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Published Date: 4/5/2014
Charlton Heston won an Oscar for his role in "Ben-Hur" and is well-known for his political activism, which spanned six decades and took him from one end of the spectrum to the other. Often overlooked is his military service in World War II as a member of the U.S. Army...
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Published Date: 3/31/2014
Cat fights, big hair, wealth, drama…primetime soap opera “Dynasty” had it all. Produced by Aaron Spelling, “Dynasty” starred John Forsythe as oil magnate Blake Carrington. The brawls between his scheming ex-wife Alexis, portrayed by Joan Collins, and his new wife...
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Published Date: 3/21/2014
Dack Rambo was a frequent guest star on shows throughout the 1970s and '80s, eventually landing larger roles on the soap operas All My Children and Another World, as well as the primetime ratings juggernaut Dallas as Jack Ewing. In 1991, Rambo announced he was HIV...
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Published Date: 2/28/2014
Mary Stuart appeared in several films of varying historical note during the 1940s before finding her calling in a new genre of television she helped create: the "soap opera." In 1950 she signed on for the first-ever soap, "The First Hundred Years," which fell 99 years...
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Published Date: 1/17/2014
Richard Crenna is best remembered today for his performances in the Rambo film series and television programs including The Real McCoys. But radio launched Crenna's career: first as an actor on Boy Scout Jamboree in 1937, and then as a combat radio operator for the...
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Published Date: 12/2/2013
Maria Callas was a diva in the classic sense of the word as well as in the sassier modern definition –– she was a great performer, glamorous and temperamental, bombastic and beautiful...
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