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  1. Your Holiday Sor-Bay: Dean MartinRead the original story

    Yesterday | Child of Television

    Martin was born Dino Paul Crocetti in Steubenville, Ohio, in 1917. After working as a prizefighter and a steelworker, Martin started a nightclub act.


  2. Ray Price's Widow Reflects on Marriage, Music and Dean Martin ShowdownRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 23 | RollingStone

    ... a soldier. He never attacked anyone, he always respected people, but he never relinquished his ground." Even to Dean Martin. When the producers of the entertainer's variety show asked Price to perform in a cowboy costume against a set of hay bales, ...


  3. A little Sopranos flavour from the Jersey BoysRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 22 | The Globe and Mail

    ... was at the height of its popularity. Brickman and Elice's salty writing also recalls Nick Tosches's brilliant Dean Martin biography, Dino: Living High in the Dirty Business of Dreams . And comparisons with Martin Scorsese's mob films are inevitable, ...


  4. Wynonna Picks Her 5 Essential Christmas SongsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | Billboard

    ... because he knows better. We laugh, and I couldn't sing from laughing. He was somewhere between Bill Murray and Dean Martin . It's just a funny moment in the show, and gets so much applause. It's a Ricky / Lucy moment, bordering on vaudeville," she ...


  5. 'The Interview,' movie reviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | New York Daily News

    Controversial Sony film strikes a blow for rowdy humor as well as free speech as James Franco and Seth Rogen bumble toward North Korea's pinnacle of power. There's nothing like a great comedy team: Hope and Crosby, Martin and Lewis, and now Seth Rogen and James Franco.


  6. Leeds Castle Open Air Classical Summer Concert 2015 will be opened by the Definitive Rat PackRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Kent Online

    Best known as the original cast members of The Rat Pack: Live from Las Vegas, they wowed audiences in London's West End and on international tours including the USA and Canada, and epitomised cool in the 1960s. The Definitive Rat Pack have now created their own, more personal show, and members Stephen Triffit, Mark Adams and George Daniel Long - who are undoubtedly among the world's finest interpreters of Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin and Sammy Davis Jr - will open the Kent outdoor concert on on Saturday, July 11, 2015.


  7. A Downtown Spin on ChristmasRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | Wall Street Journal

    ... venues since 1999. His initial inspiration was television variety shows he grew up watching by the likes of Dean Martin, Dolly Parton and Sonny & Cher. Then he added his own twist. "I'm like everybody's favorite uncle at Christmastime," he said of ...


  8. Hueytown High School presents 'A Jazz Christmas Carol' - a 'fresh, fun' update of the...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | Alabama Live

    ... Jazz Age, and many of the characters have been updated to emulate icons of that era, such as Ella Fitzgerald, Dean Martin and Marilyn Monroe," Brown said in an email on Wednesday. "Also, we have the Rat Pack." The songs to be used in the piece ...


  9. Review: Newburgh Actors Studio concert jolly good funRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 8 | Times Herald-Record

    ... in fluent Spanish. Minuta makes a sudden appearances and does “Silver Bells” in a mellow Dean Martin manner. Kierstin Martin follows with an imaginative picture of winter as a “Marshmallow World,” and Gamma rounds out the ...


  10. A swingin' 99th birthday party for Ol' Blue EyesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 4 | Daily Herald

    ... myself, I experienced two trinities … the Father, the Son and the Holy Spirit, and Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin and Tony Bennett. Both referenced God in different ways in neighborhood. So when I had the chance to not only meet Sinatra, but also ...


  11. An Amusing AsideRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 1 | Taliesin meets the vampires

    ... the centre is well worth a watch, and less than two minutes long. It features one of the all-time kings of cool Dean Martin ( The Cannonball Run ) and one of the masters of the macabre Vincent Price ( The Last Man on Earth , Madhouse , Scream and ...


  12. A limp excuse: Should we applaud actors who fake disabilities?Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 29 | The Sydney Morning Herald

    ... Texas town, holding a killer in his jail. Brennan is his gammy-legged deputy Stumpy, who never stops talking. Dean Martin joins them as an alcoholic who was once good with a gun, as they wait for the killer's brother to attack. Angie Dickinson ...


  13. Festive night of classics from spot-on Rat Pack tributeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 28 |

    THE effortlessly cool sounds and style of the Rat Pack will help audiences swing into Christmas at the Princes Theatre in Clacton. Now in their 15th year of performing, the original tribute to Frank Sinatra, Sammy Davies Junior and Dean Martin has put together a festive show sure to delight new and old fans of the superstars.


  14. Lost Edinburgh: Scotland's Rock 'n' Roll HeroRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 27 |

    ... Despite his tender years, Jackie excelled in his vocal impressions of the likes of Al Jolson, Eddie Cantor, Dean Martin and Jerry Lewis. a Subscribe to our daily newsletter (requires registration) and get the latest news, sport and business ...


  15. Dean Martin and Jerry Lewis comedies released on DVDRead the original story

    Nov 23, 2014 | The Maryland Gazette

    They got their own radio show on NBC and made their feature film debut in "My Friend Irma" in 1949. Martin and Lewis went on to make a string of hit comedies for Paramount until the team famously split in 1956.


  16. 20 years later, Starlight still shinesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2014 | Portland Tribune

    ... in time to the classic nightclub era, reminiscing with performances in tribute to the likes of Frank Sinatra and Dean Martin to go with a night of food and drinks. Check out the show at 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday, Nov. 21 and 22, at the Tony ...


  17. Glimpse of History: This Irvington native spoke loudly and carried a big shtickRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2014 | The Jersey Journal

    ... confusion with a popular comedian of the time, Joe E. Lewis. Fame came to Lewis after he teamed with singer Dean Martin in the late 1940s. The act soared to prominence in live performances, movies and television. Eventually, Lewis' zany character ...


  18. An evening with Prima, March-Torme, Martin, Luft, Lewis at M ResortRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2014 | The Las Vegas Sun

    An Evening With the Next Generation" at the M Resort on Saturday, Nov. 8, 2014, featuring MC Anthony Lewis, Ricci Martin, Lena Prima, Steve March-Torme and Lorna Luft. It was a first time ever on the stage: Louis Prima's daughter Lena Prima, Mel Torme's son Steve March-Torme, Dean Martin's son Ricci Martin and Judy Garland's daughter Lorna Luft paid tribute to their legendary Las Vegas parents at the M Resort.


  19. From 'Rio Bravo' to 'Brokeback Mountain': 7 of the Best Westerns of All TimeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2014 | Hollywood Reporter

    With Tommy Lee Jones' 'The Homesman' hitting theaters Nov. 14, THR's film critics pick their favorites from a still-vital genre Directed by Howard Hawks with his sly sidearm grace, this is top-of-the-genre stuff. How can you miss with Walter Brennan at his crotchety best, Dean Martin's jittery portrayal of an alcoholic gunslinger, Ricky Nelson strumming out a heartfelt tune, Angie Dickinson as the upstairs girl with the heart of gold and -- the icing on the cake -- surly, stubborn John Wayne, who vanquishes the bad guys in the end? -- DUANE BYRGE John Ford's masterwork about a lawyer , a farmer , the woman they love and a gun-toting bully is filmed with the director's typical precision and majesty.


  20. Shannon goes back to the future for duty free relaunchRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2014 | Limerick Today

    ... party mood. Some favourites from the era were brought back to life, as guests and passengers were treated to a Dean Martin tribute act. Marilyn Monroe's double was also on hand for the celebrations. She was papped by 1940s reporters, while bell-boys ...