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  1. Broadway actress Frelich dies at 70Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 14 | BBC News

    In 1980 she won a Tony for her role as deaf character, Sarah Norman. Marlee Matlin won an Oscar for her portrayal of Norman in the 1986 film version.

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  2. Phyllis Frelich Dies: 'Children of a Lesser God' Actress Was 70Read the original story

    Monday Apr 14 | News Max

    ... she won a Tony for her performance on Broadway. The 1986 movie version of the play also netted deaf actress Marlee Matlin an Oscar. "The play opened and I really thought, 'I'm working with as good as an actor as I've ever worked with in my life. And ...

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  3. R.I.P. Tony-Winning Deaf Actress Phyllis FrelichRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 13 | Deadline

    ... of the relationship between a deaf woman and a hearing speech pathologist and won a Tony for the role in 1980. Marlee Matlin played the Sarah role in the 1986 film adaptation, for which she won the Oscar. Frelich, originally from Devils Lake, North ...

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  4. Phyllis Frelich dies at 70; deaf actress was Tony award winnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 12 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... Medoff, delved into the relationship between a deaf woman and her speech pathologist at a school for the deaf. Marlee Matlin won a best actress Oscar in the 1986 film version. Frelich was long frustrated by a scarcity of roles for deaf actresses. ...

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  5. Deaf Actress Phyllis Frelich Dead At 70Read the original story

    Friday Apr 11 | ContactMusic.com

    ... the Broadway play Children of a Lesser God, for which she won a Tony Award for in 1980. In 1986, deaf actress Marlee Matlin took on Frelich's Sarah Norman role in a movie adaptation of the Broadway play and won the Best Actress Oscar for the part. ...

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  6. Trailblazer for deaf actors dies; Devils Lake native Frelich won Tony ...Read the original story

    Thursday Apr 10 | IN-FORUM

    ... to find a suitable role, he wrote "Children of a Lesser God" with her in mind for the leading role. Actress Marlee Matlin, who won an Oscar for her role in the movie version of the play, mourned Frelich's death on Twitter: "I'm devastated that ...

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  7. Marlee Matlin: Breaking BarriersRead the original story

    Sunday Apr 6 | PeoriaTimes-Observer

    When Marlee Matlin became the first deaf actor to win an academy award, for Children of a Lesser God in 1987, it was still rare for audiences to see American Sign Language onscreen.

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  8. Phyllis Frelich, Stage Star of 'Children of a Lesser God,' Dies at 70Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 11 | Hollywood Reporter

    The deaf actress won a Tony Award for her leading role in the 1980 Broadway play. Marlee Matlin earned an Oscar for playing the part in the film version. Phyllis Frelich , the deaf actress who won the best actress Tony Award in 1980 for her ...

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  9. Marlee Matlin: Breaking BarriersRead the original story

    Sunday Apr 6 | Steuben Courier

    When Marlee Matlin became the first deaf actor to win an academy award, for Children of a Lesser God in 1987, it was still rare for audiences to see American Sign Language onscreen.

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  10. Actress and Advocate for Deaf Marlee Matlin Visits Bunker Hill Community CollegePress ReleaseRead the original story

    Feb 28, 2014 | Bunker Hill Community College

    The Academy Award-winning actress, author and activist Marlee Matlin addressed a packed audience at Bunker Hill Community College yesterday.

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  11. Marlee Matlin: Breaking BarriersRead the original story

    Sunday Apr 6 | Genesee Country Express

    When Marlee Matlin became the first deaf actor to win an academy award, for Children of a Lesser God in 1987, it was still rare for audiences to see American Sign Language onscreen.

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  12. Veteran Producer-Director Dead at 79 -- He Worked in TV, Feature...Read the original story

    Friday Apr 4 | Television Week

    ... the Alec Baldwin-starring 1987 miniseries "The Alamo: Thirteen Days to Glory," 1989's "Bridge to Silence" with Marlee Matlin, and "Willing to Kill: The Texas Cheerleader Story," a 1992 project starring Lesley Ann Warren. With his partner Steven ...

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  13. Director-Producer Stockton Briggle Dies at 79Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 4 | Hollywood Reporter

    For television, Briggle produced the miniseries The Alamo: Thirteen Days to Glory starring Alec Baldwin and Raul Julia ; Bridge to Silence , with Marlee Matlin and Lee Remick ; and Willing to Kill: The Texas Cheerleader Story , starring Lesley Ann Warren and Tess Harper .

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  14. Marlee Matlin Alerts Police To Fan's Suicidal TweetRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 2 | ContactMusic.com

    Actress Marlee Matlin became caught up in a Canadian fan's suicide drama on Wednesday after the teenager declared she was going to take her own life on Twitter.com.

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  15. Actress and Advocate for Deaf Marlee Matlin Visits Bunker Hill Community CollegePress ReleaseRead the original story

    Feb 28, 2014 | Bunker Hill Community College

    The Academy Award-winning actress, author and activist Marlee Matlin addressed a packed audience at Bunker Hill Community College yesterday.

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  16. Oscar winner Marlee Matlin speaks at CSURead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 26 | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    Joe Paull jpaull@ledger-enquirer.com Marlee Matlin, a Best Actress Oscar winner for the 1987 film "Children of a Lesser God", talks to attendees of Columbus State Unversity's Legacy Celebration Banquet Wednesday night at CSU's Cunningham Center.

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  17. Oscar winner speaks at CSURead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 26 | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    Joe Paull jpaull@ledger-enquirer.com Oscar winner Marlee Matlin poses with Lauren Mescon, Mayor Teresa Tomlinson, and CSU President Tim Mescon.

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  18. Actress Marlee Matlin visits CSU as keynote speakerRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 23 | WTVM

    ... visited Columbus State University on Wednesday March 26 for the school's Legacy Celebration Banquet. Actress Marlee Matlin is the keynote speaker for the event. An Academy Award winner visited Columbus State University on Wednesday March 26 for the ...

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  19. Five days left to enroll in healthcare, reductions could be availableRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 23 | WTVM

    ... visited Columbus State University on Wednesday March 26 for the school's Legacy Celebration Banquet. Actress Marlee Matlin is the keynote speaker for the event. Based on your income and household size, affordable care plans offer payment and premium ...

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  20. Actress and Advocate for Deaf Marlee Matlin Visits Bunker Hill Community CollegePress ReleaseRead the original story

    Feb 28, 2014 | Bunker Hill Community College

    The Academy Award-winning actress, author and activist Marlee Matlin addressed a packed audience at Bunker Hill Community College yesterday.

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