Free Willy's 11-year-old child star Jason James Richter is thrust back into the spotlight 25 YEARS later as his lengthy acting career is ...

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  3. Groups propose ocean refuges for captive dolphins, whalesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2017 | Canada.com

    ... million a year to keep three animals at the lab. Keiko, the orca that starred as Willy in the 1993 blockbuster "Free Willy," is an example of the difficulty involved in releasing captive animals. In the film, a boy helps set the captive whale free. ...

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  4. Questions stall whalea s freedomRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 26, 2017 | Watertown Daily Times

    For nearly 25 years, the Miami Seaquarium's killer whale, Lolita, has been the star of a sequel that has never been made. In 1995, inspired by the original tale of Keiko, the whale in the 1993 film “Free Willy,” a Washington state governor sought to make Lolita the next captive killer whale returned to the ocean.

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  5. Lolita may never go free. And that could be whata s best for her, scientists sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2017 | The Miami Herald

    ... a sequel that has never been made. In 1995, inspired by the original tale of Keiko, the whale in the 1993 film "Free Willy," a Washington state governor sought to make Lolita the next captive killer whale returned to the ocean. A fundraising ...

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  6. Miami Beach Commission votes unanimously to free Lolita a " but ita s not happening yetRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2017 | Bellingham Herald

    ... with the death of the released animal." That's a reference to Keiko, the killer whale in the 1993 film "Free Willy." After nearly two decades in captivity, Keiko was released to his native Icelandic waters. He died a year after his full release, in ...

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  7. Bizarre Oregon Coast History: Crazed Chaos of the Shipwreck New CarissaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2016 | Beach Connection

    ... were around, you won't forget it. Not long after the successful and triumphant removal of Keiko the whale (of the Free Willy movie) from the Oregon Coast Aquarium, and the subsequent joyful parade of the creature through Newport as he edged his way ...

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  8. More Security Cameras in Downtown ReykjavikRead the original story

    Aug 28, 2017 | Iceland Review

    ... despite the fact that there has never been an H&M store in Iceland before. For the first time since orca, and Free Willy star, Keiko lived there, the Westman Islands are now welcoming new whales into their folds. Earlier this week, a giant shopping ...

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  9. White Wales Allowed To Move To Westman IslandsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 24, 2017 | Iceland Review

    For the first time since orca, and Free Willy star, Keiko lived there, the Westman Islands are now welcoming new whales into their folds. MBL reports .

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  10. Trailer for Prison Break Drama 'Last Rampage' Featuring Robert PatrickRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 14, 2017 | Firstshowing.net

    ... films Getting Even , Bloodstone , Halloween 4 , The Phantom of the Opera (1989), Marked for Death , Rapid Fire , Free Willy 2 , and Murder at 1600 previously, as well as TV work on "Bones" and "Prison Break". The screenplay is written by James W. ...

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  11. Groups propose ocean refuges for captive dolphins, whalesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 12, 2017 | KRQE Albuquerque

    ... million a year to keep three animals at the lab. Keiko, the orca that starred as Willy in the 1993 blockbuster "Free Willy," is an example of the difficulty involved in releasing captive animals. In the film, a boy helps set the captive whale free. ...

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  12. Groups propose ocean refuges for captive dolphins, whalesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 10, 2017 | The Times Bulletin

    ... million a year to keep three animals at the lab. Keiko, the orca that starred as Willy in the 1993 blockbuster "Free Willy," is an example of the difficulty involved in releasing captive animals. In the film, a boy helps set the captive whale free. ...

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  13. Activists call for whale refuges, but can they stay afloat?Read the original story

    Aug 8, 2017 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... million a year to keep three animals at the lab. Keiko, the orca that starred as Willy in the 1993 blockbuster "Free Willy," is an example of the difficulty involved in releasing captive animals. In the film, a boy helps set the captive whale free. ...

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  14. Groups propose ocean refuges for captive dolphins, whalesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2017 | WBTV

    ... million a year to keep three animals at the lab. Keiko, the orca that starred as Willy in the 1993 blockbuster "Free Willy," is an example of the difficulty involved in releasing captive animals. In the film, a boy helps set the captive whale free. ...

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