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OFFBEAT: Hollywood legend Mickey Rooney dead at age 93

OFFBEAT: Hollywood legend Mickey Rooney dead at age 93

Phil Potempa's daily entertainment news column.

April 08, 2014 12:00 am
Esther Williams MGM Publicity Photo for "Dangerous When Wet" 1953

Esther Williams MGM Publicity Photo for "Dangerous When Wet" 1953

Esther Williams starred in the 1953 MGM film "Dangerous When Wet," featuring actor Fernando Lamas as her love interest while he was romantically linked to actress Lana Turner at the time. In 1969, Lamas became Williams' third husband.

December 12, 2013 12:00 am
Esther Williams Swimming Pool Marking Kit

Esther Williams Swimming Pool Marking Kit

Small fold-out diorama sales kits depicting the designs of the Esther Williams Swimming Pool line were used as marketing tolls.

December 12, 2013 12:00 am
OFFBEAT: Region native remembers Esther Williams sold pools

OFFBEAT: Region native remembers Esther Williams sold pools

Phil Potempa's daily entertainment news column.

December 12, 2013 12:00 am Photos

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MGM Movie Star Esther Williams with Times Columnist Philip Potempa in June 1996 in Chicago

MGM Movie Star Esther Williams with Times Columnist Philip Potempa in June 1996 in Chicago

Times Columnist Philip Potempa interviewing actress Esther Williams in the swimwear department of Marshall Field's department store in June 1996.

June 10, 2013 12:00 am
OFFBEAT: Swimming movie star Esther Williams dead at age 91

OFFBEAT: Swimming movie star Esther Williams dead at age 91

Phil Potempa's daily entertainment news column.

June 10, 2013 12:00 am Photos

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OFFBEAT: Reader asks about Lana Turner Hammond connection

OFFBEAT: Reader asks about Lana Turner Hammond connection

Phil Potempa's daily entertainment news column.

April 17, 2013 12:00 am
Jayne Mansfield and Mickey Hargitay Heart-Shaped Swimming Pool in 1959

Jayne Mansfield and Mickey Hargitay Heart-Shaped Swimming Pool in 1959

Jayne Mansfield and husband Mickey Hargitay show off their heart-shaped swimming pool at their "Pink Palace" Beverly Hills mansion in 1959.

May 31, 2012 12:00 am
George Hamilton stars in Broadway tour of La Cage Aux Folles

George Hamilton stars in Broadway tour of La Cage Aux Folles

Hamilton is headlining the new national Broadway tour of the musical comedy stage favorite "La Cage Aux Folles," playing through January 1 at Chicago's Bank of America Theatre.

December 21, 2011 9:00 am Photos

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OFFBEAT: Joan Crawford auction in New York nets more than $135,000

OFFBEAT: Joan Crawford auction in New York nets more than $135,000

Phil Potempa's daily entertainment news column.

December 21, 2011 12:00 am Photos

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Man, oh man: Handsome George Hamilton starring in Broadway tour of La Cage Aux Folles

Man, oh man: Handsome George Hamilton starring in Broadway tour of La Cage Aux Folles

Just a flash of his famous smile, and it's easy to see actor George Hamilton likes to have fun.

December 16, 2011 12:00 am Photos

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Actor George Hamilton Stars in National Broadway Tour of "La Cage Aux Folles"

Actor George Hamilton Stars in National Broadway Tour of "La Cage Aux Folles"

Hamilton is headlining the new national Broadway tour of the musical comedy stage favorite 'La Cage Aux Folles,' playing through Jan. 1 at Chicago's Bank of America Theatre.

December 16, 2011 12:00 am
George Hamiton as Georges in the Broadway Tour of "La Cage Aux Folles"

George Hamiton as Georges in the Broadway Tour of "La Cage Aux Folles"

George Hamilton plays flashy nightclub owner Georges in the national Broadway tour of 'La Cage Aux Folles' playing in Chicago for a holiday run until Jan. 1.

December 16, 2011 12:00 am
Five Elizabeth Taylor performances we'll never forget

Five Elizabeth Taylor performances we'll never forget

In a 1944 file photo, young actress Elizabeth Taylor is seen during the time she was filming "National Velvet." Publicist Sally Morrison says the actress died Wednesday in Los Angeles of congestive heart failure at age 79.

March 25, 2011 12:00 am
Elizabeth Taylor: classic beauty in every sense

Elizabeth Taylor: classic beauty in every sense

This 1961 file photo shows actress Elizabeth Taylor in the film "Butterfield 8" in 1961.

March 25, 2011 12:00 am
Elizabeth Taylor

Elizabeth Taylor

This 1961 file photo shows actress Elizabeth Taylor in the film "Butterfield 8" in 1961. Publicist Sally Morrison says the actress died Wednesday, March 23, 2011 in Los Angeles of congestive heart failure at age 79.

March 23, 2011 9:34 am
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