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Eddie Izzard Set To Join Munsters Remake

22nd March 2012

Eddie Izzard is set to join a remake of 'The Munsters'. The 50-year-old comedian is being lined up to play elderly vampire Grandpa Munster - a role made famous by Al Lewis - in 'Mockingbird...

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Grandpa Munster Dies

5th February 2006

American actor AL LEWIS, who played GRANDPA in hit 1950s comedy THE MUNSTERS, has died. He was 95. Lewis, who had suffered years of failing health, passed away with his wife KAREN at his...

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Munsters Star Loses His Leg In Heart Bypass Drama

17th September 2003

THE MUNSTERS star AL LEWIS is lucky to be alive after a third angioplasty in New York turned into a nightmare that almost ended his life. The actor-turned-politician, who played a vampire GRANDPA in...

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The Munsters Fight For Monster Pay-out

13th August 2003

Members of TV's monster family THE MUNSTERS have launched a lawsuit against UNIVERSAL STUDIOS and a gaming firm over Las Vegas, Nevada, slot machines they claim misrepresent them. BUTCH PATRICK, the actor who played...

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