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  1. Mickey Rooney's Eighth Wife Defends Herself: "I Never Physically Abused Mickey, But We Had Some Minor Pushing Scuffles"

    7:00 am 10/21/2015

    A transcript of THR's exclusive interview with Jan Chamberlin.Read more

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  2. Tears and Terror: The Disturbing Final Years of Mickey Rooney

    7:00 am 10/21/2015

    He was one of Hollywood's greatest actors, someone whose estate could have been worth hundreds of millions when he died in summer 2014. Instead, he endured beatings, humiliation and poverty at the hands of his eighth wife and one of her sons, both accused today of elder abuse and destroying a legend.Read more

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  3. The Elder Abuse of Mickey Rooney

    6:29 am 10/21/2015

    THR unveils disturbing, never-before-seen footage of the Hollywood legend being kicked by his wife.Read more

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  4. Wally Cassell, Gangster in 'White Heat,' Dies at 103

    3:44 pm 5/28/2015

    Believed to have been one of the oldest living actors, he also starred in several other film noirs, including ‘Quicksand,’ ‘Breakdown’ and ‘City That Never Sleeps.’Read more

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  5. 'Off the Cuff' Podcast: MGM Star Margaret O'Brien Is "The Christmas Actress"

    9:27 am 12/4/2014

    The Oscar-winner, who won in 1945 for her role as Tootie in 'Meet Me In St. Louis,' shares stories of growing up with Judy Garland and Mickey Rooney as she prepares to receive this year's Shirley Temple Award - named after another one of her old friendsRead more

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  6. Jeff Lambert Named Exec Director of National Film Preservation Foundation

    11:57 am 8/28/2014

    He succeeds Annette Melville, who launched the influential archival agency in 1997Read more

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  7. Alan Landsburg, Emmy-Winning Producer and Director, Dies at 81

    2:27 pm 8/18/2014

    His résumé includes the Mickey Rooney telefilm 'Bill' and the 1980s reality shows 'That's Incredible!' and 'In Search Of …' Read more

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  8. Mickey Rooney Burial Dispute Resolved

    12:18 pm 4/11/2014

    The late actor will be laid to rest in Hollywood following a dispute with his wife over where he should be buried.Read more

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  9. SAG Foundation Releases Two Hours of 'Conversations With Mickey Rooney' (Video)

    8:28 pm 4/10/2014

    In a lengthy video of the event, the legendary actor shares stories about Walt Disney, Elizabeth Taylor and his nearly 90-year career. Read more

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