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  1. 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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  2. 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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  3. 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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  4. 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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  5. 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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  6. 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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  7. 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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  8. 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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  9. 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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  10. 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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  11. 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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  12. 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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  13. 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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  14. 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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  15. 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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  16. 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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  17. 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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  18. 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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  19. 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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