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  1. How Mikhail Igor Peschkowsky Became Mike Nichols: A Timeline

    9:00 am PST 11/24/2014
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    A look at the legendary director's path to Hollywood READ MORE

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  2. Glenn Close Reveals Mike Nichols' Final, "Touching" Words to Her

    9:00 am PST 11/24/2014
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    The actress, who first met the director when she read for 1983's 'The Real Thing,' remembers the legend in The Hollywood Reporter's tribute READ MORE

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  3. Morgan Freeman Reveals the Phrase That "Exemplifies" Mike Nichols

    9:00 am PST 11/24/2014
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    In The Hollywood Reporter's tribute to the late director, his 'Country Girl' star recalls the term that would "stop conversations" once uttered READ MORE

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  4. 'Birdcage' Actor Dan Futterman Recalls Mike Nichols Breaking Into Fits of Giggles on Set

    9:00 am PST 11/24/2014
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    Nichols let stars Nathan Lane and Robin Williams "go and get it out of their system, and you never know what you'll find, something brilliant may come up, and he would take all the time that was needed," Futterman remembers in a THR tribute to the director READ MORE

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  5. Aaron Sorkin on Mike Nichols: "The Most Talented Person I Have Ever Known"

    9:00 am PST 11/24/2014
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    Sorkin, who wrote 'Charlie Wilson's War,' the last movie Nichols directed, remembers the legend in The Hollywood Reporter's tribute READ MORE

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  6. Tom Stoppard on Mike Nichols: "The Pleasantest Person to Be With"

    9:00 am PST 11/24/2014
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    Stoppard, whose play 'The Real Thing' was directed by Nichols on Broadway in 1984, reflects on Nichols' legacy in The Hollywood Reporter's tribute READ MORE

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  7. Mike Nichols Remembered: Emma Thompson, Rita Moreno on Working With the Director

    9:00 am PST 11/24/2014
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    Amy Pascal, Donna Langley, Shiri Appleby and Sara Ramirez also are among those who reflect on Nichols' legacy in The Hollywood Reporter's tribute READ MORE

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  8. Carly Simon on Mike Nichols: "He Gave All He Had"

    3:50 pm PST 11/20/2014
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    The singer-songwriter won an Oscar for her contribution to his film 'Working Girl' READ MORE

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  9. Mike Nichols: A Giant of the American Theater

    2:00 pm PST 11/20/2014
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    THR's lead theater critic looks back over the director's remarkable half-century career on the stage, and its frequent overlap with his screen work READ MORE

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  10. Dave Appell, Songwriter for Chubby Checker, Dies at 92

    12:35 pm PST 11/20/2014
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    He co-wrote 'Let’s Twist Again' and 'Limbo Rock' and produced for Tony Orlando and Dawn READ MORE

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  11. Watch the Trailers for 10 Classic Mike Nichols Films

    8:21 am PST 11/20/2014
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    From 'The Graduate' and 'Carnal Knowledge' to 'The Birdcage' and 'Closer' READ MORE

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  12. Mike Nichols' Life and Career in Pictures

    6:16 am PST 11/20/2014
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    The director died Nov. 19 at age 83 READ MORE

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  13. Hollywood Mourns Mike Nichols

    5:59 am PST 11/20/2014
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    Julia Roberts, Steven Spielberg, Natalie Portman, Al Pacino, Bob Newhart and Nathan Lane are among those remembering the legendary director, who died on Wednesday night READ MORE

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  14. Mike Nichols, Director of 'The Graduate,' Dies at 83

    4:11 am PST 11/20/2014
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    The Oscar and Tony winner and husband of Diane Sawyer also helmed 'Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?' 'The Birdcage,' 'Carnal Knowledge' and many others READ MORE

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  15. Motown Singer Jimmy Ruffin Dies at Age 78

    2:59 pm PST 11/19/2014
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    He died on Monday in a Las Vegas hospital; no details about the cause of death were released READ MORE

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  16. Nicki Lee Barbour Foster, Daughter of Peggy Lee, Dies at 71

    1:29 pm PST 11/18/2014
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    Her father was guitarist, composer and bandleader Dave Barbour READ MORE

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  17. Elaine Stritch Gets a Star-Studded Sendoff From the Broadway Community

    5:12 pm PST 11/17/2014
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    A gallery of theatrical luminaries paid tribute to the legendary Tony winner in an emotional afternoon of songs and stories READ MORE

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  18. Charles Champlin, Longtime Film Critic for the L.A. Times, Dies at 88

    1:23 pm PST 11/17/2014
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    He worked at the newspaper from 1965-91; "criticism must aspire to be art," he once said READ MORE

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  19. Nancy O'Connor, Widow of 'All in the Family' Star Carroll O'Connor, Dies at 84

    10:15 am PST 11/16/2014
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    They met while attending the University of Montana and were married in Dublin READ MORE

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  20. Glen A. Larson, Creator of TV’s 'Quincy M.E.,' 'Magnum, P.I.' and 'Battlestar Galactica,' Dies at 77

    8:22 am PST 11/15/2014
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    The prolific writer-producer also was behind the series 'Knight Rider,' 'The Fall Guy' and 'The Six Million Dollar Man' READ MORE

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