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Park Dedicated To Weaver Opens

A park dedicated to late actor DENNIS WEAVER has opened in Ridgway, Colorado on 60 acres (24 hectares) of land donated by his widow. Environmentalist Weaver, best known for starring in 1950s television show Gunsmoke...

Widow Will Carry On Weaver's Legacy

Actor DENNIS WEAVER's widow, GERRY, has vowed to continue his work with environmental and humanitarian causes. The GUNSMOKE and MCCLOUD star succumbed to cancer last Friday (24FEB06) at the age of 81. She says, "I...

Dennis Weaver Dies In Colorado

DENNIS WEAVER, who played slow-witted deputy CHESTER GOODE in the classic TV western GUNSMOKE and a cowboy cop in McCLOUD, has died. He was 81. The actor died of complications from cancer on Friday...

Weaver Sells Colorado Home To Be Closer To Family

Former GUNSMOKE star DENNIS WEAVER has finally decided to move into his Malibu, California, home full time - 20 years after buying it. The actor and his wife GERRY have listed their home in...

Schwarzenegger Mourns Loss Of Weaver's Daughter-in-law

Hollywood action hero ARNOLD SCHWARZENEGGER is mourning the loss of a good pal and colleague, after she was struck down in an horrific car accident last week (ends18JUL03). Condolences have flooded in from fans...

Dennis Weaver Sets Off On Drive Across America

Former McCLOUD star DENNIS WEAVER has embarked on a trek across America to raise awareness of hydrogen-fuelled cars. Weaver and the rest of his DRIVE TO SURVIVE travellers took off yesterday (30APR03) from the...

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Spinal Tap's Derek Smalls To Drop Debut Solo Album In Character

Spinal Tap's Derek Smalls To Drop Debut Solo Album In Character

'Smalls Change (Meditations Upon Ageing)' arrives in April.

Dolly Parton Picks Up TWO Guinness World Records

Dolly Parton Picks Up TWO Guinness World Records

The two awards have made for a great 72nd birthday present for the country music icon.

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