Come Sail Away With Styx

Original Styx lead singer Dennis DeYoung wrote the majority of the band’s hit songs, and later pursued a solo career and acting.  Chicago twin brothers John (drums) and Chuck Panozzo (guitar), and neighbour Dennis DeYoung (lead vocals & keyboard) were young teenagers when they first got together in 1961 to form a band. They eventually … Continued

February 17th Birthdays

If you were born on February 17th you share a birthday with these famous people: Hal Holbrook is 94 (nee Harold Rowe Holbrook Jr.) Nonagenarian American Emmy and Tony Award-winning actor of stage, TV (The Bold Ones: The Senator; Evening Shade; North and South; The Brighter Day), & movies (All The President’s Men; Magnum Force; The Firm; The … Continued

February 16th Birthdays

If you were born on February 16th you share a birthday with these famous people: Barry Primus is 81 American director, screenwriter, actor of stage, TV (Cagney & Lacey), movies (Puzzle of a Downfall Child; New York, New York; The Rose; Boxcar Bertha; Avalanche; Absence of Malice; Denial; Big Business), and senior born February 16, 1938. (Barry … Continued

February 15th Birthdays

If you were born on February 15th you share a birthday with these famous people: Claire Bloom is 88 English actress of stage, TV (As The World Turns; Brideshead Revisited), movies (Limelight; A Doll’s House; The Spy Who Came in from the Cold; Charly; Crimes and Misdemeanors; The King’s Speech; The Chapman Report; Daylight), and octogenarian born … Continued

Valentine’s Day Themed Movies

Wishing everyone a Happy Valentine’s Day, and presenting a few Valentine’s themed movie clips that may inspire you to watch with these films with the lights off (or on in a few cases, lol).   Best Valentine’s Day Theme Movies Some Like It Hot (1959) has Tony Curtis and Jack Lemmon disguising themselves in drag, … Continued

February 14th Birthdays

If you were born on February 14th, you’re a Valentines Day baby, and you share a birthday with these famous people: Allan Miller is 90 American acting teacher, actor of stage, TV (Soap; Knots Landing; One Life to Life; General Hospital; The Edge of Night; Santa Barbara; Murder, She Wrote; Quincy M.E.), movies (Baby Blue … Continued

February 13th Birthdays

If you were born on February 13th you share a birthday with these famous people: Chuck Yeager is 96 (nee Charles Elwood Yeager) Retired American US Air Force WWII and Vietnam War test pilot and Brigadier General, first human to break the sound barrier (flying the Bell X-1 at Mach 1), and nonagenarian senior citizen born Feb. … Continued

February 12th Birthdays

If you were born on February 12th you share a birthday with these famous people: Franco Zeffirelli is 96 (nee Gianfranco Zeffirelli) Italian retired senator, producer, director and screenwriter of opera, TV (Jesus of Nazareth), movies (Romeo and Juliet; The Taming of the Shrew; The Champ; Endless Love; Tea with Mussolini; Hamlet; Jane Eyre), and nonagenarian … Continued

February 11th Birthdays

If you were born on February 11th you share a birthday with these famous people: Tina Louise is 85 (nee Tatiana Josivovna Chernova Blacker) American actress of stage (L’il Abner), TV (Ginger on Gilligan’s Island; Rituals; Dallas), and movies (For Those Who Think Young; The Wrecking Crew;, The Stepford Wives; God’s Little Acre; The Trap; The Hangman; Armored Command), … Continued

Remembering Albert Finney

Update: Albert Finney has died on February 7, 2019 at the age of 82 from a chest infection.  Five-time Academy Award nominee and winner of multiple BAFTA awards, British actor Albert Finney (Erin Brokovich, Tom Jones) was born on May 9, 1936 in Pendleton, England. Young Albert grew up as the youngest of three children during … Continued