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  1. Everyone has a Bill Murray story -- nowRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Newsday

    An employee of Vinnie's Pizzeria in Williamsburg posted a picture to his Facebook of Jared Leto stopping by on Tuesday, May 26. The picture looks like a grab off a security camera. "Oh, no big deal, Jared Leto just walked into Vinnie's, with full on green Joker hair and shaved eyebrows.

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  2. Film legend Omar Sharif has Alzheimer's: AgentRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2011 | Turkish Daily News

    ... the 1950s and had his most high-profile roles in the 1960s, when he also starred in "Funny Girl" opposite Barbra Streisand in 1968. He kept working over the following decades, often in TV movies, while also earning a reputation as one of the world's ...

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  3. Actor Omar Sharif suffering from Alzheimer's - agentRead the original story

    Yesterday | Stabroek News

    Acting legend Omar Sharif, best known for his title role as Doctor Zhivago in the Oscar-winning film, is suffering from Alzheimer's disease, his agent said on Tuesday. The 83-year-old Sharif, whose films also include "Lawrence of Arabia" and "Funny Girl" opposite Barbra Streisand, is being cared for by his son.

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  4. Omar Sharif has Alzheimer's Disease, Confirms AgentRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | I4U Future Technology News

    ... on to appear in many international films including Doctor Zhivago (1965) and Funny Girl (1968) opposite to Barbra Streisand. His last film was French Moroccan drama film "Rock the Casbah" released in 2013. The actor fluently speaks many languages ...

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  5. Actor Omar Sharif suffering from Alzheimer's, says agentRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Star Online

    Acting legend Omar Sharif, best known for his title role in the Oscar-winning Doctor Zhivago , is suffering from Alzheimer's disease, says his agent on May 26. The 83-year-old Sharif, whose films also include Lawrence Of Arabia and Funny Girl opposite Barbra Streisand, is being cared for by his son. "Omar is suffering from Alzheimer's.

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  6. Lawrence of Arabia' star Omar Sharif has Alzheimer'sRead the original story

    Tuesday | The New Zealand Herald

    ... in the 1950s and had his most high-profile roles in the 1960s, when he also starred in Funny Girl opposite Barbra Streisand in 1968. He kept working over the following decades, often in TV movies, while also earning a reputation as one of the ...

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  7. Omar Sharif Is Battling Alzheimer's Disease, Son RevealsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | E! Online

    ... Newcomer, and his star turn in 1965's Dr. Zhivago . Sharif also notably charmed the stockings off of Barbra Streisand as suave con man Nicky Arnstein in Funny Girl . The star has amassed dozens of film and TV movie credits over the years, his ...

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  8. Hollywood legend Omar Sharif battling Alzheimer's DiseaseRead the original story

    Tuesday | ITV

    Veteran Hollywood actor Omar Sharif, best known for his role in the Oscar-winning film as Doctor Zhivago, is suffering from Alzheimer's disease, his agent has said. The 83-year-old acting legend, whose films also include 'Lawrence of Arabia' and 'Funny Girl' opposite Barbra Streisand, is being cared for by his son Tarek.

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  9. 'Lawrence Of Arabia' actor Omar Sharif is battling Alzheimer's, agent confirms - Film NewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | NME

    The Egyptian actor, 83, is best known for his roles in 1962's David Lean epic Lawrence Of Arabia , for which he won two Golden Globe awards and received an Oscar nomination, and 1965's Doctor Zhivago , also directed by Lean, for which he won another Golden Globe award. He also starred opposite Barbra Streisand in 1968's Funny Girl and its 1975 sequel Funny Lady .

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  10. Cat Sings Ella to Play Rosebank Theatre Prior to National Arts Festival RunRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... and Duke Ellington songbooks. Simoni has previously thrilled audiences at the Rosebank Theatre with her hit Barbra Streisand solo show, THE WAY WE WERE, and a two-person tribute show, FRANCOISE HARDY & BREL, SO ALIVE, SO WELL! , with Paul Spence. ...

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  11. Kat's Korner: Buffy Sainte-Marie's unwelcome returnRead the original story

    Monday | The Common Ills

    ... being that. See, Buff claims -- in one press release after another -- that she's written hits for Elvis and Barbra Streisand and Neil Diamond and . . . Did Buff write "Stoney End"? Because that was a hit for Barbra. No, she didn't. Laura Nyro -- a ...

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  12. 'Lawrence of Arabia' star Omar Sharif has Alzheimer'sRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Times of Israel

    ... co-starring Julie Christie. He then played Fanny Brice's husband, Nicky Arnstein, in "Funny Girl" alongside Barbra Streisand.

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  13. Streisand readying memoir for 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 25 | Yahoo!

    Veteran entertainer Barbra Streisand is finally ready to set the record straight about her personal life and career after landing a deal for her long-awaited memoir. The Funny Girl superstar has long discussed her plans to one day write an autobiography to clear up unfounded rumours about her marriages to Elliott Gould and her current husband James Brolin and allegations of her diva behaviour.

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  14. This Week in Television History: April 2015 Part IVRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 27 | Child of Television

    Barbra Streisand's breakout year as a singer came in 1963, when she released her first two albums, won her first two Grammys and began appearing live in some of the most prominent nightclubs in the country. By the following year, she was a showbiz phenomenon, earning further nominations from the Grammys and Tonys after wowing Broadway critics and audiences in her first leading role, as Fanny Brice in Funny Girl .

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  15. Barbra Streisand memoir scheduled for 2017Read the original story

    Friday May 22 | The Aiken Standard

    The legendary singer-actress-filmmaker has a deal with Viking for her life story, the publisher announced Wednesday. The book is currently untitled and scheduled for 2017.

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  16. Barbra Streisand to release memoirsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | RTE.ie

    Publishing House Viking will publish the book. Viking president Brian Tart said: "Barbra Streisand's memoir is the entertainment story that has been on the top of every publisher's wish list for years.

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  17. Jewish American heritage is more than entertainers and sport heroesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | The Times of Israel

    ... criminals. Of the nine portraits rotating on the JAHM front page, seven are of entertainers, including Barbra Streisand and the woman she won an Oscar for portraying, Fanny Brice, and Tin Pan Alley legends George Gershwin and Irving Berlin. It's not ...

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  18. Barbra Streisand memoir comingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | San Jose Mercury News

    Cue the references to " misty, water-colored memories," Barbra Streisand is, yes, going to try and light the corners of her mind to pen a memoir, the New York Times has reported. The singer, actor and director will publish an autobiography to be published in 2017, with Viking announcing Wednesday that it will cover's Streisand's life and career.

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  19. Barbra Streisand's career-spanning memoir coming in 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | Entertainment Weekly's PopWatch

    Barbra Streisand fanatics everywhere, your fervent dreams and prayers have been answered: Babs is writing a memoir, which will encompass her life and career in full, The New York Times reports . As even the most casual fan probably knows, Streisand is one of the few members of the EGOT club, meaning she's won an Emmy, Grammy, Oscar, and Tony.

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  20. Sideshow: Is Rebel Wilson a fraud?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | Philly.com

    ... who happened to have some fruit juice with them and fed its life-giving sugars to the sick man. Learn about Barbra Streisand first-hand: The singer-actor has signed a deal with Viking to publish her memoirs in 2017. "There are over 50 unauthorized ...

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