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Polly Bergen and James Garner go through a scene in “Move Over, Darling,” a movie currently being filmed in Hollywood on July 18, 1963. It took the movie industry years to “discover” Polly after her award winning portrayal of Helen Morgan on TV. But Miss Bergen isn’t mad about it. “I’d rathe…
Two of the “fastest guns in the West” James Garner (left) of the famed “Maverick” TV series; and Walter Brennen of the now equally popular TV series “Guns of Will Sonnet” are starring together in “Help Support Your Local Sheriff!” Here the two show their fast draw for the publicity cameras o…
James Garner with Joan Hackett will appear in NBC's "The Long Summer of George Adams" to air on Jan. 18, 1982. This photo is dated 1981. (AP Photo)
James Garner and Darryl Royal, University of Texas football coach meet on the set of NBC-TV's "The Long Summer of George Adams" in 1981. Garner's show will air on Jan. 18, 1982.(AP Photo)
From left to right Ossie Davis, Correta Scott King, Percy Sutton and Ruby Dee chatting during a New York Council of Minority Builders reception on Sunday, Jan. 16, 1984 at the Grand Hyatt Hotel in New York. The Council of Minority builders presented a donation to Coretta Scott King for the M…
Producer Jules Dassin, on Aug. 12, 1968, "Up Tight," with its two stars, Julian Mayfield and Ruby Dee. The movie, with a Black cast, is a drama of betrayal among civil rights militants. (AP Photo/David F. Smith)
Richard Pryor holds a chicken while speaking with Johnny Carson on "The Tonight Show" at the NBC studio in Burbank, Calif., Oct. 9, 1986. (AP Photo/Tweed)
Actor Mickey Rooney as "Pinnochio," September 1957. (AP Photo)
Motion picture stars who came to Washington DC, Jan 30, 1940 to assist in the series of balls in observance of the president's 58th birthday and to help raise funds to fight infantile paralysis. Standing, left, to right: Liet. James Totten, Mrs. F.H. Schoonover, Melvin Hazen; Red Skeleton, K…
Actress Ann Miller throws her head back and sighs after a kiss on the hand from Kirk Douglas, left, while visiting her and Mickey Rooney during intermission of the matin?e performance of "Sugar Babies" on Feb. 16, 1980 at New York's Mark Hellinger Theater in New York. (AP Photo)
Film actor Mickey Rooney celebrates his 21st birthday Sept. 23, 1941 at a party in a Hollywood night club. Here he slices his birthday cake with (left to right) Louis B. Mayer, studio head; Mrs. Nell Pankey, his mother, and Miss Ava Gardner. Mickey's father, Joe Yule, is at the right in the …
Owner of 'super-marketing' firm says spillover from Congress Street revitalization will invigorate nearby neighborhoods.
From left to right, Gordon Connell, Sid Caesar, Edward Ryder and Karen Morrow appear in an Irish pub scene in Caesar's television special, Feb. 14, 1963. (AP Photo)
Volunteer and spokesperson for the American Lung Association, comedian Sid Caesar, illustrates the evils of smoking at an American Lung Association and Quality Inns International press conference in New York, Aug. 30, 1984. (AP Photo/Marty Lederhandler)
TV and radio star Ernie Kovacs, right, dishes out the extra scrambled eggs while taxi driver Lou Pack pouts bacon on Ernie’s and his plates, in the Kovacs 17-room New York apartment, June 8, 1956, New York. Pack lets himself into the apartment at 5:10 a.m., six days a week, fixes the eggs an…
Gisele MacKenzie plays bride to Sid Caesar's German professor character, as Greg Garrison, right, directs the scene, Nov. 21, 1963. (AP Photo)
In this undated file photo originally provided by NBC, Sid Caesar, left, and Imogene Coca are shown in a scene from "Your Show of Shows." Caesar, whose sketches lit up 1950s television with zany humor, died Wednesday, Feb. 12, 2014. He was 91. (AP Photo/NBC, File)
This April 15, 1986 file photo shows comedians Milton Berle, left, and Sid Caesar prior to Caesar's roast in Beverly Hills, Calif. Caesar, whose sketches lit up 1950s television with zany humor, died Wednesday, Feb. 12, 2014. He was 91. (AP Photo/Michael Tweed, File)