Stories tagged: writer
UPDATED: Tue., June 30, 2020
Carl Reiner, the ingenious and versatile writer, actor and director who broke through as a “second banana” to Sid Caesar and rose to comedy’s front ranks as creator of “The …
Thu., Oct. 11, 2018
The disappearance of a prominent Saudi journalist raises a dark question for anyone who dares criticize governments or speak out against those in power: Will the world have their back?
Sun., June 24, 2018
Terrance Sanders experienced numerous ups and downs during his lengthy arena football career. That’s continued in his post-football life.
UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 8, 2017
A Cameroonian-American writer and university professor was detained in the Central African nation, but a colleague said Friday he was in good spirits after meeting with a lawyer.
UPDATED: Sun., Oct. 22, 2017
Writer and director James Toback, who got an Oscar nomination for writing “Bugsy,” has been accused of sexual harassment by 38 women in a report published Sunday in the Los …
Wed., July 20, 2016
Garry Marshall wore many hats in movies and television over the past 60 years, as a writer, director, producer and actor. His successes were as mainstream as they come: “Happy …
Sat., April 10, 2010
Omer Howard has traveled on a rough road. He’s been an addict, a prison inmate, shot, homeless and is currently fighting colon cancer. “I’m on the downside of it now,” …