Latest Jackie Gleason News

Jason Patric Kept Jackie Gleason's Cane

11th April 2012

Actor Jason Patric has a poignant memento of his famous grandfather Jackie Gleason - he has kept the movie legend's walking stick.The Losers star admits he tries to play down his link to The Honeymooners...

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Burstyn Gets Personal On New Website

28th November 2006

Oscar winner ELLEN BURSTYN is set to share her life with movie fans by launching her own website and filling it with memoirs and family photos. THE EXORCIST star was so charged by the response...

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Newman Hustled By Jackie Gleason

28th May 2006

Beloved US funnyman JACKIE GLEASON taught movie legend PAUL NEWMAN a hard lesson at the pool table when he conned the actor out of $100 (GBP55) on the set of THE HUSTLER. Newman, who was...

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Sid Feller Dies

24th February 2006

RAY CHARLES collaborator/arranger SID FELLER has died. He was 89. Feller, who had a history of heart trouble, died on 16 February (06) at his home in Ohio, according to his daughter, DEBBIE FELLER...

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Lucille Ball Tops Popularity Poll

16th August 2005

Legendary comedienne LUCILLE BALL has been voted America's most beloved dead star, according to a new poll. More than 16 years after her death, the I LOVE LUCY star, who would have turned 94...

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William H Macy Plans Gigot Remake

30th May 2003

Actor WILLIAM H MACY is planning a remake of 1962 classic GIGOT. The original version of the movie, directed by GENE KELLY and starring JACKIE GLEASON as a mute who befriends the young daughter...

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