Lance Kerwin, one of the most familiar faces among youth talent on TV in the '70s, died January 24, 2023, his eldest daughter reported on Facebook. Lance at 17 on James at 16 (Image via NBC) He was 62. Savanah Kerwin posted, "Hello everyoneI am so sorry to those we have not been able to…Read more
Even More ABOUT EVE, Kirk’s Widow Is 101, Sondheim’s Secret Ending and More — Past & Curious
Links to the past, with relevance today: Here's to up yours! (GIF via GIPHY) NYT: Why you, too, should fall in love again with All About Eve (1950). https://www.instagram.com/p/B_c2ewZA2mK/?utm_source=ig_web_copy_link INSTAGRAM: Incredible that Kirk Douglas — who died at 103 — has a surviving widow who just celebrated her 101st. NYT: Steve Dalkowski, who was used…Read more
Past & Curious: Brando, ‘Pet Sematary,’ Trebek & More!
Links from the past with relevance today: Great actor, and could've coasted on his looks! (Image via movie still) GR8ERDAYS (PLEASE FOLLOW): Brando was born 95 years ago this week. He's already been gone 15 years! Pet out (GIF via Paramount) L.A. TIMES: Director Mary Lambert, 67, reminsces about her struggle to get female-centered movies…Read more
Past & Curious: ‘Paper’ Poses, ‘When Harry Met Sally’ Turns 30 & More!
Links to the past with relevance today: Navigating Waters (Image via Paper) EBAY: Flashing back to a period when NYC's downtown scene was thriving. The film's climax (Image via MGM) THR: Billy Crystal, 71, on the making of When Harry Met Sally (1989), which turns 30 this year. A soaring success (Image via WEA) DO…Read more