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  1. David Letterman & Jerry Seinfeld In Rare L.A. Sit-down: Comedy...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 8 | Deadline

    ... an appropriate story". In talking about the Comedy Store, the convo switched to Freddie Prinze and how the Chico and the Man star would show up in his sports car to perform at the club. Seinfeld in getting philosophical about the craft described the ...

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  2. Photos: Notable deaths in 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2017 | Waco Tribune-Herald

    Della Reese, the actress and gospel-influenced singer who in middle age found her greatest fame as Tess, the wise angel in the long-running television drama "Touched by an Angel," died Nov. 19, 2017. Before "Touched by an Angel" debuted in 1994, Reese was mainly known as a singer, although she had costarred on "Chico and the Man," "Charlie and Company" and "The Royal Family" and hosted her own talk show, "Della."

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  3. Della Reese, of TV's - Touched by an Angel,' Dead at 86Read the original story

    Nov 22, 2017 | The Skanner

    ... "Touched by an Angel" debuted in 1994, Reese was mainly known as a singer, although she had costarred on "Chico and the Man," ''Charlie and Company" and "The Royal Family" and hosted her own talk show, "Della." "Touched by an Angel" was a gamble for ...

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  4. Della Reese, of TV's 'Touched by an Angel,' dies at 86Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2017 | Bangor Daily News

    ... "Touched by an Angel" debuted in 1994, Reese was mainly known as a singer, although she had costarred on "Chico and the Man," "Charlie and Company" and "The Royal Family" and hosted her own talk show, "Della." "Touched by an Angel" was a gamble for ...

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  5. Della-Reese-9542106-1-402Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2017 | BIO

    ... The Mod Squad and Police Woman . Later in the 1970s, Reese landed a recurring role on the sitcom Chico and the Man , starring Freddie Prinze. She appeared in more comedy series during the 1980s and 1990s, including  Charlie & Co.  ...

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  6. Popular singer and TV actress Della Reese passes awayRead the original story

    Nov 20, 2017 | Mid-Day Mumbai

    ... into TV full-time with a starring role in the hit 1975-78 Jack Albertson-Freddie Prinze comedy series "Chico and the Man." She also took starring roles in the features "Harlem Nights" and "A Thin Line Between Love and Hate" and appeared in 20 ...

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  7. Della ReeseRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2017 | Child of Television

    ... Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson . She appeared in several TV movies and miniseries, was a regular on Chico and the Man and played the mother of B. A. Baracus in The A-Team episode "Lease with an Option to Die". In 1991, she starred opposite her ...

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  8. Della Reese, minister and star of 'Touched by an Angel,' dies at 86Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2017 | Deseret News

    ... black woman to host a nationally syndicated talk show. She later played a landlady on the 1970s TV series "Chico and the Man" and the wife of a mailman portrayed by actor Redd Foxx on the 1990s series "The Royal Family." Two years later, with ...

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  9. Della Reese, of TVa s a oeTouched by an Angel,a Has Died at 86Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2017 | WMAL-AM Washington

    ... "Touched by an Angel" debuted in 1994, Reese was mainly known as a singer, although she had costarred on "Chico and the Man," "Charlie and Company" and "The Royal Family" and hosted her own talk show, "Della." She appeared on numerous shows such as ...

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  10. Remembering Detroit Native, a Touched by an ANGELa Star, Della ReeseRead the original story

    Nov 20, 2017 | WDVD-FM Detroit

    ... her place in the music industry as an R & B/pop vocalist. Her stint as the landlady on the 1970s comedy "Chico and the Man" led to other roles that showed off Reese's sass, including as Vera, the tough-as-nails madam in a brothel in Eddie Murphy's ...

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  11. Della Reese, 'Touched by an Angel' star and singer, dies at 86Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2017 | WTVR Richmond

    ... her place in the music industry as an R & B/pop vocalist. Her stint as the landlady on the 1970s comedy "Chico and the Man" led to other roles that showed off Reese's sass, including as Vera, the tough-as-nails madam in a brothel in Eddie Murphy's ...

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  12. Touched By An Angel's Della Reese Has Died At 86Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2017 | Cinema Blend News

    ... talk show, simply titled Della . She later landed her first co-starring role in the Freddie Prinze sitcom Chico and the Man , which she followed up with appearances on a bevy of hit series, such as The Love Boat , Night Court , MacGyver , Designing ...

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  13. Music legend and Touched By An Angel star Della Reese has died aged 86Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2017 | Metro

    ... Show Starring Johnny Carson, and in 1975 she transitioned to doing TV full time with a starring role on Chico And The Man. In the late '70s and throughout the '80s, she appeared in a multiple television guest spots and supporting film roles, ...

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  14. Star of long-running TV show 'Touched by an Angel' dies at 86Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2017 | The Washington Post

    ... millions of copies. She also was a frequent late-night TV show guest and appeared on TV series including "Chico and the Man," "Charlie and Company" and "The Royal Family," in addition to occasional film roles in movies including "Harlem Nights" ...

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  15. Acclaimed 'Touched By An Angel' Actress & Soul Singer Della Reese Dead At 86Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2017 | Vibe

    ... went on to try her hand at acting. Her first gig included The Mod Squad in 1968 and later found fanfare in Chico and the Man . A string of TV guest spots soon followed but fans know Della best due to her role as Tess on Touched by an Angel. After ...

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  16. 'Touched By an Angel' star and singer Della Reese dead at 86Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2017 | New York Daily News

    ... time finding sponsors because my gums were blue." Reese expanded her resume with roles on TV shows like "Chico and the Man," "Welcome Back, Kotter," "It Takes Two" and "The A-Team," and in movies opposite stars like Redd Foxx and Martin Lawrence. ...

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  17. Della Reese, 'Touched by an Angel' star, diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2017 | Yahoo!

    ... into TV full-time with a starring role in the hit 1975-78 Jack Albertson-Freddie Prinze comedy series "Chico and the Man." Roles on "It Takes Two," "Crazy Like a Fox," "Charlie & Co." and (opposite her good friend Redd Foxx) "The Royal Family." She ...

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  18. Della Reese, once saved by London's Dr. Charles Drake, has diedRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2017 | The London Free Press

    ... "Touched by an Angel" debuted in 1994, Reese was mainly known as a singer, although she had co-starred on "Chico and the Man," "Charlie and Company" and "The Royal Family" and hosted her own talk show, "Della." She appeared on numerous shows such as ...

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  19. Photo courtesy: Cropped Photo: Angela George / CC by-Sa 3.0 - Della ReeseRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2017 | KTIV-TV Sioux City

    ... "Touched by an Angel" debuted in 1994, Reese was mainly known as a singer, although she had costarred on "Chico and the Man," ''Charlie and Company" and "The Royal Family" and hosted her own talk show, "Della." She appeared on numerous shows such as ...

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  20. Touched by an Angel's Della Reese DiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2017 | TVLine

    Reese was a gospel and R&B singer who hosted an eponymous daytime talk show from 1969-1970. She later moved to television, with a long career that included roles on Chico and the Man , MacGyver , The Royal Family , Designing Women , Picket Fences, That's So Raven and The Young and the Restless .

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