Elaine Laron, a TV writer and lyricist who worked on “Captain Kangaroo,” “The Electric Company” and “Free To Be You And Me,” died June 6 in Los Angeles of pneumonia. She was 83. Born in the Bronx in…
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Denise Borino-Quinn, who unexpectedly won a role as a Mafia wife on "The Sopranos" after she attended an open casting call, died Wednesday in Morristown, N.J., of liver cancer. She was 46.
Thesp and stage manager James "Jimmy" Wall died Oct. 27 in Manhattan following a short illness. He was 92.
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Over the telephone comes the familiar voice of Carol Burnett. We are going to talk about her new movie "Dr. Seuss' Horton Hears a Who!" "So you're the voice of the villainous Kangaroo?" I ask. Carol…
Warner Bros./Castle Rock's Jerry Bruckheimer-produced laffer "Kangaroo Jack" hopped to the head of the box office pack with an estimated $17.7 million bow, while Sony's Martin Lawrence starrer…
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