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  1. In Chevalier, Athina Rachel Tsangari pokes fun at the rivalry among menRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 2 | The Globe and Mail

    The tagline for Chevalier is 'a buddy movie without buddies,' but it's tongue-in-cheek and not entirely true. The tagline for Chevalier is 'a buddy movie without buddies,' but it's tongue-in-cheek and not entirely true.

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  2. King of the cads: Sex toy tycoon, gun runner, friend of royalty and...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2016 | Mirror.co.uk

    ... a career as a jockey. When that failed, he tried his hand at acting appearing in the 1948 film Vice Versa with Petula Clark. But he soon found a more lucrative trade - selling black market nylons. Before he was 18, he made enough from West End stars ...

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  3. VIDEO / DVD: Fran Jeffries: The SixtiesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2016 | All About Jazz

    ... changed the landscape, devaluing '50s-style singing. The exception among older female pop singers was Petula Clark, who was 31 in 1964 when she had a No. 1 pop hit with Downtown and then skillfully embraced pop rock rather than Tin Pan Alley with ...

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  4. At 30, Alexian Ball is less Hollywood, still mission-focusedRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2016 | Daily Herald

    ... to benefit the Alexian Brothers Foundation and the hospital system's legacy of health care. British singer Petula Clark set the standard for the Alexian Brothers Garden Ball back in 1987 when she headlined the gala. The hit parade continued with Bob ...

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  5. Tonight's Movie: Track the Man DownRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2016 | Laura's Miscellaneous Musings

    TRACK THE MAN DOWN is a Republic Pictures film noir made in England, starring American actor Kent Taylor and British actress Petula Clark. The movie seems to slightly foreshadow Stanley Kubrick's THE KILLING , following the misadventures of a group of thieves following a robbery at a dog track.

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  6. Pizza Express in Epsom reopens with exciting new look paying tribute to singer Petula ClarkRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2016 | Surrey Advertiser

    The Italian chain in South Street has been reinvented with artwork from Epsom-born Petula Clark's albums and singles and posters from her acting roles Epsom 's Pizza Express is celebrating the launch of its exciting new look restaurant which pays tribute to local born star Petula Clark. The newly transformed eatery in South Street pays homage to the singer and actress Petula Clark who was born in Epsom in 1932 and whose career spanned seven decades with her most famous single Downtown earning her a place in the history books.

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  7. Petula ClarkRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2016 | Western Gazette

    Petula Clark, the best- selling British female artist in recording history with more than 68 million records sold worldwide, is to perform in Salisbury and Bournemouth in October. Her career spans over seven decades.

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  8. Charity session leader needed across SomersetRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2016 | Somerset County Gazette

    From the original four sessions it now runs them at over 140 community rooms, church halls and libraries across the South West and South Wales. Sir Cliff Richard is the patron.

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  9. 30 things you only know if you grew up in LlandudnoRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2015 | IcNorthWales

    From a takeaway at Becky's to American GIs in town, we have two sets of memories for two generations. Either way, they are sure to make you feel nostalgic.

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  10. TJ Lubinsky's documentary remembers Carpenters' music over spectacleRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2015 | Examiner.com

    ... Herb Alpert , who recognized the special appeal of that voice right away, and a compassionate fellow singer Petula Clark, who bonded with Karen right away. The best part of the documentary was seeing all that rare footage of the Carpenters ...

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  11. 'Close To You: Remembering The Carpenters' airs on Public Television nationwideRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 25, 2015 | Examiner.com

    ... footage, and interviews with those who knew them, including one-half of A&M Records' Herb Alpert , singer Petula Clark, and singer/songwriter Paul Williams. The remastered documentary goes into why this duo so captured the hearts of Americans, never ...

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  12. Twyla Tharp Keeps Pushing Boundaries of DanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2015 | Voice of America

    A photo from the Dallas premiere of "Yowzie," which is danced to jazz, with funny interactions between couples, and slapstick moves inspired by Twyla Tharp's beloved silent film comedies. In April of 1965, Twyla Tharp, with two colleagues, danced her first work, using Petula Clark's popular song Downtown .

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  13. Celebrity birthdays for the week of Nov. 15-21Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 15, 2015 | WTOP-FM Washington

    Nov. 15: "People's Court" judge Joseph Wapner is 96. Actor Ed Asner is 86. Singer Petula Clark is 83. Comedian Jack Burns of Burns and Schreiber is 82. Actor Yaphet Kotto is 76. Actor Sam Waterston is 75. Singer Anni-Frid Lyngstad of ABBA is 70. Actress Beverly D'Angelo is 64. Rapper E-40 is 48. Country singer Jack Ingram is 45. Drummer David Carr of Third Day is 41. Singer Chad Kroeger of Nickelback is 41. Drummer Jesse Sandoval is 41. Actor Sean Murray is 38. Rapper B.o.B is 27. Actress Shailene Woodley is 24. Actress Emma Dumont is 21. Nov. 16: Actor David Leisure is 65. Actress Marg Helgenberger is 57. Drummer Mani of Stone Roses is 53. Country singer-guitarist Keith Burns of Trick Pony is 52. Jazz singer Diana Krall is 51. Actor Harry Lennix is 51. Guitarist Dave Kushner of Velvet Revolver is 49. Singer Bryan Abrams of Color Me Badd is 46. Actress Martha Plimpton is 45. Actress ... (more)

