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 Post subject: Re: R.I.P.
PostPosted: Fri Jun 3, '11, 11:52 pm 
:tombstone: James Arness, 88, (Actor..."Gunsmoke" where he played the role of Marshal Matt Dillion, and many other movies, etc.)

He was also the brother of actor Peter Graves who starred in the tv series "Mission Impossible" and "7th Heaven".

http://tv.msn.com/tv/article.aspx?news=650839&gt1=28103

http://movies.msn.com/celebrities/celeb ... es-arness/

He will be missed. :rose:


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 Post subject: Re: R.I.P.
PostPosted: Sun Jun 5, '11, 12:42 am 
They used dialogue from an episode of Gunsmoke on "Is There Anybody Out There?" from Pink Floyd's The Wall, and his character was part of the clip that was used.


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 Post subject: Re: R.I.P.
PostPosted: Mon Jun 13, '11, 8:12 pm 
MrKite wrote:They used dialogue from an episode of Gunsmoke on "Is There Anybody Out There?" from Pink Floyd's The Wall, and his character was part of the clip that was used.


That's cool! Thanks for sharing that bit of info with us, MrKite! :yes:


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 Post subject: Re: R.I.P.
PostPosted: Mon Jun 13, '11, 8:14 pm 
:tombstone: Laura Ziskin, 61, (Producer..."Spiderman" movies, etc.)

She also did work on "Pretty Woman" and other movies.

http://movies.msn.com/movies/article.as ... &gt1=28101

Condolences to her family. :rose:


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 Post subject: Re: R.I.P.
PostPosted: Sat Jun 25, '11, 2:01 am 
:tombstone: Peter Falk, 83, (actor..."Columbo")

http://tv.msn.com/tv/article.aspx?news=655180&GT1=28101

http://tv.yahoo.com/news/article/tv-new ... peter_falk

He was a terrific actor. Condolences to his family. :rose:



Also,

:tombstone: Gene Colin, 84, (comic book artist)

Mr. Colin drew for many comics including "Batman", "Daredevil", "Tomb Of Dracula", and many others, and he also co-created the first African-American superhero, "The Falcon".

http://today.msnbc.msn.com/id/43523218/ ... rtist-dies

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Falcon_(comics)

Condolences to his family. :rose:


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 Post subject: Re: R.I.P.
PostPosted: Sat Jun 25, '11, 8:02 am 
Silver_Surfer1 wrote:
MrKite wrote:They used dialogue from an episode of Gunsmoke on "Is There Anybody Out There?" from Pink Floyd's The Wall, and his character was part of the clip that was used.


That's cool! Thanks for sharing that bit of info with us, MrKite! :yes:


Welcome! Was glad I could share it!


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 Post subject: Re: R.I.P.
PostPosted: Sat Jun 25, '11, 7:20 pm 
:gloomy: Gene Colan was a great artist. I'm sure I have several of the books he worked on.


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 Post subject: Re: R.I.P.
PostPosted: Tue Jul 12, '11, 6:44 pm 
:tombstone: - Sherwood Schwartz, 94, (Writer, TV show Creator):

http://tv.msn.com/tv/article.aspx?news=658050


:tombstone: - Sam Denoff, 83, (Writer, etc.)

http://tv.msn.com/tv/article.aspx?news=657794


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 Post subject: Re: R.I.P.
PostPosted: Sat Jul 23, '11, 10:48 pm 
:tombstone: - William Self, 89, (former head of 20 Century Fox)

http://www.thewrap.com/tv/column-post/w ... s-89-22654

Condolences to his family.


:tombstone: - Amy Winhouse, 27, (Singer)

http://new.music.yahoo.com/blogs/stopth ... at-age-27/

Condolences to her family.


:tombstone: - Elliot Handler, 95, (Toy maker, created "Barbie" and "Hot Wheels":

http://www.usatoday.com/money/industrie ... dler_n.htm

Condolences to his family.


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 Post subject: Re: R.I.P.
PostPosted: Mon Jul 25, '11, 8:12 pm 
When I was a kid, I used to love playing with those little Hot Wheels cars. I never stopped to think about who came up with the idea originally until now. That guy really did touch a lot of lives.


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