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  1. The Sequel Jerry Seinfeld Says Everyone Wants Him To DoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 8 | Cinema Blend News

    ... of family-friendly animation. Jerry Seinfeld himself brought his typically funny persona to the role of Barry Bee Benson, but the film's overall narrative of bees litigating against humans didn't exactly meet with an immense critical response. The ...

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  2. Jerry Seinfeld Tickets - Among the Greatest Comics of His GenerationRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2016 | A Brooklyn Life

    ... West Coast. Get Jerry Seinfeld tickets and see one of the greatest comics in America. In 1980, Seinfeld got a part on Benson, but was fired after a few episodes. He returned to stand up and caught his big break a year after when he made his first ...

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  3. "You're Fired!" 18 Famous People Fired From Their JobsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2016 | Neatorama

    ... sitcom of all-time ( Seinfeld ) was actually once fired from a sitcom. Jerry had been a regular on the 1980's sitcom Benson . All seemed well and good, until Jerry reported for a cast read-through one day and discovered his character had been erased ...

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  4. CT Connections: Patty Duke, And Off-Broadway's Lucille Lortel AwardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2016 | CTNow.com

    ... Friend" in 1975 at the Westport Country Playhouse. James Noble, who played Gov. Eugene Gatling on the '80s sitcom "Benson," died March 28. He had a long stage resume, including shows at Long Wharf ("The Show-Off" in 1975, "The Voysey Inheritance" in ...

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  5. James Noble, who played dim governor on 'Benson,' has diedRead the original story

    Mar 29, 2016 | KLTV Tyler

    James Noble, a Broadway-seasoned actor who appeared on soap operas and films like "10" and "Being There," but perhaps was best known for playing the absent-minded governor to Robert Guillaume's patient head of household in the 1980s sitcom "Benson," has died in Connecticut. He was 94. Born in Dallas, Noble studied acting under Lee Strasberg at the Actors Studio.

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  6. Dim Governor On TV's 'Benson,' James Noble Dies At 94Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2016 | CBS Local

    James Noble, a Broadway-seasoned actor who appeared on soap operas and films like "10" and "Being There," but perhaps was best known for playing the absent-minded governor to Robert Guillaume's patient head of household in the 1980s sitcom "Benson," has died in Connecticut. He was 94. Born in Dallas, Noble studied acting under Lee Strasberg at the Actors Studio.

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  7. James Noble, who played dim governor on 'Benson,' dead at 94Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2016 | Fox News

    James Noble, a Broadway-seasoned actor who appeared on soap operas and films like "10" and "Being There," but perhaps was best known for playing the absent-minded governor to Robert Guillaume's patient head of household in the 1980s sitcom "Benson," has died in Connecticut. He was 94. Born in Dallas, Noble studied acting under Lee Strasberg at the Actors Studio.

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  8. Wentworth Miller shares heartbreaking truth behind fat-shaming memeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2016 | CW28 Providence

    ... about his struggles with depression. James Noble, best known for playing bumbling Gov. Eugene Gatling on '80s sitcom Benson, died due to complications from a stroke he suffered, The New York Times reports. He was 94. James Noble, best known for ...

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  9. Actor James Noble of 'Benson' fame dies at 94Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2016 | KIDK CBS 3

    Noble's daughter, Jessica Katherine Noble Cowan, told CNN her father died at Norwalk Hospital in Connecticut on Monday after suffering a stroke. Noble acted in soap operas such as "One Life to Live," "Another World" and "As the World Turns" in the 1950s and '60s.

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  10. Odds & Ends: Sunset Boulevard's Glenn Close on Stopping the Show,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2016 | Broadway

    ... appeared on Broadway in Isle of Children and Oklahoma!. And James Noble, best known for his work on hit 1980s sitcom Benson, died on March 28 in Connecticut at the age of 94, the New York Times reports. His Main Stem credits included The Runner ...