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  14. Almanac for Sunday, Nov. 15, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 15, 2015 | UPI

    ... personality and retired Judge Joseph Wapner in 1919 (age 96); actor Edward Asner in 1929 (age 86); pop singer Petula Clark in 1932 (age 83); actors Yaphet Kotto in 1937 (age 78) and Sam Waterston in 1940 (age 75); conductor Daniel Barenboim in 1942 ...

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  15. Shailene Woodley, Ed Asner, Sam Waterston: Nov. 15 celebrity birthdaysRead the original story

    Nov 15, 2015 | OC Metro

    Here are a few celebs celebrating their birthdays today. "People's Court" judge Joseph Wapner is 96. Actor Ed Asner is 86. Singer Petula Clark is 83. Comedian Jack Burns of Burns and... MELBOURNE, Australia - Holly Holm pulled off a stunning upset victory over Ronda Rousey in UFC 193, knocking out the women's bantamweight champion in the second round with a powerful kick to... Tucked in a secluded, tree-lined corner of Woodley Park in Van Nuys, a few feet outside of the dirt boundary of Wright Cricket Field, Ajay Garyali sits on a picnic table in the shade, sipping a... PASADENA - Before Saturday night, No.

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  16. Celebrity birthdays for the week of Nov. 15-21Read the original story

    Nov 9, 2015 | Lethbridge Herald

    Nov. 15: "People's Court" judge Joseph Wapner is 96. Actor Ed Asner is 86. Singer Petula Clark is 83. Comedian Jack Burns of Burns and Schreiber is 82. Actor Yaphet Kotto is 76. Actor Sam Waterston is 75. Singer Anni-Frid Lyngstad of ABBA is 70. Actress Beverly D'Angelo is 64. Rapper E-40 is 48. Country singer Jack Ingram is 45. Drummer David Carr of Third Day is 41. Singer Chad Kroeger of Nickelback is 41. Drummer Jesse Sandoval is 41. Actor Sean Murray is 38. Rapper B.o.B is 27. Actress Shailene Woodley is 24. Actress Emma Dumont is 21. Nov. 16: Actor David Leisure is 65. Actress Marg Helgenberger is 57. Drummer Mani of Stone Roses is 53. Country singer-guitarist Keith Burns of Trick Pony is 52. Jazz singer Diana Krall is 51. Actor Harry Lennix is 51. Guitarist Dave Kushner of Velvet Revolver is 49. Singer Bryan Abrams of Color Me Badd is 46. Actress Martha Plimpton is 45. Actress ... (more)

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  17. BWW Review: Six Years After Its Debut, Maxine Linehan's Stunning ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2015 | BroadwayWorld.com

    For the third installment of his New York Cabaret's Greatest Hits-- a wonderful new monthly series at the Metropolitan Room celebrating award winning and critically acclaimed cabaret shows of the past--Producer Stephen Hanks wisely chose Maxine Linehan 's What Would Petula Do? A Tribute to Petula Clark . Although this show won no awards, nor received critical acclaim in 2009 , Linehan's revival this past Monday night of one of her first cabaret shows could certainly be considered one the best of this or any year.

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  18. Book review: looking for Peter O'Toole in the swirl of dust left by a hellraising lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2015 | South China Morning Post

    ... the book, Sellers throws in a telling aside from the making of Goodbye, Mr Chips : O'Toole hoisting co-star Petula Clark on his shoulders and both of them singing at the top of their lungs as they stagger home through the darkened London suburbs. ...

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  19. The Inside Story of Frank Sinatra's Ambitious and Wacky 1980 Three-Disc Album, 'Trilogy'Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 8, 2015 | Billboard

    ... as he cherished the works of Jerome Kern, Cole Porter, and Irving Berlin to bluff his way through the likes of Petula Clark 's hit single, "Don't Sleep in the Subway," and Kermit The Frog's signature song, "Bein' Green," and yet barely graze the ...

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  20. Obituary: Rose GriffithsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 22, 2015 | Surreycomet.co.uk

    Rose Griffiths, 84, died peacefully at Amy Woodgate Resource Centre care home in Nigel Fisher Way, Chessington, on July 31. Mrs Griffiths was born in Chessington in 1931, and attended what was then known as Moor Lane School alongside British singer Petula Clark. In 1944, she met her husband Fred Griffiths at a Kingston dancing school.

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