With NBC poised to honor Betty White on her 90th birthday next month, we went in search of TV’s oldest living stars.
By Kimberly Potts The eclectic lineup of new members who will be inducted in the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences Hall of Fame next year includes a network executive, a pair of producers who created a seminal reality series and three beloved sitcom stars. Former ABC and Disney exec Michael Eisner, “Real World” creators […]
By Arthur Axelman – I discovered one of my favorite artists Thomas Pradzynski on the walls of Gil Cates’ magnificent home when Andrea and I had dinner one wintry evening. Pradzynski primarily depicted Paris street scenes in oil, but on Gil’s wall were his rare storefronts of New York. So, not only did I experience […]
LOS ANGELES — Sherwood Schwartz, writer-creator of two of the best-remembered TV series of the 1960s and 1970s, “Gilligan’s Island” and “The Brady Bunch,” has died at age 94. Great niece Robin Randall said Schwartz died at 4 a.m. Tuesday. Schwartz was hospitalized at Cedars Sinai Medical Center about a week ago with an intestinal infection and […]
“It might be fun.” Billy Crystal says he would consider returning to the stage as the host of the Oscars–under certain circumstances. “I think the show needs to change,” Crystal told the Associated Press Thursday. “There’s too many awards and it has to sort of freshen itself up, and if I can be a part […]