Archive for the ‘Performers’ Category

San Jose Super Toy, Comic Book & Collectible Show

12th November 2010

Bill Mumy is scheduled to attend the San Jose Super Toy, Comic Book & Collectible Show on Saturday 4th December 2010 and will have his new CD “Glorious In Defeat” available for purchase.

San Jose Super Toy, Comic Book & Collectible Show
Santa Clara County Fairgrounds
344 Tully Rd.
San Jose
CA 95111 USA

For more information about the show please visit:
http://www.timetunnelnews.blogspot.com/

Sound of Music Reunion on Oprah Show

1st November 2010

The cast of The Sound of Music including Lost in Space actress Angela Cartwright appeared on the Oprah Winfrey Show last week.

BBC News Website Feature

The picture below shows cast members from the 40th anniversary reunion in 2005.

NEW YORK - NOVEMBER 10:  (U.S. TABS AND HOLLYWOOD REPORTER OUT) Actress Julie Andrews (C) poses for a photo with the cast from (L-R) Charmain Carr, Debbie Turner and Kym Karath in back row, front row are Nicholas Hammond, Heather Menzies, Andrews, Angela Cartwright and Duane Chase during 'The Sound of Music' 40th Anniversary Special Edition DVD Cast Reunion at The Tavern on the Green November 10, 2005 in New York City.  (Photo by Paul Hawthorne/Getty Images)


NEW YORK – NOVEMBER 10, 2005: (U.S. TABS AND HOLLYWOOD REPORTER OUT) Actress Julie Andrews (C) poses for a photo with the cast from (L-R) Charmain Carr, Debbie Turner and Kym Karath in back row, front row are Nicholas Hammond, Heather Menzies, Andrews, Angela Cartwright and Duane Chase during ‘The Sound of Music’ 40th Anniversary Special Edition DVD Cast Reunion at The Tavern on the Green November 10, 2005 in New York City. (Photo by Paul Hawthorne/Getty Images)

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James MacArthur

29th October 2010

We have just heard the very sad news that James MacArthur (The Night the Bridge Fell Down) died earlier today at the age of 72.  Best known for his role of Danny “Danno” Williams in Hawaii-5-0, Irwin Allen fans will also have enjoyed his work in the two part television movie The Night the Bridge Fell Down.

BBC Tribute

ABC News

Lee Meriwether’s Pageant Dress Auction

22nd October 2010

A stunning red dress and shawl worn by Lee Meriwether at the 2010 Miss America Pageant is being auctioned at the Clothes Off Our Back web site.  Proceeds from the sale of this auction item will support children and adults with developmental and physical disabilities at the AbilityFirst Long Beach Center.

LAS VEGAS - JANUARY 30: Miss America 1955 and actress Lee Meriwether is introduced at the 2010 Miss America Pageant at the Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino January 30, 2010 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images for Planet Hollywood)

LAS VEGAS – JANUARY 30, 2010: Miss America 1955 and actress Lee Meriwether is introduced at the 2010 Miss America Pageant at the Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino January 30, 2010 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images for Planet Hollywood)

Drop in the Bucket Cause on the Rocks Fundraiser

21st October 2010
LOS ANGELES - OCT 19: Lee Meriwether arrives at the Drop in the Bucket Cause on the Rocks Fundraiser at Viceroy Hotel on October 19, 2010 in Santa Monica, CA Photo via Newscom

LOS ANGELES – OCT 19: Lee Meriwether arrives at the Drop in the Bucket Cause on the Rocks Fundraiser at Viceroy Hotel on October 19, 2010 in Santa Monica, CA Photo via Newscom.

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San Juan Capistrano Zorro Exhibit

27th July 2010

There is a Zorro exhibit being held at Mission San Juan Capistrano near San Diego until 31st August 2010.  Guy Williams and Zorro fans may find this an interesting location to visit.  Visit the link below to view photos from Lars and Cynthia Liljeblad’s visit to San Juan Capistrano.

Mission San Juan Capistrano Zorro Exhibit

San Juan Capistrano

Lee Meriwether Appearance in All My Children

7th June 2010

Lee Meriwether (Time Tunnel) reprises her role of Ruth Martin in All My Children this week for Jake and Amanda’s wedding.

All My Children News

Mark Goddard Interview Retro Radio LIVE: Last night

26th May 2010

Mark Goddard was interviewed last night on Retro Radio LIVE! and you can listen to the interview by clicking the play button/arrow below.

Final Film Of Jonathan Harris Makes World Premiere At The 2010 SBIFF

21st January 2010

SANTA BARBARA, California (January 19, 2010) – Filmmaker John Wardlaw will premiere his animated short film, The Bolt Who Screwed Christmas, at the 2010 Santa Barbara International Film Festival (SBIFF). The film features voice work by actor Jonathan Harris who narrates the film and voices the Grinch-like character of “The Bolt”.

Harris (A Bugs Life, Toy Story 2), who may be best known for his role of “Dr. Smith” in the TV series Lost In Space, passed away not long after his recording session with Mr. Wardlaw, making The Bolt Who Screwed Christmas his final film. Harris was a “Best Animation Voice Over (Male) Nominee for his performance of “The Bolt” in the Los Angeles Reel Film Festival (LARFF 2009).

Set in the town of Screwville, the holiday parody features a memorable  set of characters voiced by Tress MacNeille (Simpsons, Futurama) and Harris’ Lost in Space co-stars Angela Cartwright, Marta Kristen and Bill Mumy. This is not the first time that Santa Barbara based filmmaker John  Wardlaw has had a film in the SBIFF. His film “Chessmaster Theatre” was featured in the 1995 SBIFF, won a Bronze Telly Award and toured the world with the Spike and Mike Festival of Animation.

Nominated for awards in nine categories in the 2009 Los Angeles Reel Film Festival and winning Best Animated Concept, Best Animated Characters and second place for Best Animation, The Bolt Who Screwed Christmas will make its theatrical world premiere as part of “SB Animations” during the 2010 Santa Barbara International Film Festival.

The first screening will be on Saturday February 6th, 6:30pm at Victoria Hall Theatre. The second screening will be on Tuesday, February 9th, 4:45pm at the Metro 4 Theatre IV. Visit the SBIFF web site for more details.

Press release courtesy of BillMumy.com.

T J Hooker Reunion?

15th November 2009

Heather Locklear was on Wednesdays Conan O’Brien Tonight Show (11th November) and was asked about talk of a T J Hooker reunion show. A photo was shown of James Darren, Heather Locklear and William Shatner. She hasn’t however been approached about the reunion.