Remembering Dick Smith

Remembering Dick Smith

The legendary makeup artist passes away at age 92.

Winifred Hervey now online

Winifred Hervey's interview is now online!

The writer/producer talks Laverne & Shirley, The Cosby Show, The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air, and more!

Remembering Robert Halmi, Sr.

Remembering Robert Halmi, Sr.

The Lonesome Dove and Dinotopia producer passes away at age 90.

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The 66th Primetime Emmy Awards

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Remembering Bill Davis

Remembering Bill Davis

The director of Free To Be...You And Me and Hee-Haw passes away at age 81.

Malcolm-Jamal Warner now online

Malcolm-Jamal Warner's Interview is now online!

The actor talks growing up on The Cosby Show and starring in Malcolm & Eddie.

Jeffrey Tambor now online

Jeffrey Tambor's interview is now online!

The actor talks The Larry Sanders Show, Arrested Development, and more.

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Remembering Dick Smith Blog post imageWe're sad to hear that legendary makeup artist Dick Smith passed away this morning, Thursday, July 31, 2014 at the age of 92. Smith's interest in makeup began as an undergraduate at Yale University where he discovered stage makeup. He soon made his way...

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Omnibus: Mr. Lincoln

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