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  1. News - World - OBITUARY

    Star who gave her voice to women's rights: Polly Bergen dies aged 84

    Posted Sep 22nd 2014, 05:12am by AGENCIES

    ... Agencies Star gave her voice to women’s rights Polly Bergen 1930-2014 Emmy-winning actress Polly Bergen, who passed away at 84, is probably best known for her role in the original Cape Fear, a 1962 thriller. It starred Robert Mitchum as a vengeful ex-convict terrorising a lawyer and his wife- Gregory Peck and Bergen. But Bergen also played the first female president in Curtis ...

  2. News - World - OBITUARY

    Soviet-era space exploration giant Oleg Ivanovsky dies, aged 92

    Posted Sep 25th 2014, 08:54pm by WASHPOST

    ... space agency. The cause and location were not reported. Ivanovsky worked for many years as a top engineer at the Soviet space facility known as Star City, where he helped design Sputnik, which ... vehicles at Star City, outside Moscow. He took part in unmanned Soviet space launches that examined the moon, Mars and Venus before joining a Russian aerospace firm as a chief engineer in 1965. He ...

  3. News - China - OBITUARY

    Japanese songstress Yoshiko Yamaguchi, who posed as Chinese, dies aged 94

    Posted Sep 15th 2014, 04:48am by He Huifen, AFP

    ... China Nights (1940), in which she starred with Japanese heartthrob Kazuo Hasegawa. She later expressed regret over them. Arrested after the war as a traitor, she narrowly avoided execution ... deportation from China in 1946, she relaunched her career in Japan under her birth name, Yoshiko Yamaguchi, and starred in Akira Kurosawa's Scandal and other films. She also played a leading role ...

  4. News - World - OBITUARY

    Richard Kiel, towering actor whose big break was playing Bond villain Jaws

    Posted Sep 11th 2014, 09:05pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse Towering star made name as steel-toothed baddie Jaws in two 1970s spy movies Actor whose big break came playing Bond films villain Richard Kiel 1939-2014 Richard Kiel, ... in The Spy Who Loved Me (1977) fighting 007 star Roger Moore, and returning two years later in Moonraker. "I had convinced the producer that Jaws should have some characteristics that were human ...

  5. News - World - OBITUARY

    A comedy trailblazer with a caustic tongue: Joan Rivers remembered

    Posted Sep 05th 2014, 10:25pm by AGENCIES

    ... of 81. The award-winning star died on Thursday in Mount Sinai Hospital. She had been unconscious since she stopped breathing during an August 28 medical procedure on her vocal cords at a clinic ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - OBITUARY

    Anthony Lawrence, legendary BBC journalist, dies aged 101 in Hong Kong

    Posted Sep 26th 2013, 12:00am by Stephen Vines

    ... Hong Kong's Bronze Bauhinia Star in 2012 and received an OBE in Britain's 2013 Honours List. Typically his response was: "I really can't see why I got this honour." ...

  7. News - World - OBITUARY

    Rockford Files and Maverick star James Garner dies aged 86

    Posted Jul 21st 2014, 04:51am by Reuters

    ... Reuters Rockford Files actor also conquered the big screen in The Great Escape Maverick star with easy-going charm James Garner 1928-2014 Actor James Garner, best known for his prime-time ... who got by on his wits instead of a six-gun and would just as soon duck a fight as face a showdown. Co-star Jack Kelly played his more straight-laced brother, Bart. Garner left the ABC show ...

  8. News - World - OBITUARY

    Tributes flow for Richard Attenborough, actor and director

    Posted Aug 25th 2014, 08:59pm by AP

    ... Attenborough was often thought to be at his best when trying to coax the finest work from actors. Gandhi made a star of its little-known leading man, Kingsley, and Denzel Washington won an Oscar ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - OBITUARY

    Commercial Radio’s founder George Ho Ho-chi dies aged 95

    Posted Jun 04th 2014, 05:29pm by Phila Siu and Amy Nip

    ... HK$50,000 from his father. He branched out, founding Commercial Television in 1975, but the station closed three years later. In 2001, Ho was awarded a Gold Bauhinia Star for his contribution ...

  10. News - World - OBITUARY

    Filmmaker Menahem Golan dies in Israel at the age of 85

    Posted Aug 10th 2014, 06:44am by AP

    ... the most famous film Golan directed and produced, was also inspired by real-life events, based on the 1985 hijacking of a TWA jet to Beirut. Lee Marvin, in his last film, starred as Colonel Nick ...




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