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Eddie Lawrence, Comedian and Actor, 1919 - 2014

Eddie Lawrence 1919 - 2014

Actor and comedian Eddie Lawrence passed away on March 25, 2014, at the age of 95. Lawrence was best known for his “Old Philosopher” routine, where he would alternate increasingly outlandish fictional troubles with a clichéd refrain to carry on regardless. The character gave Lawrence (and numerous imitators) a framework for comedy sketches and commercials […]

CLIP: Set Sail with Tom Hiddleston and "The Pirate Fairy"

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CLIP: Michelle Monaghan on "Justice League: War" and Wonder Woman

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Chris Colfer and Ron Perlman Join Cast of "RoboDog"

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Broadway World reports that Chris Colfer (Glee) and Ron Perlman (Hellboy, Sons of Anarchy) will voice the main characters in RoboDog, Marza Animation Planet Inc’s first 3D CGI feature animated film. The film will be directed by Henry F. Anderson III (Gnomeo & Juliet), from a script by Robert Reece (The Little Mermaid: Ariel’s Beginning) […]

Dave Madden, Actor, 1931 - 2014

Dave Madden

Actor Dave Madden passed away on January 16, 2014, at a hospice in Florida at the age of 82. Madden is best known for his role as Reuben Kincaid, the rumpled, often put-upon manager in the 1970′s sitcom The Partridge Family, where he was often bedeviled by Danny Partridge (played by Danny Bonaduce). Madden had […]

PR: Shemar Moore to Attend West Coast Premiere of "Justice League: War" on Jan 30, 2014

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Criminal Minds star Shemar Moore, voice of Cyborg, to attend West Coast Premiere of JUSTICE LEAGUE: WAR at The Paley Center for Media in Los Angeles January 30 Screening Spotlights First ‘New 52’ Animated Adventure; Filmmakers, Voice Cast Featured in Panel Discussion; Event is Sold Out, But Special Ticket Giveaway Opportunities Available Soon Criminal Minds […]

James Avery 1948-2013

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The Hollywood Reporter reports that actor James Avery died on New Years Eve due to complications from open heart surgery; he was 65.  Avery was best known to TV audiences as Phillip Banks, Will’s uncle on The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air.  He also made appearances on shows like Amen, The Closer, That ’70s Show, and Star […]

PR: English-Language Voice Cast Revealed for Studio Ghibli's "The Wind Rises"

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Peter O'Toole, Actor, 1932 - 2013

Peter O'Toole

Veteran actor Peter O’Toole passed away on December 14, 2013, at the age of 81. Obituaries are not mentioning a specific cause of death, but his daughter Kate O’Toole has stated that her father had been ill for some time. O’Toole was best-known for his role as Col. T.E. Lawrence in David Lean’s Lawrence of […]

Danny Wells, Actor, 1941 - 2013

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Actor Danny Wells passed away on November 28, 2013, in Toronto, Canada, at the age of 72. Wells may be best known to animation fans as Luigi the plumber (both in voice-over and on-camera) on The Super Mario Bros. Super Show! alongside Captain Lou Albano as the title character. Wells also had a number of […]

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