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  1. O.J. Simpson freed from jail on paroleRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 1 | The Nation

    ... setting numerous rushing records and went on to become an advertising pitchman and a Hollywood actor ("The Towering Inferno," "The Naked Gun"). In June 1994, Simpson's 35-year-old ex-wife and Goldman were found stabbed to death outside her Los ...

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  2. O.J. Simpson freed from jail on paroleRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 1 | Channelnewsasia.com

    ... setting numerous rushing records and went on to become an advertising pitchman and a Hollywood actor ("The Towering Inferno," "The Naked Gun"). In June 1994, Simpson's 35-year-old ex-wife and Goldman were found stabbed to death outside her Los ...

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  3. OJ Simpson to be released from prison MondayRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 30 | Jamaica Observer

    ... 1979 after setting numerous rushing records and went on to become an advertising pitchman and actor ("The Towering Inferno," "The Naked Gun"). In June 1994, Simpson's 35-year-old ex-wife, Brown Simpson, and Goldman were found stabbed to death ...

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  4. Sport24.co.za | O.J. Simpson to be released from prisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 29 | News24

    ... 1979 after setting numerous rushing records and went on to become an advertising pitchman and actor ("The Towering Inferno," "The Naked Gun"). In June 1994, Simpson's 35-year-old ex-wife, Brown Simpson, and Goldman were found stabbed to death ...

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  5. Maureen McGovern to Appear with American A Cappella this SeptemberRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 28, 2017 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... "Can You Read My Mind" from Superman, the Oscar-winning "We May Never Love Like This Again" from The Towering Inferno and "Different Worlds" from the TV series Angie. In addition to hearing her music in films and on television, McGovern played the ...

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  6. O.J. Simpson: All-American hero who fumbled it allRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2017 | Big News Network.com

    ... Americans were looking for blacks on the screen. He appeared in several successful films including "The Towering Inferno," "The Naked Gun" series and "Capricorn One" but never really achieved A-list stardom. He did, however, strike it big with ...

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  7. Sport24.co.za | O.J. Simpson: All-American hero who fumbled it allRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2017 | News24

    ... Americans were looking for blacks on the screen. He appeared in several successful films including "The Towering Inferno," "The Naked Gun" series and "Capricorn One" but never really achieved A-list stardom. He did, however, strike it big with ...

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  8. OJ Simpson granted parole, could be freed in OctoberRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2017 | The Peninsula

    ... 1979 after setting numerous rushing records and went on to become an advertising pitchman and actor ("The Towering Inferno," "The Naked Gun"). In June 1994, Simpson's 35-year-old ex-wife, Brown Simpson, and Goldman were found stabbed to death ...

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  9. OJ Simpson granted parole in Vegas robbery caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2017 | India.com

    ... 1979 after setting numerous rushing records and went on to become an advertising pitchman and actor ("The Towering Inferno," "The Naked Gun"). In June 1994, Simpson's 35-year-old ex-wife, Brown Simpson, and Goldman were found stabbed to death ...

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  10. Why We Continue to Be Obsessed With O.J. SimpsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2017 | NBC Washington

    ... difficult to perceive the fledgling actor with limited range who tackled small roles in films like "The Towering Inferno" and "Capricorn One," before finding his comedic niche in farce films like the "Naked Gun" series. Simpson's acting career ...

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  11. OJ Simpson expected to be granted paroleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2017 | Jamaica Observer

    ... 1979 after setting numerous rushing records and went on to become an advertising pitchman and actor ("The Towering Inferno," "The Naked Gun"). In June 1994, Simpson's 35-year-old ex-wife, Brown Simpson, and Goldman were found stabbed to death ...

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  12. O.J. Simpson up for parole after serving 9 years of robbery sentenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2017 | UPI

    ... figure prior to the killings, owing to a number of appearances in television and films, including The Towering Inferno (1974) and The Naked Gun trilogy. For years, he was also a main pitchman for Hertz rent-a-car. Debate over Simpson's role in the ...

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  13. O.J. Simpson's journey from sports legend to murder suspect to prisonerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2017 | Los Angeles Times

    ... a role in the television miniseries "Roots" in 1977 and motion pictures such as "The Klansman," "The Towering Inferno," "Capricorn One" and "The Naked Gun" trilogy. O.J. Simpson, center, poses with actresses Gilda Radner, left, and Jane Curtin while ...

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  14. Is parole the next chapter in the never-ending, and ever-fascinating, saga of O.J. Simpson?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2017 | Los Angeles Times

    ... him. He was cast in big-budget Hollywood films despite little acting experience, including turns in "The Towering Inferno" and "The Naked Gun." His murder trial came on the heels of the acquittal of four white Los Angeles Police Department officers ...

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  15. Parole board to decide O.J. Simpson's fate; ESPN plans live coverageRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2017 | The Japan Times

    ... 1979 after setting numerous rushing records and went on to become an advertising pitchman and actor ("The Towering Inferno, "The Naked Gun"). In June 1994, Simpson's ex-wife, Nicole Brown Simpson, and a friend of hers, Ron Goldman, were found ...

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  16. Loren Janes, acclaimed Hollywood stuntman, dies at 85Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2017 | WXMI-TV Grand Rapids

    ... films as "The Ten Commandments," "Spartacus," "The Magnificent Seven," "Planet of the Apes," and "The Towering Inferno." When the late Debbie Reynolds jumped off a train onto a cactus in "How The West Was Won," that was Janes. In more than 500 films ...

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  17. Loren Janes, acclaimed Hollywood stuntman, dies at 85Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2017 | WEHT

    ... films as "The Ten Commandments," "Spartacus," "The Magnificent Seven," "Planet of the Apes," and "The Towering Inferno." When the late Debbie Reynolds jumped off a train onto a cactus in "How The West Was Won," that was Janes. In more than 500 films ...

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  18. Lives in Brief. This week: a octogenarian climber, an actor and...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2017 | Sunday Herald

    ... Gordon was the inmate Julot. And in 1974, Gordon was starring with McQueen again in the disaster movie The Towering Inferno - Gordon was the fire captain. Born in Los Angeles, Gordon grew up during the Depression and sold newspapers on the street to ...

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  19. Don Gordon, actor in 'Bullitt' and 'Papillon,' dies at 90Read the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2017 | Bangor Daily News

    Character actor Don Gordon, who appeared alongside his friend Steve McQueen in "Bullitt," "Papillon," and "The Towering Inferno," died April 24 in Los Angeles, according to his wife. Gordon, who often played tough cops and gangsters, was Emmy-nominated for "The Defenders" in 1962.

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  20. 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi': Let's Analyze The New Poster, Shall We?Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2017 | /film

    ... placement on posters can be important for actors, with a famous example being the 1970s disaster film The Towering Inferno , which starred Steve McQueen and Paul Newman. Both were massive superstars at the time of the film's release and wanted top ...

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