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Polly Bergen, Emmy Award-winning actress, dies

Polly Bergen, Emmy Award-winning actress, dies

SOUTHBURY, Conn., Sept. 20 (UPI) --Actress Polly Bergen died Saturday of natural causes.
Danielle Haynes

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UPI Almanac for Sunday, July 14, 2013.
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UPI Almanac for Saturday, July 14, 2012.
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Colfer's comedy film gets distributor

Colfer's comedy film gets distributor

NEW YORK, June 19 (UPI) -- Tribeca Film says it has acquired the U.S. rights to "Glee" star Chris Colfer's big-screen debut, the high-school comedy "Struck By Lightning."

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UPI Almanac for Monday, July 14, 2008.
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UPI almanac for Saturday, July 14, 2007.

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Today is Friday, July 14, the 195th day of 2006 with 170 to follow.
By United Press International

Polly Bergen joins 'Commander in Chief'

LOS ANGELES, Oct. 28 (UPI) -- Polly Bergen will play Kate Allen, the mother of the first female U.S. president, played by Geena Davis on ABC's "Commander in Chief."

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Today is Thursday, July 14, the 195th day of 2005 with 170 to follow.
By United Press International

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Today is Wednesday, July 14, the 196th day of 2004 with 170 to follow.
By United Press International

Broadway slashes post-holiday ticket costs

NEW YORK, Dec. 29 (UPI) -- Broadway shows are determined to survive the post-holiday theater-going slump in January and February by slashing their ticket prices, often making it cheaper to see a show on the Great White Way than off-Broadway, where tickets traditionally are more con
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Tourists return, but Broadway is ailing

WASHINGTON, Nov. 28 (UPI) -- Domestic tourists have returned to Broadway, up 7 percent last season and now making up nearly 50 percent of the total audience, but the Great White Way is suff
FREDERICK M. WINSHIP

Famed Stage Deli names sandwich for Hamill

NEW YORK, Nov. 14 (UPI) -- New York's famed Stage Deli has named a sandwich for Broadway and film star Mark Hamill.

Bergen, Hamill triumph in 'Six Lessons'

WASHINGTON, Nov. 10 (UPI) -- Veteran thespians Polly Bergen and Mark Hamill are doing a welcome star turn together on Broadway in "Six Dance Lessons in Six Weeks," a new play by Richard Alf

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Today is Monday, July 14, the 195th day of 2003 with 170 to follow.
By United Press International
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Polly Bergen
Polly Bergen as Lily Harrison and Mark Hamill as Michael Minetti in SIX DANCE LESSONS IN SIX WEEKS. (UPI/Carol Rosegg/Boneau/Bryan-Brown)
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Polly Bergen (born Nellie Paulina Burgin, July 14, 1930, Knoxville, Tennessee) is an American Emmy Award-winning actress, singer, and entrepreneur.

Bergen appeared in many film roles, most notably in the original Cape Fear (1962) opposite Gregory Peck and Robert Mitchum.

She had roles in three Dean Martin and Jerry Lewis comedy films in the early 1950s: At War with the Army, That's My Boy and The Stooge.

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