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Don Curtis. Professional wrestling career[edit] Beitelman decided to become a professional wrestler in 1951, after working out with Lou Thesz.[2] During his early career, he worked in Canada, New Zealand, and Australia, appearing as "Don Curtis.

Don Curtis

"[2] In 1958 promoter Eddie Graham teamed Curtis with Mark Lewin.[2] Curtis and Lewin held the NWA United States Tag Team Championship (Northeast version) twice in 1958,[3] trading it with Graham and his "brother" Jerry.[2] Personal life and death[edit] Curtis attended the University at Buffalo, where he played football and was an amateur wrestler.[2] He was the wrestling team captain during 1949 and 1950.[2] After retiring from professional wrestling, Curtis worked in real estate as well as managing the Jacksonville Coliseum.[2] In 1980, he was inducted into the University of Buffalo Athletic Hall of Fame for wrestling and football.[5] Championships and accomplishments[edit] See also[edit] List of professional wrestling promoters References[edit]

The Tik Tok Generation Needs a Movie about The Abernathy Kids. 30 Stories About Celebs That Are Actually Very Nice. They say that you should “never meet your heroes,” but we think it all depends on who your hero is.

30 Stories About Celebs That Are Actually Very Nice

While some starstruck fans are crushed when they realize their beloved celebrities aren’t as awesome in reality as they are on the screen or at concerts, others were wowed by how nice, down-to-earth, and wholesome their fave celebs were. So much so that they couldn’t help but spread their joy and shared the stories of their encounters on the net. And we’re talking about the legit kind of ‘nice,’ not “we sang Imagine for you” kind of ‘nice’ (that’s actually not really nice at all). Be sure to upvote your fave stories that Bored Panda collected as you scroll down. And we can’t wait to hear about the awesome encounters with stars that you’ve personally had, dear Readers! Celebrity and pop culture expert Mike Sington, who has met hundreds of stars during his decades-long career in Hollywood, told Bored Panda that the vast majority of them have been kind, gracious, and friendly. Will Smith. "Steve McQueen: In His Own Words" Marks 40th Anniversary of His Death.

Marshall Terrill, the author of six previous books about Steve McQueen, is putting out a seventh to honor of the 40th anniversary of the beloved actor’s death on November 7th.

"Steve McQueen: In His Own Words" Marks 40th Anniversary of His Death

Steve McQueen: In His Own Words contains 450 quotations from McQueen himself alongside more than 500 photographs from McQueen’s early life and movie career, many of which have never been released until now. Today, we’ve got sneak peek at eight of those photos that span McQueen’s life and career, along with some background notes from Terrill to help us better understand what drove the man who would become forever known as The King of Cool. Imogen Poots. British actress and model (born 1989) Early life[edit] Poots was born at the Queen Charlotte's and Chelsea Hospital in Hammersmith, London, the daughter of Trevor Poots, a current affairs television producer from Belfast, Northern Ireland, and Fiona Goodall, a journalist and voluntary worker from Bolton, England.[3][4] She has an older brother, Alex, who is a model.[5][6] Raised in Chiswick, Poots was privately educated in west London, attending Bute House Preparatory School for Girls in Brook Green, Queen's Gate School in South Kensington, and Latymer Upper School in Hammersmith.

Imogen Poots

20 Photos Of Blake Shelton's Ranch. Blake Shelton is a country music star and a major celebrity, but his heart belongs to a tiny community in Oklahoma.

20 Photos Of Blake Shelton's Ranch

Shelton has called Tishomingo his home for over a decade (after moving from Nashville), and he has an impressive 1,200-acres acre property here. He is an outdoorsman and wanted a place where he could be in nature and do everything he loves, and another pro is that there isn’t anyone with a camera waiting to snap his photo. His girlfriend, Gwen Stefani, loves the area just as much as he does, and she's made several trips here. Britney Spears's Boyfriend Sam Asghari Defends Her Instagram. The unglamorous legal battle over Britney Spears’s conservatorship has been playing out in full view of the public for months now, exposing the grisly struggle between the singer and her family over who should maintain control of her estate.

