Stories tagged: actor
UPDATED: Tue., July 9, 2019, 10:58 p.m.
Rip Torn, the free-spirited Texan who overcame his quirky name to become a distinguished actor in theater, television and movies and win an Emmy in his 60s for his comedy …
UPDATED: Sat., May 25, 2019, 5:26 p.m.
Saturday marked the start of the Washington Civil War Association annual reenactment. This year’s, hosted in Cheney, runs Saturday through Monday.
Wed., Sept. 5, 2018, 4:40 p.m.
Author and actor Christopher Kennedy Lawford, who was born into political and Hollywood royalty, sank into substance abuse and addiction and rose to become a well-known advocate for sobriety and …
Sun., April 8, 2018, 8:41 p.m.
Actor and comedian Chuck McCann, who recorded the famous line “I’m cuckoo for Cocoa Puffs!” has died. He was 83.
Thu., Feb. 22, 2018, 4:44 p.m.
If you want to get Tracy Letts in your movie – and that might be a good idea since he has two up for best picture at the Oscars – …
Sat., Feb. 10, 2018, 11:30 a.m.
Emmy-winning actor Reg E. Cathey, best known for “House of Cards” and “The Wire,” has died.
Thu., Feb. 8, 2018, 5:07 p.m.
Jim Carrey is encouraging Facebook users and investors to delete their account.
Fri., Dec. 8, 2017, 4:15 p.m.
Actor Steve Reevis, who had supporting roles in the movies “Fargo” and “Last of the Dogmen,” has died. He was 55.
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 25, 2017, 6:22 p.m.
Veteran Hollywood actor Rance Howard, the father of director Ron Howard, died Saturday. He was 89.
UPDATED: Thu., Oct. 26, 2017, 10:24 p.m.
“Will & Grace” star Sean Hayes says he was hospitalized earlier this month after his small intestine burst.
Tue., Oct. 10, 2017, 12:39 p.m.
Bevers, 33, of Coeur d’Alene, lived in an emotional hell for several months after a life-changing split from his significant other last November. Deeply in love and unable to cope, …
Sat., Oct. 7, 2017, 8:50 p.m.
James Woods still isn’t entirely sure how the end of his acting career came to be announced on Friday by a real estate reporter for a local newspaper in Rhode …
Wed., Oct. 4, 2017, 8:58 a.m.
O.J. Simpson says “nothing has changed” in his life during the nine years he spent behind bars.
UPDATED: Wed., Sept. 27, 2017, 1:51 p.m.
O.J. Simpson could be released on parole as soon as Monday in Las Vegas under a plan being finalized by Nevada officials, a prison spokeswoman said Wednesday.
UPDATED: Sun., Aug. 20, 2017, 10:19 p.m.
Jerry Lewis, who died Aug. 20 at 91, was a comic actor whose rubber-limbed pratfalls, squeaky voice and pipsqueak buffoonery made him one of the most uncontainable screen clowns of …
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 17, 2017, 7:20 p.m.
A Spokane man arrested for beating his girlfriend with a baseball bat Wednesday is an actor who recently appeared in an episode of “Twin Peaks” and was a regular background …
UPDATED: Mon., July 31, 2017, 8:53 p.m.
Sam Shepard, the Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright, Oscar-nominated actor and celebrated author whose plays chronicled the explosive fault lines of family and masculinity in the American West, has died. He was …
Thu., July 27, 2017, 3:34 p.m.
Tracy Morgan has a ready answer when asked about getting a second chance after his near-fatal crash three years ago.
UPDATED: Sat., April 15, 2017, 10:03 p.m.
Clifton James, best known for his indelible portrayal of a southern sheriff in two James Bond films but who was most proud of his work on the stage, has died. …
Fri., March 24, 2017, 7:40 p.m.
Actor Harrison Ford said he was distracted and concerned about turbulence from another aircraft last month when he mistakenly landed on a taxiway at a Southern California airport after flying …
UPDATED: Tue., Feb. 7, 2017, 6:43 p.m.
Actor Richard Hatch, perhaps best known for playing Captain Apollo in the original “Battlestar Galactica” film and TV series, has died. He was 71.
Sat., Jan. 28, 2017, 7:06 p.m.
Mike Connors, a rugged actor who starred as the hard-nosed Joe Mannix in a popular TV detective series of the 1960s and 1970s that broke racial barriers in casting, died …
Mon., Jan. 9, 2017, 7:57 p.m.
Angelina Jolie Pitt and Brad Pitt have reached an agreement to handle their divorce in a private forum and will work together to reunify their family, the actors announced in …
Sat., Dec. 31, 2016, 2:16 p.m.
Genealogy detectives have discovered that Benedict Cumberbatch, the British actor who portrays Sherlock Holmes in the PBS television series, is distantly related to the author who created the iconic character …
Wed., Dec. 28, 2016, 9 p.m.
Actor George S. Irving, who won a Tony Award starring with Debbie Reynolds in the musical “Irene” and appeared in the original Broadway production of “Oklahoma,” died Monday at age …
Tue., Dec. 13, 2016, 6:39 p.m.
Alan Thicke, an actor best-known for helping set a template for parenting ideals in the ‘80s sitcom “Growing Pains,” has died of a heart attack. He was 69.
Wed., Nov. 30, 2016, 2:54 p.m.
Matthew McConaughey is making sure some college students at his alma mater get home all right, all right, all right.
Mon., Nov. 28, 2016, 3:14 p.m.
“Breakfast Club” actor Anthony Michael Hall is facing a charge of felony battery with serious bodily injury after he allegedly shoved a neighbor to the ground and broke his wrist, …
Sat., Nov. 26, 2016, 4:16 p.m.
Ron Glass, the handsome, prolific character actor best known for his role as the gregarious, sometimes sardonic detective Ron Harris in the long-running cop comedy “Barney Miller,” has died at …
Tue., Nov. 22, 2016, 6:19 p.m.
The FBI announced Tuesday that it had concluded its inquiry into Brad Pitt and his alleged behavior toward his teenage son aboard a private plane bound for Los Angeles.