Actor-comedian Orson Bean killed in LA crash

The Los Angeles County Coroner's office confirmed Bean's Friday night death, saying it was being investigated as a "traffic-related" fatality......»»

Category: break-upsSource: tmzFeb 9th, 2020

Blu-Ray Pick: Orson Welles In Fine Form With ‘The Immortal Story’

Although Orson Welles is known for directing visually arresting and occasionally sumptuous black and white films (Touch of Evil, Citizen Kane, The Lady From Shanghai), The Immortal Story is evidence of his painterly approach to color. Welles' collaboratio.....»»

Category: topSource: hollywoodoutbreakSep 16th, 2016

My dad wrote ‘Citizen Kane’ — not Orson Welles

Orson Welles wrote “not one word’’ of “Citizen Kane,’’ insists a posthumous memoir by a son of the man who shared a Best Original Screenplay with the director of the 1941 classic. Frank Mankiewicz — who was Robert F. Kennedy’s press secret.....»»

Category: moviesSource: nypostJan 16th, 2017

Orson Welles Classic ‘Chimes At Midnight’ Hits The Silver Screen

One of the huge cinematic treats on the first day of 2016 is the release of Orson Welles' masterpiece Chimes At Midnight. Though not as widely known or celebrated as Citizen Kane or even Touch of Evil, Chimes At Midnight is a towering achievement that, li.....»»

Category: topSource: hollywoodoutbreakJan 4th, 2016

Restored Orson Welles Classics Set As Venice Pre-Opening Screenings

The Venice film festival will dedicate a pair of “pre-opening” screenings to Orson Welles, the centennial of whose birth is celebrated this year......»»

Category: topSource: varietyAug 7th, 2015

Unpublished Orson Welles draft memoir obtained by university

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — The University of Michigan says a "very raw draft" of an unpublished Orson Welles memoir has joined its archives on the trailblazing filmmaker......»»

Category: topSource: yahooMay 24th, 2015

Why Orson Welles failed as a Post columnist

Orson Welles is remembered as a giant of Hollywood (“Citizen Kane”), radio (“The War of the Worlds”) and theater. But few are aware of his brief, eccentric career as a........»»

Category: moviesSource: nypostFeb 8th, 2015

How Orson Welles’ narcissism sabotaged his career

Everyone agrees that Orson Welles, who directed, produced and co-wrote “Citizen Kane” — one of the most admired films ever — was a genius. But was his career really sabotaged........»»

Category: moviesSource: nypostDec 9th, 2014

Save Sean Bean: Fans support online campaign to keep actor's latest character alive

FANS have launched an online campaign to save Sean Bean – because they are tired of seeing the veteran actor's characters killed-off......»»

Category: topSource: expressMay 2nd, 2019

Driver fatigue cited as cause of crash that injured comedian

WASHINGTON (AP) — A fatigued Wal-Mart truck driver failed to slow down despite a warning and was responsible for a highway crash last year that severely injured comedian Tracy Morgan and killed another comedian, the National Transportation Safety Board .....»»

Category: topSource: yahooAug 12th, 2015

Comedian Tracy Morgan released from rehab after June crash

Newark N.J (Reuters) - Actor and comedian Tracy Morgan was released from a rehabilitation center to finish his recovery at home from a New Jersey crash in June that left him critically injured and killed a fellow passenger, his spokesman said on Saturday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJul 12th, 2014

Comedian Tracy Morgan sues Walmart over deadly crash

Newark N.J (Reuters) - Actor and comedian Tracy Morgan has sued Wal-Mart Stores Inc. in a New Jersey federal court, alleging the retailer was negligent in connection with the June crash that left him critically injured and killed a fellow passenger......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMay 27th, 2019

Driver charged in crash that injured Tracy Morgan

NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J. (AP) — A truck driver from Georgia has been charged with death by auto in connection with a crash on the New Jersey Turnpike that killed a comedian and injured four others, including actor and comedian Tracy Morgan......»»

Category: topSource: yahooJun 7th, 2014

Rapper Redway Killed In Fiery Car Crash

Shane Redway — a Canadian rapper and close friend of Drake's — was killed early Saturday morning in a car crash. He was just 26 years old. Redway and two others were killed when their car lost control, struck a guardrail and burst into flames......»»

Category: gossipSource: perezhiltonAug 2nd, 2015

Comedian Tracy Morgan injured in fatal crash

NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J. (AP) — Actor and comedian Tracy Morgan was critically injured Saturday after a tractor-trailer rammed into his chauffeured limousine bus, setting off a chain-reaction crash that left a fellow comedian dead and two others seriously hu.....»»

Category: topSource: yahooJun 7th, 2014

Feds say trucker in Morgan crash was speeding

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — A report on the crash that seriously injured comedian Tracy Morgan and killed another man says the driver of a tractor-trailer was speeding before the crash......»»

Category: topSource: yahooJul 4th, 2019

Tracy Morgan sues Wal-Mart for crash that killed 1

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Tracy Morgan has sued Wal-Mart over last month's highway crash that seriously injured him and killed a fellow comedian......»»

Category: topSource: yahooMay 28th, 2019

Tracy Morgan released from rehab center after N.J. crash

Comedian suffered broken leg, ribs in June 7 crash that killed another comedian on New Jersey Turnpike.....»»

Category: topSource: cbsnewsJul 12th, 2014

Sean Bean to play priest in new Jimmy McGovern TV drama

Actor Sean Bean is to play a Catholic priest in a new six-part drama written by Jimmy McGovern for BBC One......»»

Category: topSource: 13th, 2017

Public beheading? Downed by Orcs? Sean Bean quizzed on his on-screen exits

While Sean Bean has had good luck when it comes to acting in some of the best dramas on the big and small screens, the actor's characters haven't been quite as fortunate when it comes to surviving the action. From "Game of Thrones" to "Lord of the Rings,".....»»

Category: celebSource: msnbcApr 6th, 2019

Did Sean Bean just spoil Game of Thrones?

POTENTIAL SPOILER ALERT. Game of Thrones actor Sean Bean, who plays Ned Stark, may have revealed a huge plot twist by mistake during a recent interview......»»

Category: tvSource: news.auMay 10th, 2019