Britney Spears's Boyfriend Sam Asghari Defends Her Instagram

It’s a sad state of affairs — one that has prompted an entire #FreeBritney movement, premised on dubious conspiracy theories about Spears’s mental health. If there’s one silver lining to the whole business, though, it’s that the singer at least seems to have a solid advocate in her boyfriend, Sam Asghari, who just wishes people would... ahem... leave Britney alone. On Sunday, after Canadian author Kelly Oxford made a joke about how Spears’s (admittedly very wacky) Instagram account had “finally got[ten] too scary,” for her to peruse, Asghari, 26, replied to let her know that she could simply smash that unfollow button if she wasn’t interested in watching Britney use her platform to be her truest self. Re-Examining David Foster Wallace’s Suicide. Amber Heard stole my sexual assault story, ex-aide tells libel trial. Amber Heard’s former personal assistant has accused the actor of stealing her own experience of being a victim of sexual violence and twisting it into a different story.

Amber Heard stole my sexual assault story, ex-aide tells libel trial

In evidence given remotely from Los Angeles, Kate James also said she had regularly received a barrage of drunken, abusive and incoherent text messages from Heard between 2am and 4am. James was answering questions during the libel trial brought by Heard’s ex-husband Johnny Depp, 57, who is suing the Sun’s publisher, News Group Newspapers (NGN), and its executive editor Dan Wootton over an article that called Depp a “wife beater” and referred to “overwhelming evidence” that he had attacked Heard. Depp denies ever hitting Heard, 34, who has submitted details of 14 occasions during their relationship when she claims he assaulted her. The paper has to prove the allegations are substantially true.

Referring to Heard’s drinking habits, James said in a witness statement: “Amber would drink vast quantities of red wine each night.” Celebrities Show Solidarity With Protesters By Burning Their Own Homes To The Ground. Celebrities Show Solidarity With Protesters By Burning Their Own Homes To The Ground BELL CANYON, CA—According to sources, Hollywood celebrities have courageously united under an inspiring new movement to show respect for black lives.

Celebrities Show Solidarity With Protesters By Burning Their Own Homes To The Ground

Entitled the #BurnYourHouseDown movement, celebrities such as Alyssa Milano, Jimmy Kimmel, and John Legend have volunteered to relinquish their power and privilege by burning their houses and everything they have to the ground. The organizer of this movement released the following statement on Twitter: "Your homes, your riches, and your toys are built on a foundation of white supremacy. They are forever tainted by racism. Your walls and security systems have shut out the voices of the oppressed. As the provocative hashtag began trending on Twitter, rich celebrities lept into action. Ken Osmond, actor who portrayed Eddie Haskell in Leave it to Beaver, dies at 76. "Just when you think things can't get any weirder," Stephen Colbert said on Monday's Late Show, President Trump "cranks it up to 11 and then swallows the knob.

Ken Osmond, actor who portrayed Eddie Haskell in Leave it to Beaver, dies at 76

" Also, hydoroxychloroquine, as Trump revealed Monday. "It was such a shocking statement that even Fox News had to clap back," he said. "Now, in addition to the president slowly poisoning himself with the Dr. Jekyll method, the other big news is that on Friday, Trump removed the inspector general for the State Department," his third such Friday night firing in six weeks, Colbert said. Trump blamed Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, who the inspector general was investigation for misusing government resources and stonewalling Congress over an $8 billion arms sale to Saudi Arabia.

I Read Woody Allen’s Apropos of Nothing So You Don’t Have To. Photo: Snap/Shutterstock/Snap/Shutterstock There are two short passages in Woody Allen’s autobiography Apropos of Nothing that will forever change the way I think about him.

I Read Woody Allen’s Apropos of Nothing So You Don’t Have To

I cannot unread, unhear, unknow them. I wish I could. I’ll get to them shortly. First, though, I want to explain that I took the assignment to read this book because I wanted to know how Allen made his movies and what he thinks about them. What Woody Allen, at 84, thinks of himself is reasonably clear (a more apt phrase might be “unnervingly simple”). Honor Blackman, James Bond's Pussy Galore, dies aged 94. Honor Blackman, the actor best-known for playing Bond girl Pussy Galore, has died aged 94. The actor, who became a household name in the 1960s as Cathy Gale in The Avengers and enjoyed a career spanning eight decades, died of natural causes unrelated to coronavirus.

Blackman’s family called her an “adored mother and grandmother” who possessed “an extraordinary combination of beauty, brains and physical prowess”. In a statement to the Guardian, her family said: “It’s with great sadness that we have to announce the death of Honor Blackman aged 94. Honor Blackman – a life in pictures. Audrey Totter. Audrey Mary Totter (December 20, 1917 – December 12, 2013) was an American actress and Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer contract player. Early life[edit] Audrey (some sources indicate "Audra") Totter was born in 1917[2][3][4] and grew up in Joliet in Will County in northeastern Illinois.