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  11. 'Benson' star James Noble diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2016 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    James Noble, a Broadway-seasoned actor who appeared on soap operas and films like "10" and "Being There," but perhaps was best known for playing the absent-minded governor to Robert Guillaume's patient head of household in the 1980s sitcom "Benson," has died in Connecticut. He was 94. Born in Dallas, Noble studied acting under Lee Strasberg at the Actors Studio.

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  12. James Noble, who played dim governor on Benson, dead at 94Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2016 | CBC News

    James Noble, right, appears as Governor Gatling alongside Robert Guillaume as Benson DuBois in a 1979 episode of Benson. James Noble, a Broadway-seasoned actor who appeared on soap operas and films like 10 and Being There , but perhaps was best known for playing the absent-minded governor to Robert Guillaume's patient head of household in the 1980s sitcom Benson , has died in Connecticut.

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  13. Broadway actor known for sitcom role dies in ConnecticutRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2016 | Greenwich Citizen

    James Noble , a Broadway-seasoned actor who appeared on soap operas and films like "10" and "Being There," but perhaps was best known for playing the absent-minded governor to Robert Guillaume 's patient head of household in the 1980s sitcom "Benson," has died in Connecticut. He was 94. Born in Dallas, Noble studied acting under Lee Strasberg at the Actors Studio.

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  14. James Noble Dies: 'Benson' Governor Was 94Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2016 | Deadline

    James Noble , who played the bumbling but kind mayor on ABC's 1980s sitcom Benson , died Monday in Connecticut. He was 94. The New York Times said a spokesman for Noble's family said the actor suffered a stroke last week.

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  15. 'Benson' & Broadway Star James Noble Dies at Age 94Read the original story

    Mar 29, 2016 | BroadwayWorld.com

    The New York Times reports that James Noble, perhaps best known for his role as Governor Eugene Gatling on the ABC comedy BENSON, has passed away at the age of 94. The actor died yesterday, March 28th at Norwalk Hospital in Connecticut after suffering a stroke. Noble last appeared on Broadway in the late 70's, starring as Toby Felker in the original play THE RUNNER STUMBLES.

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  16. James Noble dies aged 94 after suffering a strokeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2016 | Daily Mail

    ... more about the early life of the black rights activist The 94-year-old was best known for his role in ABC sitcom Benson as the scatter-minded Governor Eugene Gatling, whom he played from 1979 to 1986. The 1980s sitcom was a spin-off from the soap ...

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  17. James Noble, Who Played Gov. Gatling on TV's 'Benson,' Dies at 94Read the original story

    Mar 29, 2016 | Hollywood Reporter

    James Noble, who played the scatterbrained Gov. Eugene X. Gatling on the long-running ABC sitcom Benson , has died. He was 94. Family spokesman Douglas Moser told The New York Times that the actor suffered a stroke last week and died Monday at Norwalk Hospital.

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  18. Actor from TV's "Benson," James Noble diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2016 | Examiner.com

    James Noble, the actor best known for having played the befuddled Governor Eugene Gatling on the TV series "Benson" has died . He was 94. After serving in the Navy during World War Two, the Dallas born actor studied under Lee Strasberg at the Actor's Studio, embarking on a stage career in the 1940s.

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  19. Jerry SeinfeldRead the original story

    Mar 27, 2016 | NNDB

    ... with David Letterman , Seinfeld eventually became as rich and famous as he was funny. He was briefly a regular on Benson , but the experience to him was not a good one, and he vowed not to do another TV series unless he had some creative control. As ...

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  20. Tom Whedon Dies: TV Writer-Producer On Sitcoms & Kids Shows Was 83Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2016 | Deadline

    Tom Whedon , an Emmy-winning writer-producer on such popular TV shows as The Golden Girls , Benson and Alice and the father of filmmaker Joss Whedon, died Thursday. He was 83. His son Jed Whedon, a writer on Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D., announced the news in an Instagram post but offered no details.

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