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

    12:10 pm PST 12/04/2014
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    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 friends READ MORE

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

    2:22 pm PDT 08/28/2014
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    He succeeds Annette Melville, who launched the influential archival agency in 1997 READ MORE

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

    2:58 pm PDT 08/18/2014
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    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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  4. Hollywood's Most Fascinating Legal Sagas, From Casey Kasem to Michael Jackson (Photos)

    4:05 pm PDT 06/16/2014
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    Walt Disney, Mickey Rooney and Bryan Singer also have found themselves mired in legal drama. READ MORE

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  5. Mickey Rooney Burial Dispute Resolved

    12:26 pm PDT 04/11/2014
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    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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  6. SAG Foundation Releases Two Hours of 'Conversations With Mickey Rooney' (Video)

    9:30 pm PDT 04/10/2014
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    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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  7. A Star Is Burned: Mickey Rooney's Final Days Marred by Bizarre Family Feud

    8:00 am PDT 04/09/2014
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    Elder abuse, estranged stepsons at war, his eighth wife caught in the middle: Hollywood's original child star died with an estate and legal affairs in disarray. READ MORE

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  8. Billy Crystal on Mickey Rooney: 'Five Feet Tall, and Everybody Looked Up to Him' (Video)

    6:53 am PDT 04/07/2014
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    The "700 Sundays" comedian paid tribute by recalling one of Rooney's final public appearances, during which he performed a time-step and "brought the house down." READ MORE

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  9. Mickey Rooney: Six Memorable Movie Roles (Video)

    5:30 am PDT 04/07/2014
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    The Hollywood institution died Sunday at the age of 93; here's a look back at highlights from his nine decades in show business. READ MORE

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  10. Mickey Rooney's Career in Pictures

    10:37 pm PDT 04/06/2014
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    The actor, died Sunday at age 93, had memorable roles in movies from "Babes in Arms" to "Breakfast at Tiffany's" to "Night at the Museum." READ MORE

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  11. Mickey Rooney Gets Emotional, Reflects on His Career in One of His Final Interviews (Video)

    10:18 pm PDT 04/06/2014
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    The actor, who died Sunday at age 93, reveals his connection to Mickey Mouse and reflects on co-stars, including Judy Garland and Lana Turner. READ MORE

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  12. Mickey Rooney Dead: Hollywood Pays Tribute to the Legend

    8:57 pm PDT 04/06/2014
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    UPDATED: Lena Dunham, Piers Morgan, Robin Leach and others hit Twitter to remember the actor, who died Sunday at age 93. READ MORE

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  13. Legendary Actor Mickey Rooney Dead at 93

    8:19 pm PDT 04/06/2014
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    UPDATE: The star of the Andy Hardy series at MGM, an energetic entertainer, was small in stature, yet he carved out a larger-than-life persona through more than 90 years in show business. READ MORE

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  14. Lost Mickey Rooney Film Is Found and Set for Preservation

    11:09 am PDT 03/30/2014
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    'Mickey's Circus,' a 1927 comedy featuring the actor in his first starring role, is among dozens of early American silent films to be restored through a landmark Dutch-American collaboration. READ MORE

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  15. Hollywood Legends of Past and Present Gather at Paramount to Remember A.C. Lyles

    11:00 pm PST 11/11/2013
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    Mickey Rooney and Arnold Schwarzenegger were among the Hollywood figures who came out to pay their respects to a man who was eulogized as "Mr. Paramount." READ MORE

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  16. Debbie Reynolds, Madonna Remember Elizabeth Taylor

    8:34 am PDT 03/23/2011
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    The Hollywood community continues to pay tribute to the screen legend, who died Wednesday at 79. READ MORE

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  17. Mickey Rooney: Elder Abuse Made Me 'Prisoner in My Own Home' (Video)

    10:14 am PST 03/03/2011
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    The 90-year-old actor testifies before the Senate that his wife and stepson denied him medication and food and stole money from him. READ MORE

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  18. Mickey Rooney Granted Restraining Order Against Abusive Stepson

    6:17 pm PST 02/15/2011
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    Court filings charge that Chris Aber has held back medication, food from the 90-year-old actor. READ MORE

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  19. The Hollywood Reporter's 80th Anniversary Issue: Behind the Scenes (Video)

    10:22 am PST 02/01/2011
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    A behind the scenes look at the photo shoot for The Hollywood Reporter's 80th Anniversary issue. READ MORE

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  20. WIN Awards: Liz Taylor's a Legend, Bonham Carter's Red Queen a 'Freaky Bitch'

    2:05 pm PST 01/20/2011
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    Tuesday night at the Broad Stage in Santa Monica, the Women’s Image Network made it official: Dame Elizabeth Taylor, the two-time Academy-Award-winning actress and pioneering AIDS philanthropist, is a Living Legend. READ MORE

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