Cause Cited in Death of ‘Taxi’ Star Jeff Conaway

LOS ANGELES — An autopsy has ruled that “Taxi” and “Grease” star Jeff Conaway’s death last May was accidental and caused by major internal infection. Los Angeles County coroner Craig Harvey says coroners did not conduct a toxicology test because Conaway had been hospitalized for weeks prior to his death, so his blood would have […]

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‘Sunny’s’ Success Continues To Flourish

By Tim Molloy NEW YORK (TheWrap.com) – Shows don’t start much smaller than “It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia.” But the gloriously offensive series about five selfish, petty do-nothings has grown into one of cable’s most successful comedies — and a model for FX’s other sitcoms. It could work for other networks, too. The show, which […]

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‘Taxi,’ ‘Grease’ Star Jeff Conaway Dies At 60

By LYNN ELBER, Associated Press LOS ANGELES – Actor Jeff Conaway, who starred in TV’s “Taxi” and the movie musical “Grease,” has died. Spokeswoman Kathryn Boole says the 60-year-old actor died Friday morning at the Encino Tarzana Medical Center, where he had been hospitalized in a coma since May 11. His manager, Phil Brock, has […]

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Students: Danza Made the Grade as English Teacher

BY: Kathy Matheson PHILADELPHIA – When former sitcom star Tony Danza began teaching English at a Philadelphia high school, no one really knew what to expect. Not even Tony Danza. Certainly school officials were holding their breath after the district greenlighted ‘Teach,’ an A&E reality show premiering Friday that chronicles Danza’s year at the head […]

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