Jerry Lewis Retiring From MDA Telethon In Sept.

LAS VEGAS – After 45 years, Jerry Lewis is retiring as host of the Muscular Dystrophy Association’s Labor Day telethon. The 85-year-old comedian and Las Vegas resident issued a statement Monday through the Tucson, Ariz.-based Muscular Dystrophy Association calling it time for a “new telethon era.” He says he’ll make his final appearance on the […]

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Comedian Charlie Callas Dead In Las Vegas At 83

By Ken Ritter, Associated Press LAS VEGAS – Charlie Callas, a versatile comedian and sidekick whose zany faces and antics made him a regular for more than four decades on television, in films and on casino stages, has died in Las Vegas. He was 83. A son, Mark Callas, tells The Associated Press that Callas […]

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