The legendary actress, singer and entertainer Debbie Reynolds passed away on December 29th one day after her daughter, Carrie Fisher passed away. I had the pleasure of talking with Debbie on WSRQ radio in 2008. Here is the “Big Band Files” show featuring some songs of Debbie Reynolds and our conversation.
(Sarasota, FL) For one night only on Friday, August 26th, 2016, Emmy award-winning actress Lindsay Wagner comes to Fort Walton Beach, FL for a fun and unique trip down memory lane.
“More than a Bionic Woman”: An Evening with Lindsay Wagner promises to be a night of heart-warming and hilarious anecdotes from a career spanning over four decades by one of the world’s most popular actresses.
Lindsay first came to prominence in the critically acclaimed role of Susan Fields in Oscar-winning movie The Paper Chase, but she received worldwide recognition when she broke the mold for women on television with her iconic portrayal of Jaime Sommers. As she collaborated with the writers, “The Bionic Woman” became an inspiration around the world and in 1977 Lindsay won the Emmy for “Best Actress in a Dramatic Role”. This was followed by over 40 TV movies, 5 mini-series and several feature films and specials.
Lindsay Wagner provides a rare and unique insight into the life of an internationally renowned Hollywood actress, including questions from the audience.
On Sunday afternoon, August 28th, Lindsay Wagner will hold an acting master class. The four-hour class is for
beginning actors as well as experienced actors who would like to refine their craft.
Lindsay will guide you into greater authenticity and spontaneity, help you access emotions, learn stress reduction techniques, heighten creative awareness and share with you the realizations and tools that she has found are crucial to achieving a high level of performance.
Both events will be held at the Emerald Coast Convention Center 1250 Miracle Strip Pkwy SE in Fort Walton Beach, Florida 32548. Friday’s program begins at 7PM EDT. Tickets are $40. Sunday’s master class begins at 1:30 PM EDT. Registration is $75. Visit https://www.emeraldcoastconventioncenter.com for more information.
Ann Morgan Guilbert passed away at age 87 yesterday. She is best known for her work on the “Dick Van Dyke Show” as next door neighbor Milie Helper and later on for her role on “The Nanny” with Fran Drescher.
Beth Howland was a talented actress who worked in television and on the Broadway stage. She was best known for her role as Vera on the 1970’s sitcom “Alice”. She passed away at 74 today. Here’s part of her performance in the 1970 production of “Company”.