A visit to Andy Griffith's "Mayberry," a town that never was
Mount Airy, N.C., the inspiration for Mayberry in the 1960s comedy "The Andy Griffith Show," has reinvented itself as a destination for hundreds of thousands of fans of the show who visit each year – nostalgic for a town that never really existed.cbsnews.com
How Viggo Mortensen Transformed into the Cave Diver Who Rescued a Thai Soccer Team
In the new film ’Thirteen Lives,’ the Hollywood A-lister plays Rick Stanton, a British diver who helped lead the effort to save twelve boys and their coach who were trapped in Thailand’s Tham Luang Caveoutsideonline.com
‘Happy Days’ actor Gavan O’Herlihy dies at 70
Gavan O’Herlihy Actor Gavan O’Herlihy can be seen in this 1974 photo for the TV sitcom "Happy Days." (ABC Photo Archives/Disney General Entertainment Content via Getty Images, File)Gavan O’Herlihy, who famously played Richie and Joanie Cunningham’s disappearing big brother, Chuck Cunningham, in “Happy Days,” has died, according to multiple reports. >> Read more trending newsO’Herlihy’s brother, Cormac O’Herlihy, confirmed Friday to Variety and The Hollywood Reporter that the Irish actor died Sept. 15 in Bath, England. Randolph Roberts took over the role for two episodes in the second season of “Happy Days” before his character disappeared from the show without explanation, Variety reported. On Twitter, Ron Howard, who played O’Herlihy’s on-screen brother in “Happy Days,” remembered him as “a talented actor with a big free spirit.”RIP Gavan.wftv.com
‘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.