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Lewis Praises Martin's Daughter For Tell-all Book

Comic JERRY LEWIS has praised his former partner DEAN MARTIN's daughter for telling the truth in her new book - and revealing the late crooner was a terrible father. DEANA MARTIN has come under...

Walken: Acting Is My Life

OSCAR-winning screen veteran CHRISTOPHER WALKEN is still as hungry for his trade as he ever was - because it gives him something to look forward to. The 61-year-old KING OF NEW YORK star loves...

Jerry Lewis Telethon Another Success, Despite Hurricane

Funnyman JERRY LEWIS is celebrating this morning (07SEP04) after learning his 59th annual LABOR DAY TELETHON in America raised over $59 million (GBP32.8 million). The slimmed-down comic was joined by SIR ELTON JOHN and...

Jerry Lewis Gets In Shape For Telethon Surprise

Funnyman JERRY LEWIS is battling back from the brink of death after losing a whopping 32.3 kilograms (71 pounds) in just 100 days. The comic had ballooned to 150 kilograms (270 pounds) due to...

Lewis' Life Saved By Back Gadget

Comedy legend JERRY LEWIS credits a medical device with blocking the chronic pain he'd suffered for 37 years and preventing him from committing suicide. The NUTTY PROFESSOR star - who made physical comedy his...

Jerry Lewis Leaves Hospital

Legendary comedian JERRY LEWIS has successfully kicked his addiction from steroids following a three-month stay in hospital. The 77-year-old A NUTTY PROFESSOR had been taking the addictive medication for a serious lung illness, and...

Lewis On The Road To Recovery

LATEST: Comic JERRY LEWIS's rehab stint is paying off in more ways than one - he has already lost almost 40 pounds in weight. The funnyman checked himself into a physical rehab in Las...

Writer Hartmann Dies

BOB HOPE's comedy writer EDMUND L HARTMANN died on Friday (28NOV03) at the age of 92. The veteran screenwriter - who passed away in his home in Santa Fe, New Mexico - is...

Jerry Lewis In Rehab

American comedy legend JERRY LEWIS has checked himself into a rehab centre in a bid to kick his steroid addiction. Medication which the funnyman has been taking to help fight pulmonary fibrosis have left...

Martin + Lewis Revived

JERRY LEWIS and DEAN MARTIN's sons are planning to revive the legacy of their fathers' famous double act in Las Vegas, Nevada. Singer GARY LEWIS and cabaret star RICCI MARTIN have signed up to...

Jerry Lewis Pulls In $60 Million

Legendary comedian JERRY LEWIS collected a staggering $60.5 million (GBP37.8 million) to combat muscular dystrophy during his 38th annual LABOR DAY TELETHON. Jerry, 77, was assisted by 80-year-old veteran ED MCMAHON during the 21...

Chicago Team Take On The Yankees

MIRAMAX movie mogul HARVEY WEINSTEIN is hoping recreated the monster success of multi-OSCAR winning CHICAGO - by following it up with a movie version of Broadway musical DAMN YANKEES. Weinstein is calling on Chicago...

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