Jill Clayburgh’s Costar Jake Gyllenhaal Had No Idea She Was Sick

BY: Nicole Evatt NEW YORK – In one of her final roles, Jill Clayburgh plays the mom of charismatic Viagra salesman Jamie Reidy (Jake Gyllenhaal) in the romantic comedy ‘Love and Other Drugs.’ Gyllenhaal and the film’s director Edward Zwick said they had no idea the Oscar-nominated screen legend was battling chronic lymphocytic leukemia at […]

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Oscar-Nominated Actress Jill Clayburgh Dies at 66

BY: Rodrique Ngowi Jill Clayburgh, whose Broadway and Hollywood acting career stretched through the decades, highlighted by her Oscar-nominated portrayal of a divorcee exploring her sexuality in the 1978 film ‘An Unmarried Woman,’ died Friday. She was 66. Her husband, Tony Award-winning playwright David Rabe, said she died after a 21-year battle with chronic lymphocytic […]

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