In case you missed this (as we did), CNN reported that actor Meshach Taylor, best known for his Emmy-nominated role as Anthony Bouvier on the CBS sitcom Designing Women (1986) passed away June 28, 2014. He is also known for his portrayal of Hollywood Montrose, a flamboyant window dresser in Mannequin (1987).
Taylor had fought a terminal illness and faded markedly in recent days. His wife, children, grandchildren and mother surrounded him as he passed away.
“It is with love and gratitude that we sorrowfully announce that our darling, amazingly brilliant and dynamic, Meshach, the incredible father, husband, son and friend has begun his grand transition,” the family said in a statement.
Jennifer Jason Leigh played the inexperienced sister Stacy Hamilton — opposite Judge Reinhold — in the 1982 comedy “Fast Times At Ridgemont High.” Guess what she looks like now — Plus 99 more 80’s stars you might not recognize today.
Look our Sammy Hagar! Motley Crue frontman Vince Neil has a new brand of tequila out called Tres Rios. Along with the new tequila, Vince also has a new track and video out from his solo project called ‘Tattoos & Tequila’.
Madonna is still at it and is releasing her Sticky & Sweet Tour CD/DVD March 2010.
The show, which will be distributed by Warner Bros Records, will be available on DVD, Blu-Ray and CD and will include many of the Material Girls hits from the course of her unprecedented career including, ‘4 Minutes,’ ‘Like a Prayer, ‘Hung Up’ and ‘Ray of Light’. Filmed in Buenos Aires, over four days to a crowd exceeding 256,000 fans, the concert also includes a show stopping moment when Madonna performs a historic ‘Don t Cry For Me Argentina’ to a thunderous audience response from her Argentine fans.
Also included are several hits from the multi-Grammy winners most recent CD ‘Hard Candy’ which debuted at No. 1 in 37 countries. The DVD also includes 30 minutes of exclusive footage filmed behind the scenes during the course of the tour.
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