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LACMA 50th Anniversary Gala - Los Angeles California United States - Saturday 18th April 2015

William Friedkin and Sherry Lansing
William Friedkin and Sherry Lansing
William Friedkin and Sherry Lansing
William Friedkin and Sherry Lansing
William Friedkin and Sherry Lansing

The 87th Annual Oscars - Vanity Fair Oscar Party - Beverly Hills California United States - Monday 23rd February 2015

Sherry Lansing and William Friedkin

The Music Center's 50th Anniversary Spectacular - Los Angeles California United States - Saturday 6th December 2014

2014 UCLA Neurosurgery Visionary Ball - Arrivals - Los Angeles California United States - Thursday 30th October 2014

2013 Saturn Awards - Los Angeles CA United States - Wednesday 26th June 2013

William Friedkin at the TimesTalks' Stage To Screen discussion of 'Killer Joe' at TheTimesCenter. New York City, USA - Tuesday 24th July 2012

Matthew McConaughey, Gina Gershon and William Friedkin at the TimesTalks' Stage To Screen discussion of 'Killer Joe' at TheTimesCenter. New York City, USA - Tuesday 24th July 2012

Edinburgh Film Festival 2012 - 'Killer Joe' Premiere - Wednesday 20th June 2012

*file photo* * VETERAN ACTOR NORMAN WISDOM DIES British actor SIR NORMAN WISDOM has died after an ongoing battle with ill health. He was 95. The veteran entertainer passed away at a nursing home on the Isle of Man on Monday (04Oct10). A statement from the care facility reads, Over the past six months Sir Norman has sustained a series of strokes causing a general decline in both his mental and physical health. He had maintained a degree of independence up until a few days ago... (when) his condition rapidly declined. He was in no pain or distress and peacefully passed away at 18.40 this evening. Born in 1915, Wisdom made his debut as a professional entertainer at the age of 31 on the West End stage in London. He moved into comedy and earned himself a BAFTA Award for Most Promising Newcomer to Film in 1954 for his turn in Trouble in Store. He had an ongoing partnership with the Rank Organisation in the 1950s and 1960s and became famous for his clumsy, childlike character Norman Pitkin in films like On The Beat and The Square Peg. Moving to the U.S. in 1966, he received a Tony Award nomination for his stint on Broadway in musical comedy Walking Happy. He returned to Britain in the late 1960s after his wife, Freda Simpson, left him. He took time out of the spotlight but won critical acclaim in 1981 for his role as a dying cancer patient in the television play Going Gently, and he became a household name once again in Britain in the mid-1990s when he briefly joined the cast of beloved TV comedy Last of the Summer Wine. He received a knighthood in 2000. Wisdom suffered a health scare in 2006 when he suffered an irregular heart rhythm and was fitted with a pacemaker, but he continued to work as an actor, and won critical acclaim for his role in 2007 short film Expresso. He retired to Abbotswood nursing home in the Isle of Man later that year and allowed himself to be filmed for Wonderland: The Secret Life Of Norman Wisdom Aged 92 and 3/4 - a documentary highlighting the dilemma of coping with an ageing parent. As well as his many honours, Wisdom was the official national comedy hero of Albania. He is survived by his son Nicholas and daughter Jacqueline from his marriage to Simpson. (CL/WNWCCB&WNVSK/KL) Jason Robards and Norman Wisdom in 'The Night They Raided Minsky's' (1968) Directed by William Friedkin Supplied by WENN This is a PR photo. WENN does not claim any Copyright or License in the attached material. Fees charged by WENN are for WENN's services only, and do not, nor are they intended to, convey to the user any ownership of Copyright or License in the material. By publishing this material, the user expressly agrees to indemnify and to hold WENN harmless from any claims, demands, or causes of action arising out of or connected in any way with user's publication of the material." 2#122#