Her parents were John Totter (born in Slovenia with birth name Janez) and Ida Mae Totter. Her father was of Austro-Slovenian descent and her mother was Swedish American. She had two brothers, Folger and George, and a sister, Collette.[5] Arnold Schwarzenegger and his tiny horses urge people to stay home. Arnold Schwarzenegger has a stern message for Californians tempted to defy Governor Gavin Newsom and go out to bars, restaurants or wineries while the coronavirus outbreak rages: “Stay at home as much as possible. Listen to the experts, ignore the morons (foreheads). We will get through this together.” On Sunday, the Terminator star and former California governor posted the message and a short video to Twitter. It was not immediately clear what he meant by “foreheads” but the video featuring the actor and two pets, miniature horse Whiskey and donkey Lulu, quickly set the internet on fire.

John Turturro Talks 'Big Lebowski,' 'Plot Against America,' & More. JOHN TURTURRO WANTS to know why I married my husband. The 62-year-old actor and filmmaker is sitting across from me at Bar Pitti, an Italian spot in New York’s West Village that he has patronized for three decades, dipping bread in olive oil. Brooks Koepka, the World's Best Golfer, Has Some Issues With Golf. And yet the political turn, as with so many other things with Brooks, swerved a way I didn't quite expect. He'd met four out of the five living presidents, he said, including Obama on the course at nearby Floridian. “I don't care what anybody says—that was the coolest thing,” he said. “Not to get into politics—like, I don't agree with everything that Obama did during his presidency—but to this day, I think that it was the coolest thing ever.

Top five highlights of my life so far, that was one of them. Emily Blunt on Her Stutter and 'A Quiet Place Part II' On a rainy afternoon last November, Emily Blunt came to our house in Brooklyn to talk to my 11-year-old son, Sammy, about something they have in common: stuttering. Whatever Happened to Pat Barrington? The Rialto Report. To Paris, With Love. Paris Hilton Has a Cooking Show Now, And You Need to Watch it Immediately. 30 Dumb Quotes Celebrities Would Like You To Forget. Tegan and Sara's Memoir Is the Queer Coming-of-Age Story I Needed In High School - Paste. Twin sisters Tegan and Sara Quin have been making music together for over 20 years, trading in their punk-rock roots for synths along the way.

Muse du Jour: David Bowie's Real 'Lady Grinning Soul' The 50 best comedians of the 21st century. Josie Long The queen of indie comedy announced herself as a sweet-natured woman-child, making not so much shows as scrapbooks of the things that made her big heart burst. Matthew McConaughey Forced To Apply For Food Stamps After First Month As Adjunct Professor. The Summer of Jeremy Renner’s Midlife Crisis: Jeep Commercials, Pop Songs, and an App Gone Wrong. Bio — Francesca Fiorentini — Francesca Fiorentini. Journalist, activist and stand up comedian Francesca Fiorentini has spent most of her life comforting the afflicted and afflicting the comfortable -- from the streets to the screen to the stage. As a host and producer, Francesca helped Al Jazeera Media Network successfully launch the online news channel AJ+ in 2013. Ariana Grande Dragged A Fan Who Accused Her Of Not Singing Live On Tour. Kim Kardashian’s Law School Studies Continue With Contracts.

(Photo by Dia Dipasupil/Getty Images) The Making of Quentin Tarantino. This week marks the release of Once Upon a Time ... in Hollywood, director Quentin Tarantino’s ninth feature film. To celebrate, we’re looking back at the best of QT—the best scenes, the best stunts, the best dialogue. Lena Headey: ‘I wanted a better death for Cersei’ Lena Headey has been an actor for the better part of three decades, but the experience has not eased the doubt she has in her abilities. And even near-universal praise of the kind she received for her portrayal of Cersei Lannister in Game of Thrones doesn’t do the trick. Miley Cyrus would like to sell you a $20 condom. New music from Lindsay Lohan is exactly what we deserve. Lindsay Lohan defends Trump, hopefully secures a cushy job in his administration.

