Edna Purviance's bio

Currently working on Edna Purviance's family biography. Draft is done. Photo: Leading Ladies © used by ednapurviance.org

Saturday, January 14, 2006

NEW PBS PRODUCTION - MAKE 'EM LAUGH

Jan. 14 - PBS announces the production of 'MAKE 'EM LAUGH: THE FUNNY BUSINESS OF AMERICA'. The documentary will cover the history of comedy in America from stage to films. The creators plan to take a 'thematic' approach to the history of comedy. The six episodes will cover stars from Charlie Chaplin to Chris Rock. Following the success of 'BROADWAY', PBS hope to have another winner this time with laughter... (Planned release: fall of 2007)

Jan. 14 - Actress Shelly Winters has passed away at the age of 85...
Jan.17 - A special day of tribute to Shelly's work on January 23rd on TCM.

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