| Sep 17, 2011
Frances Bay, the sweet, gentle housewife who became a successful actress in middle age, appearing in more than 50 motion pictures and 100 television shows, including roles as the "marble rye lady" on "Seinfeld" and the grandmother in Adam Sandler's "Happy...
| Feb 27, 2011
| 9:32 PM
Northlight Theatre will stage a new play by Jeffrey Hatcher about the Broadway legends Alfred Lunt and Lynn Fontanne. Called "Ten Chimneys" (as is the historic home that was their former Wisconsin retreat), the new play will imagine what happens......
| Jun 3, 2010
| 4:33 PM
Rue McClanahan, who played the aging Southern belle Blanche Devereaux in the hit NBC comedy series "The Golden Girls," died Thursday at age 76. Reports said she passed away after suffering a stroke at a New York hospital. The actress......
| Jun 3, 2010
Rue McClanahan, the Emmy-winning actress whobrought the sexually liberated Southern belle Blanche Devereaux tolife on the hit TV series "The Golden Girls," has died. She was 76.
Her manager, Barbara Lawrence, said McClanahan died Thursday at1 a.m. at New...
| Mar 20, 2012
When Alfred Lunt and Lynn Fontanne were not reigning supreme on the Broadway stages of the 1930s and 1940s, they were reposing at Ten Chimneys, their summer house in Genesee Depot, Wisc. The Midwestern location — as distinct from the usual celebrity...
| Nov 30, 2011
| 1:06 PM
occupation: professional entertainer
found at: Wadsworth Atheneum's Aetna Theater (Hartford)
What was your earliest ambition?
It's always been music. I've been singing ever since I could remember. It was something I always wanted...
| Jan 5, 2009
Pat Hingle, the veteran actor with more than half a century of impressive work in theater, film and television who was perhaps best known to a generation of movie fans as Commissioner James Gordon in the first four "Batman" films, has died. He was 84....
| Jan 5, 2010
| 10:55 AM
Born in Shreveport, Louisiana, Morgan Rhodes began her visual career by studying photography at the Fashion Institute of Technology in New York City. While there, she studied acting at Herbert Berghof Studio and took classes with Uta Hagen. She worked...