*file photo* * VETERAN ACTOR NORMAN WISDOM DIES British actor SIR NORMAN WISDOM has died after an ongoing battle with ill health. He was 95. The veteran entertainer passed away at a nursing home on the Isle of Man on Monday (04Oct10). A statement from the care facility reads, Over the past six months Sir Norman has sustained a series of strokes causing a general decline in both his mental and physical health. He had maintained a degree of independence up until a few days ago... (when) his condition rapidly declined. He was in no pain or distress and peacefully passed away at 18.40 this evening. Born in 1915, Wisdom made his debut as a professional entertainer at the age of 31 on the West End stage in London. He moved into comedy and earned himself a BAFTA Award for Most Promising Newcomer to Film in 1954 for his turn in Trouble in Store. He had an ongoing partnership with the Rank Organisation in the 1950s and 1960s and became famous for his clumsy, childlike character Norman Pitkin in films like On The Beat and The Square Peg. Moving to the U.S. in 1966, he received a Tony Award nomination for his stint on Broadway in musical comedy Walking Happy. He returned to Britain in the late 1960s after his wife, Freda Simpson, left him. He took time out of the spotlight but won critical acclaim in 1981 for his role as a dying cancer patient in the television play Going Gently, and he became a household name once again in Britain in the mid-1990s when he briefly joined the cast of beloved TV comedy Last of the Summer Wine. He received a knighthood in 2000. Wisdom suffered a health scare in 2006 when he suffered an irregular heart rhythm and was fitted with a pacemaker, but he continued to work as an actor, and won critical acclaim for his role in 2007 short film Expresso. He retired to Abbotswood nursing home in the Isle of Man later that year and allowed himself to be filmed for Wonderland: The Secret Life Of Norman Wisdom Aged 92 and 3/4 - a documentary highlighting the dilemma of coping with an ageing parent. As well as his many honours, Wisdom was the official national comedy hero of Albania. He is survived by his son Nicholas and daughter Jacqueline from his marriage to Simpson. (CL/WNWCCB&WNVSK/KL) Jason Robards, Denholm Elliott and Norman Wisdom in 'The Night They Raided Minsky's' (1968) Directed by William Friedkin Supplied by WENN This is a PR photo. WENN does not claim any Copyright or License in the attached material. Fees charged by WENN are for WENN's services only, and do not, nor are they intended to, convey to the user any ownership of Copyright or License in the material. By publishing this material, the user expressly agrees to indemnify and to hold WENN harmless from any claims, demands, or causes of action arising out of or connected in any way with user's publication of the material." 2#122#

*file photo* * VETERAN ACTOR NORMAN WISDOM DIES British actor SIR NORMAN WISDOM has died after an ongoing battle with ill health. He was 95. The veteran entertainer passed away at a nursing home on the Isle of Man on Monday (04Oct10). A statement from the care facility reads, Over the past six months Sir Norman has sustained a series of strokes causing a general decline in both his mental and physical health. He had maintained a degree of independence up until a few days ago... (when) his condition rapidly declined. He was in no pain or distress and peacefully passed away at 18.40 this evening. Born in 1915, Wisdom made his debut as a professional entertainer at the age of 31 on the West End stage in London. He moved into comedy and earned himself a BAFTA Award for Most Promising Newcomer to Film in 1954 for his turn in Trouble in Store. He had an ongoing partnership with the Rank Organisation in the 1950s and 1960s and became famous for his clumsy, childlike character Norman Pitkin in films like On The Beat and The Square Peg. Moving to the U.S. in 1966, he received a Tony Award nomination for his stint on Broadway in musical comedy Walking Happy. He returned to Britain in the late 1960s after his wife, Freda Simpson, left him. He took time out of the spotlight but won critical acclaim in 1981 for his role as a dying cancer patient in the television play Going Gently, and he became a household name once again in Britain in the mid-1990s when he briefly joined the cast of beloved TV comedy Last of the Summer Wine. He received a knighthood in 2000. Wisdom suffered a health scare in 2006 when he suffered an irregular heart rhythm and was fitted with a pacemaker, but he continued to work as an actor, and won critical acclaim for his role in 2007 short film Expresso. He retired to Abbotswood nursing home in the Isle of Man later that year and allowed himself to be filmed for Wonderland: The Secret Life Of Norman Wisdom Aged 92 and 3/4 - a documentary highlighting the dilemma of coping with an ageing parent. As well as his many honours, Wisdom was the official national comedy hero of Albania. He is survived by his son Nicholas and daughter Jacqueline from his marriage to Simpson. (CL/WNWCCB&WNVSK/KL) Norman Wisdom in 'The Night They Raided Minsky's' (1968) Directed by William Friedkin Supplied by WENN This is a PR photo. WENN does not claim any Copyright or License in the attached material. Fees charged by WENN are for WENN's services only, and do not, nor are they intended to, convey to the user any ownership of Copyright or License in the material. By publishing this material, the user expressly agrees to indemnify and to hold WENN harmless from any claims, demands, or causes of action arising out of or connected in any way with user's publication of the material." 2#122#

Opening Gala and unmasking of the Resnick Pavilion at LACMA (the Los Angeles County Museum of Art) - Los Angeles, Claifornia - Saturday 25th September 2010

Former CSI: Crime Scene Investigation star William Petersen stands beside his newly unveiled star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. Petersen is the 2,379th celebrity to be honoured with a star - Los Angeles, California - Tuesday 3rd February 2009

Association of Cinema Editors Awards at the Beverly Hilton Hotel - Beverly Hills, California - Sunday 17th February 2008

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