Verne Troyer, Mini-Me in Austin Powers Movies, Dies at 49

Verne Troyer, Mini-Me in Austin Powers Movies, Dies at 49

He was hospitalized this month after the police and emergency medical providers responded to a name at his Hollywood dwelling, USA Today reported. Verne J. Troyer was born on Jan. 1, 1969. Information about survivors was not instantly obtainable. One of Mr. Troyer’s first movie roles got here as a stunt double for a child […]

Ellen Burstyn Honors a Friendship With a Futurist

Ellen Burstyn Honors a Friendship With a Futurist

In a cellphone interview from her residence in New York, Ms. Burstyn — who’s gained a Tony for “Same Time, Next Year,” an Oscar for “Alice Doesn’t Live Here Anymore” and an Emmy for “Political Animals” — spoke about her friendship with Mr. Fuller, her former co-stars Kevin Spacey and Louis C.Okay. and a long-ago […]

You Know Her From ‘Mr. Robot.’ Did You Know She Could Paint?

You Know Her From ‘Mr. Robot.’ Did You Know She Could Paint?

Photo Carly Chaikin in her studio at house in California together with her work “Say Maybe 2017,” left, and “Intimacy 2016.” Credit Graham Walzer for The New York Times WOODLAND HILLS, Calif. — When Carly Chaikin is wrapped on the set, she picks up a paintbrush. Ms. Chaikin, 28, is probably finest recognized for her […]

Harry Anderson, ‘Night Court’ Actor Who Bottled Magic On Screen and Off, Dies at 65

Harry Anderson, ‘Night Court’ Actor Who Bottled Magic On Screen and Off, Dies at 65

“Night Court” was nominated for 31 Emmys and gained seven. John Larroquette, Markie Post, Richard Moll, Charles Robinson and Marsha Warfield starred alongside Mr. Anderson. Judge Harry Stone shared greater than a primary title with the actor who performed him: Both the character and the person donned colourful ties, had been magicians at coronary heart […]

With ‘Lost in Space,’ Parker Posey Finds an Unlikely Home in Serial TV

With ‘Lost in Space,’ Parker Posey Finds an Unlikely Home in Serial TV

The authentic “Lost in Space,” which ran on CBS from 1965 to 1968, adopted the interplanetary adventures of the Robinson household. On that collection, Dr. Smith, as played by Jonathan Harris, was a conniving and campy foil who bickered with the household’s robotic and spouted alliterative insults. Matt Sazama and Burk Sharpless, the producers who […]

R. Lee Ermey, Profane Drill Sergeant in ‘Full Metal Jacket,’ Dies at 74

R. Lee Ermey, Profane Drill Sergeant in ‘Full Metal Jacket,’ Dies at 74

Ronald Lee Ermey was born on March 24, 1944, in Emporia, Kan., and moved to Washington State at age 11. He enlisted within the Marines instantly after graduating from highschool and meant to spend a long time within the army. Much of the torrent of vicious language he unleashed in “Full Metal Jacket” was recalled […]

For Neil Patrick Harris, It Takes an Adult to Make a Kids’ Show

For Neil Patrick Harris, It Takes an Adult to Make a Kids’ Show

And sure, the twins are allowed to observe their father at work. “Of course, it’s probably not the perfect content because it’s pretty dark — a lot of slapping children and smoking cigarettes and trying to murder 14-year-olds,” he mentioned with a vaguely maniacal chuckle after pouring himself a glass of Scotch at a New […]

Lois Wheeler Snow, Critic of Human Rights Abuses in China, Dies at 97

Lois Wheeler Snow, Critic of Human Rights Abuses in China, Dies at 97

When Mr. Snow’s well being started to deteriorate within the early 1970s, Mao and Zhou despatched a staff of three docs, 4 nurses and an interpreter to Switzerland, the place the couple have been residing by then. Even after her husband died in 1972, Ms. Snow remained on pleasant phrases with Chinese leaders and continued […]

Worker Dies After Fall in Manhattan Subway Tunnel

Indian Actress Stages a Revealing #MeToo Protest

Though the #MeToo motion has not shaken society in India the way in which it has within the United States, a number of Indian actresses, after abuse allegations were made against the American producer Harvey Weinstein, stepped ahead to complain a few pervasive tradition of sexual harassment. The allegations included claims that they had been […]

Russell Crowe Holds a ‘Divorce’ Auction (‘Gladiator’ Stuff Included)

Russell Crowe Holds a ‘Divorce’ Auction (‘Gladiator’ Stuff Included)

Also on provide: a codpiece, a completely functioning copy of a Roman chariot, a picket sword, a pair of leather-based wrist cuffs and life-size prop horses. Mr. Crowe gained a Best Actor Oscar for the movie. Fit to Dress a Star Photo The costume worn by Mr. Crowe as Capt. Jack Aubrey in “Master and […]