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Herbt Lom Dies Aged 95

27th September 2012

Herbert Lom has died aged 95. The veteran actor - who was best known for playing Chief Inspector Charles Dreyfus in the 'Pink Panther' film franchise - passed away peacefully in his sleep today (27.09.12),...

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Pink Panther Star Herbert Lom Dies, Aged 95

By Hayley Avron | 27th September 2012

Herbert Lom, the actor best known for playing Charles Dreyfus in the Pink Panther movies, has died aged 95. He may have starred alongside Hollywood greats Kirk Douglas, Charlton Heston and Alec Guinness, he may...

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Andrews To Return To Austrian New Year's Gala

28th December 2011

Dame Julie Andrews is returning to Austria for the Vienna Philharmonic's New Year's celebrations after pulling out of the event last year (10) following the death of her husband Blake Edwards.Andrews has hosted the celebrations...

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Andrews Was In Therapy When She Met Edwards

17th April 2011

Mary Poppins star Julie Andrews and her late husband Blake Edwards were in therapy when they met.The actress recalls the couple's early meetings, calling them "very Hollywood", in a new interview with the Los Angeles...

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Films By Recently Deceased Directors Selected For Posterity

28th December 2010

Less than two weeks after the deaths of directors Irvin Kershner and Blake Edwards, two of their films, Kershner's Star Wars The Empire Strikes Back , produced by George Lucas, and Edwards's The Pink Panther,...

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Julie Andrews Husband Blake Edwards Passes Away

17th December 2010

JULIE ANDREWS' husband, the acclaimed film-maker BLAKE EDWARDS, has passed away at the age of 88 after complications from pneumonia. The director, who was responsible for the cult classic 'Breakfast at Tiffany's', had been confined...

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Stars Pay Tribute To Edwards

17th December 2010

Stars including ROBERT WAGNER, STEVE MARTIN and BO DEREK have paid tribute to legendary director BLAKE EDWARDS, who passed away on Wednesday night (15Dec10).The Pink Panther moviemaker died in California at the age of 88...

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Blake Edwards Dies In California Aged 88

17th December 2010

BLAKE EDWARDS, the acclaimed American film-maker best known for directing 'The Pink Panther' and the cult classic 'Breakfast at Tiffany's', has died in California aged 88, reports BBC News. Edwards, the husband of actress JULIE...

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Pink Panther Comic Genius Blake Edwards Dies At 88

16th December 2010

JULIE ANDREWS' husband, PINK PANTHER creator BLAKE EDWARDS, has died at the age of 88.The director, writer and producer passed away at St. John's Health Center in Santa Monica, California on Wednesday night (15Dec10) after...

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Pink Panther Writer-director Blake Edwards Dead At 88

16th December 2010

Blake Edwards, best known as the writer-director of The Pink Panther movies starring Peter Sellers, died today (Thursday) at age 88, Daily Variety reported. He directed and in several cases wrote a number of Hollywood...

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Pink Panther Comic Genius Blake Edwards Dies At 88

16th December 2010

JULIE ANDREWS' husband, PINK PANTHER creator BLAKE EDWARDS, has died at the age of 88.The director, writer and producer passed away at St. John's Health Center in Santa Monica, California on Wednesday night (15Dec10) after...

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Breakfast At Tiffany's Director Blake Edwards Dies At 88

16th December 2010

Blake Edwards has died at the age of 88. The Hollywood movie director and Oscar-winner - best known for his work on 'The Pink Panther' and 'Breakfast at Tiffany's' with Audrey Hepburn - passed away...

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Panther Remake Would Horrify Sellers, Claims Biographer

7th February 2006

Late comic legend PETER SELLERS would have been horrified to learn his name has been left off the credits of the new PINK PANTHER remake. The British funnyman played INSPECTOR JACQUES CLOUSEAU in the...

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Lumet To Receive Honorary Oscar

16th December 2004

Veteran director SIDNEY LUMET will receive an honorary statuette at next year's (FEB05) OSCAR ceremony - his first ever Academy Award. The DOG DAY AFTERNOON filmmaker has previously picked up five Oscar nominations for...

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Sellers' Daughter Slams New Film

22nd September 2004

PETER SELLERS' daughter SARAH has become the latest member of his family to speak out against biopic THE LIFE AND DEATH OF PETER SELLERS. Sarah Sellers is unhappy with the film's casting, because she...

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Knowles Yearns To Write

9th June 2004

Comic actor STEVE MARTIN has inspired ambitious R+B diva BEYONCE KNOWLES to add writing to her singing, acting and dancing accolades. The DESTINY'S CHILD stunner was in awe of the veteran actor for co-writing...

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Steve Martin Slammed For Clouseau Role

31st March 2004

Comedian STEVE MARTIN has been dealt a shattering blow as he prepares to revive the INSPECTOR CLOUSEAU role made famous by PETER SELLERS - the late star's son deems him incapable of bettering his father's...

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Blake Edwards Named As Honorary Oscar Recipient

12th December 2003

Legendary film-maker BLAKE EDWARDS will be presented with an honorary OSCAR at next year's (04) glitzy ceremony. The 81-year-old director - who is married to MARY POPPINS star JULIE ANDREWS - has been singled...

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Blake Edwards: Cary Grant Was A 'Pain'

3rd October 2003

Veteran film-maker BLAKE EDWARDS has slammed late screen legend CARY GRANT, because he was a "pain in the a**" to work with. THE PINK PANTHER director also admits filming alongside INSPECTOR CLOUSEAU star PETER...

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Farrell Beats Grant To 10

29th May 2003

Irish star COLIN FARRELL has signed up for a remake of steamy BLAKE EDWARDS flick 10 - taking the role from bumbling Englishman HUGH GRANT. The hunky PHONE BOOTH actor is one of the...

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Top Drawer Talent In Sellers Biopic

7th April 2003

American TV network HBO is lining-up a selection of top-drawer talent for its biopic of comic legend PETER SELLERS. MAID IN MANHATTAN star STANLEY TUCCI, who will play legendary film director STANLEY KUBRICK, and...

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