Lindsay Lohan tells Piers Morgan she was racially profiled. What the fuck is up with Lindsay Lohan (Vol. 3,294)? Watch Halle Berry Crush Tactical Training For 'John Wick 3' Actress Peggy Lipton, star of ‘The Mod Squad’ and ‘Twin Peaks,’ dies at 72. Kelly Macdonald: ‘I give good grief face’ Butters Stotch. A History Of Weezer. Lady Gaga Quashes Rumors That She Ever Thought Bradley Cooper Talented In Any Way. ‘You Know, I Directed It Too,’ Bradley Cooper Says Out Loud Again To No One In Particular. Karl Lagerfeld Horrified By Uninspired, Garish Tunnel Of Light Coming Toward Him. Kate Beckinsale Fires Back at Troll Over 'Dating Choices' Comment. Mary Woronov. Kevin Spacey video YouTube new sexual assault charges. Aviation Gin. Woody Allen’s reported relationship with 16-year-old: What we know. Lady Gaga on Comparisons to Madonna: ‘She’s a Nice Lady...But I Play a Lot of Instruments’

Lady Gaga Feuds With Weird Al, Calls Madonna Comparisons "Retarded" Madonna Called Out Lady Gaga on Instagram. JULIA FINKELSTEIN. Ariana Grande Impression by Julia Finkelstein Is Perfect. Mohawked, Aviator-Wearing Robert De Niro Idles Cab Outside Suspected Bomb-Maker’s Home. Luke, Owen Wilson Recall Meeting On Set Of ‘The Royal Tenenbaums’ Jonathan Gold: A Food Critic’s Critic. Please Don’t Take Prescription Drug Advice from Kim Kardashian - leapsmag. Theonion. Betty Blue’s Béatrice Dalle: ‘I love Christ because he invented bondage’ Neko Case on Her House Burning Down, #MeToo, 'Hell-On' Album. Dear Fuck-Up: With special guest Neko Case. Sports.theonion. See Katy Perry's Goofy, Cameo-Filled 'Swish Swish' Video - Rolling Stone. Stephen Baldwin: Brother Alec’s ‘SNL’ Trump Impression Not Funny. Michael Parks, 'Twin Peaks,' 'Kill Bill' Actor, Dead at 77 - Rolling Stone. Steven Seagal banned from Ukraine as national security threat.

Subway Drops Jared Fogle As Spokesperson. Woody Allen gets into a pillow fight with a six-foot brunette in the pages of Playboy, 1969. Judi Dench, Jack Nicholson, Jeremy Irons, Meryl Streep Fondly Recall Getting Start As Part Of 1993 Mouseketeer Class. Sean Hannity's direct messages with a Soviet parody account on Twitter is the laugh you need today. Kendall Jenner Is 'Traumatized' By the Backlash Over Her Pepsi Ad. Miranda Lambert’s Assistant Packs Emergency Alcohol for Her. She’s the other funky drummer (and every woman, too): Chaka Khan in the 1970s. Val Kilmer Goes on Days-Long Twitter Rant About Cate Blanchett. Katey Sagal Opens Up About Her Longterm Drug Addiction in New Memoir. Aimee Mann talks about new solo effort “Mental Illness”: “You’re not in a cool rock band — you’re in a cool soft band. Embrace the soft.” Sean Hannity Is A Deranged Maniac Who Pulled A Gun On A Coworker. Mitch McConnell Sees Infinite Healthcare Plans After Dropping Acid To Inspire Ideas For Obamacare Replacement.

Sienna Miller: 'I feel relatively immune to bitchy criticism now' 'The Walking Dead' Recap: Revenge of the Nerd - Rolling Stone. Oscars 2017: The Onion’s Complete Coverage Of Some Trophies And Shit. Amazing Affleck Brothers Dazzle Oscars Audience With High-Flying Trapeze Routine. Dolby Theatre Usher Throws Out Matt Damon For Attempting To Film Oscars With Camcorder. Jimmy Kimmel's Feud with Matt Damon Was the Highlight of the 2017 Oscars.

Casey Affleck’s Dark Secret: The Disturbing Allegations Against the Oscar Hopeful. Mixing It Up with Julia Child. The general of gossip: Colin Powell’s leaked emails depict a juvenile busybody rather than an elder statesman. Margot Robbie Knows Why Jared Leto's Joker Was Cut From Suicide Squad. Matthew McConaughey Cheers at 2016 Olympics - Matthew McConaughey Watches Olympic Swimmers. How 'Stranger Things' Brought Back the Iconic Winona Ryder - Rolling Stone. Sean Hannity Launches Late-Night Tweet Storm After Being Called 'Dumbest Anchor' On Fox News. It’s all fake: How the leaked call between Taylor Swift and Kanye West exposes the artifice of celebrity culture. The Curious Case of JP Sears - Very Cherry. Rachel Bloom’s Twisted Comedy. Inside The Mind Of Nicolas Cage. If Nicolas Cage Played Every Character In Game Of Thrones (12+ Pics) Money for Nothing: The Lucrative World of Club Appearances.