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Mort Janklow, Pioneering Literary Agent, Dies at 91

Mort Janklow, who revolutionized the role of the agent in book publishing while representing the likes of Jackie Collins, Sidney Poitier, Pope John Paul II, Sidney Sheldon, Danielle Steel, Ted Turner and Nancy Reagan, has died. He was 91. Janklow died Wednesday morning of heart failure at his home in Water Mill, New York, publicist […]

Conrad Janis, Trombonist and ‘Mork & Mindy’ Actor, Dies at 94

Conrad Janis, the Dixieland trombonist and actor best known for playing the father of Pam Dawber’s character on the Robin Williams sitcom Mork & Mindy, has died. He was 94. Janis died March 1 of organ failure at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles, his business manager Dean Avedon told The Hollywood Reporter. Though just a youngster, Janis already […]

Book Excerpt: Lana Wood Reveals Natalie Wood Wrote an Unfinished Memoir (Exclusive)

It’s been 40 years since the death of Hollywood icon Natalie Wood, and her sister, actress Lana Wood, is ready to speak out.  In her upcoming memoir, Little Sister: My Investigation Into the Mysterious Death of Natalie Wood (Dey Street Books, Nov. 9), Lana offers an account of the life and death of Natalie, while detailing new […]

Natalie Wood’s Yacht Captain Claims Robert Wagner Held Him “Hostage”

Natalie Wood's yacht captain, Dennis Davern — who was on board the boat the night the actress died — claimed in a new interview that her former husband Robert Wagner held him hostage to prevent him from telling the truth.

Tab Hunter “Had Every Right to Become Bitter and Resentful and Didn’t,” Recalls Pal Robert Wagner

The 'Damn Yankees!' star and gay icon, who died July? 8 at 86, is remembered by his friend and fellow studio player: "He was a big star — the top one in Hollywood, for a while — but he was also a very special human being."

Natalie Wood Investigation: Robert Wagner’s Story Doesn’t “Add Up,” Say Police

The actress' then-husband was revealed last week to be a person of interest in the inquiry.

Robert Wagner Named Person of Interest in Natalie Wood’s Death

Los Angeles County Sheriff's investigators open up about their findings into the actress' mysterious drowning.

‘What Happened to Monday’: Film Review | Locarno 2017

Noomi Rapace toplines the sci-fi thriller 'What Happened to Monday' in seven roles, playing siblings targeted by a government ruthlessly enforcing its one-child policy.

‘Austin Powers’ at 20: Mike Myers, Jay Roach, More Spill Secrets in Shagadelic Oral History

The movie nearly got an R rating for male nudity 20 years ago before becoming an improbable franchise. Now all the players — including Elizabeth Hurley, Robert Wagner, Michael De Luca, Seth Green and others — open up about awful test screenings, shooting at Scientology headquarters and luring Carrie Fisher.

Robert Wagner Recalls Robert Osborne’s “Knowledge and Compassion”

The two met in the early 1950s when both were actors under contract to Fox.

‘Awards Chatter’ Podcast — Robert Wagner (‘NCIS’)

The 86-year-old legend reflects on his rise to prominence during Hollywood's Golden Age, his secret four-year affair with Barbara Stanwyck, his late wife Natalie Wood and his Emmy-contending guest spot on CBS's highest-rated drama series.

ICM Partners Toasts Veteran Talent Agent Jack Gilardi For 60th Anniversary With Dodgers Bash

A version of this story first appeared in the Nov. 14 issue of The Hollywood Reporter magazine. Hollywood players are often criticized for a lack of loyalty, but the same complaint cannot be directed toward Jack Gilardi. On Oct. 27, ICM Partners feted the veteran talent agent for his whopping 60th anniversary at the agency […]