Apr 08, 2021 Travel News

Overlooked No More: Granville Redmond, painter, actor, friend

This article is part of Overlooked, an obituary series about notable people whose deaths, from 1851, were not reported in The Times.In the opening scene of the classic silent film "City Lights" (1931), Charlie Chaplin's character, the little tramp, comically…

Apr 08, 2021 Travel News

Hollywood actor accused of running Ponzi scheme of film distribution

The 2017 film "Bitter Harvest" would not, by many definitions, be considered a success."It's a bad sign even though the prayers in this movie are crap," observed one reviewer, who contributed to the film's 15% review rating on Rotten Tomatoes.It…

Feb 01, 2021 Travel News

Dustin Diamond, actor in ‘Saved by the Bell’, dies at 44

Dustin Diamond, the former child actor who found fame on the Saturday morning NBC television series "Saved by the Bell" but struggled to find work later, died in Florida on Monday. He was 44 years old.A representative for Mr Diamond,…

Jan 20, 2021 Travel News

Video: Jennifer Lopez sings at Biden’s inauguration

TimesVideoJennifer Lopez Sings at Biden Inauguration Singer and actress Jennifer Lopez performed "America the Beautiful" and "This Land Is Your Land" at the New York Times inauguration ceremony for President Joseph R. Biden Jr..

Dec 11, 2020 Travel News

Tommy Lister, Deebo’s threatened ‘Friday’ actor, dead at 62

Tommy Lister, a 6-foot-5 actor nicknamed Tiny who played the big bully of the Deebo neighborhood in the Friday movies, has died at his home in Marina del Rey, California. He was 62 years old.Los Angeles County Sheriff's Deputies visited…

Dec 06, 2020 Travel News

Warren Berlinger, film and television actor, dies at 83

Warren Berlinger, whose character acting career spanned more than six decades and featured a myriad of roles in film and television dramas and comedies, died Wednesday at Henry Mayo Newhall Hospital in Santa Clarita, in California. He was 83 years…