‘Happy Days’ actor Gavan O’Herlihy dead at 70, but this time he’s remembered
Actor Gavan O’Herlihy, perhaps best known for being forgotten as Chuck Cunningham on the 1970s sitcom “Happy Days,” is dead at 70. Variety reports O’Herlihy’s brother confirmed his sibling died last month in Bathe, England, but gave no cause of death. O’Herlihy scored numerous roles over the years, including TV appearances on “The Six Million Dollar Man” and “Police Woman” and film parts in ...news.yahoo.com
Ron Howard says he was treated with 'a lot of disrespect' by 'Happy Days' network execs after Henry Winkler became more popular on the show
In an exclusive clip from Friday's "The Graham Norton Show," Howard said while Richie was "the undeniable lead," Winkler was "remarkable" as The Fonz.news.yahoo.com
Wilford Brimley, 'Cocoon' and 'Natural' actor, dies at 85
FILE - In this Monday, Dec. 14, 2009 file photo, Actor Wilford Brimley attends the premiere of 'Did You Hear About The Morgans' at the Ziegfeld Theater in New York. Wilford Brimley, who worked his way up from stunt performer to star of film such as Cocoon and The Natural, has died. Brimleys manager Lynda Bensky said the actor died Saturday morning, Aug. 1, 2020 in a Utah hospital. Brimleys manager Lynda Bensky said the actor died Saturday morning in a Utah hospital. Wilford Brimley was a man you could trust, Bensky said in a statement.
'Rebuilding Paradise' looks at emotional toll of deadly fire
This image released by National Geographic shows documentary subject Steve "Woody" Culleton rebuilding his home in Paradise, Calif., in a scene from "Rebuilding Paradise." We're totally home.The landscaping marked the final chapter of a long ordeal that was captured in Rebuilding Paradise, a new documentary directed by Ron Howard about the aftermath of the most destructive wildfire in California's history. Howard said he had his doubts when he went to Paradise to witness the devastation. And the idea of rebuilding Paradise became the question. So I'm trying to live to the fullest.National Geographic is releasing Rebuilding Paradise in select theaters and on-demand through Laemmles and ShowcaseNOWs streaming services.
'Splash' Stars Tom Hanks and Daryl Hannah Reunite and Dish on Their Underwater Kiss
Among those who joined the reunion were stars Tom Hanks and Daryl Hannah, and the pair dished on the challenges of the movie's iconic underwater kiss. The gathering of stars -- which also included director Ron Howard and producer Brian Grazer -- was part of Josh Gad's ongoing web series, Reunited Apart. The romantic story of self-discovery and mythological sea creatures included numerous scenes shot entirely underwater, which Howard explained was one of the biggest obstacles. To honor Candy's memory, Ryan Reynolds recorded a special tribute to the comedic legend, which closed out the reunion special with a montage of clips from some of Candy's most famous films. "One night we were watching The Goonies, and it's always been a dream of mine to reunite that cast.
Jessica Chastain Says Ron Howard Once Confused Her with His Daughter Bryce Dallas Howard
In a new video interview, Jessica Chastain revealed the one other actress who she most often gets confused with -- Bryce Dallas Howard. And, it turns out, she managed to fool Ron Howard, Bryce Dallas Howards own father as well! "Another time I was at the Apple store and Ron Howard was there," she shares. "And I was walking by and I was like, 'Thats Ron Howard' and then my friend was with me [and] he said he turned to someone and said 'I think I just saw Bryce.' I think shes fabulous.RELATED CONTENT:Jessica Chastain and James McAvoy Battle Pennywise in First 'IT Chapter Two' TrailerJessica Chastain Welcomes First Baby With Husband Gian Luca Passi de PreposuloWhy Chris Pratt's 'Jurassic World' Co-Star Bryce Dallas Howard Asked Katherine Schwarzenegger for Advice