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  1. Bill Cosby: Damaged beyond repair?Read the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... in a dramatic television series. (NBC) Cosby, left, starred with Sydney Poitier in the 1974 movie "Uptown Saturday Night," a counter to the blaxploitation films of the era. Cosby's film career was never as successful as his stand-up and television ...

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  2. The King Center Welcomes Bill Cosby TonightRead the original story

    Thursday | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Spy and in the 1980's, he again rocked the television world with The Cosby Show. With hit movies like Uptown Saturday Night and best-selling books like Fatherhood, Bill Cosby is quite simply a national treasure with the unique ability to touch ...

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  3. Bill Cosby: Is his career over?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... in a dramatic television series. (NBC) Cosby, left, starred with Sydney Poitier in the 1974 movie "Uptown Saturday Night," a counter to the blaxploitation films of the era. Cosby's film career was never as successful as his stand-up and television ...

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  4. Bill Cosby Twitter Meme BackfiresRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 11 | On Social Marketing and Social Change

    ... show Fat Albert and the Cosby Kids (shown below, left). In the 1970s, Cosby made the comedy films Uptown Saturday Night (1974) and Let's Do it Again (1975) with actor-director Sidney Poitier. In 1984, Cosby created the television sitcom The Cosby ...

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  5. Wells Fargo Center for the Arts to Welcome Bill Cosby in June 2015Read the original story

    Monday Nov 3 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... ical and hugely successful series that single-handedly revived the family sitcom. With hit movies like Uptown Saturday Night and best-selling books like "Fatherhood," Bill Cosby has an unmatched ability to touch people's hearts.

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  6. Bill Cosby Coming to Treasure Island, 11/28Read the original story

    Oct 22, 2014 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... credits include "Obkb," "Fat Albert and the Cosby Kids," "The Cosby Mysteries," "Man and Boy" and "Uptown Saturday Night." Few entertainers have achieved the legendary status of Cosby, who emerged from humble beginnings in a Philadelphia housing ...

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  7. Adam McKay Says Uptown Saturday Night Isn't Happening; the Big...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2014 | Collider

    ... of their conversation he provided updates on a number of upcoming projects. He revealed that his Uptown Saturday Night remake is not going forward, but said it's looking like he will next tackle the housing/credit crisis film The Big Short , adapted ...

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  8. Bill CosbyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2014 | Triangle.com

    ... series that single-handedly revived the family sitcom (and rescued NBC). With hit movies like 'Uptown Saturday Night' and best-selling books like 'Fatherhood'; Bill Cosby is quite simply a national treasure with the unique ability to touch people's ...

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  9. Bill Cosby plans first-ever show in FlorenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 8, 2014 | Cheraw Chronicle

    ... "California Suite," Spike Lee's "4 Little Girls," Francis Coppola's "Jack" with Robin Williams, and "Uptown Saturday Night" with Sidney Poitier and Harry Belafonte. Cosby actively supports numerous children's and educational charities, hosts the ...

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  10. Bill Cosby plans first-ever show in FlorenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 7, 2014 | Cheraw Chronicle

    ... "California Suite," Spike Lee's "4 Little Girls," Francis Coppola's "Jack" with Robin Williams, and "Uptown Saturday Night" with Sidney Poitier and Harry Belafonte. Cosby actively supports numerous children's and educational charities, hosts the ...

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  11. Bill Cosby brings wit, wisdom to StrathmoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2014 | Gazette.net

    ... television and film, where he starred in the TV show “I Spy,” and films such as “Uptown Saturday Night,” “Mother, Jugs & Speed,” and “Leonard Part 6.” In 1984, Cosby starred in “The ...

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  12. Bounce TV continues to expand and becomes fastest growing TV stationRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 24, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... including: Greased Lightning starring Richard Pryor, the classic Bill Cosby-Sidney Poitier pairings Uptown Saturday Night and Let's Do It Again; Wesley Snipes starring in Boiling Point and One Night Stand; Rumble in the Bronx starring Jackie Chan; ...

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  13. Lee Chamberlin, original Electric Company cast member, dies at 76Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2014 | Current

    ... career, appearing in New York's Shakespeare in the Park stage productions, the Sidney Poitier film Uptown Saturday Night , and on the soap opera All My Children in a decade-long recurring role. In 2010 she founded the Playwright's Inn Project, an ...

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  14. Lee Chamberlin, The Electric Company Star, Dies at 76Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2014 | People

    ... in 1976. The two also later appeared together in the CBS police drama Paris. Her movie work included Uptown Saturday Night and Let's Do It Again , directed by Sidney Poitier , and she also worked on TV's NYPD Blue , Diff'rent Strokes and The ...

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  15. Ft. Worth weekend on a budget: November 5-6Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2011 | Examiner.com

    ... Central Branch Library hosts a montly film screening in the Tandy Lecture Hall. This month's film is Uptown Saturday Night starring Bill Cosby and Sidney Poitier (1974, rated PG). 2 p.m. Free. FortWorthTexas.gov/Library Daylight Savings Time ends - ...

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  16. Obituary: Lee Chamberlin / Part of original cast of '70s 'Electric Company'Read the original story

    Jun 3, 2014 | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    ... production at the Delacorte Theater in New York City's Central Park. She also appeared in the movies "Uptown Saturday Night" (1974) and "Let's Do It Again" (1975), both directed by Sidney Poitier and starring Mr. Poitier and Mr. Cosby. Some years ...

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  17. Actress Lee Chamberlain dies at age 76 following cancer battleRead the original story

    Jun 2, 2014 | FOX23

    ... such as What's Happening!!, Diff'rent Strokes, NYPD Blue, and Paris, while her film credits include Uptown Saturday Night and Let's Do It Again. During the 1980s, Chamberlain appeared in U.S. soap opera All My Children and went on to found the ...

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  18. Actress and Playwright Lee Chamberlin Passes Away at 76Read the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2014 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... co-starred with Bill Cosby and Sidney Poitier in two of the more popular film comedies of the 1970s, "Uptown Saturday Night" (1974) and "Let's Do It Again" (1975). Both of these comedies were popular with black audiences who sought out more positive ...

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  19. Kick Off Memorial Day Weekend with Bill Cosby at Treasure Island Theatre TonightRead the original story

    May 22, 2014 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... credits include "Obkb," "Fat Albert and the Cosby Kids," "The Cosby Mysteries," "Man and Boy" and "Uptown Saturday Night." Few entertainers have achieved the legendary status of Cosby, who emerged from humble beginnings in a Philadelphia housing ...

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  20. Bill Cosby: 'Far From Finished' May 16 at Staten Island's historic St. George TheatreRead the original story

    May 8, 2014 | SILive.com

    ... "Little Bill" (1999). The Cos had a solid run on the big screen in the 1970s opposite Sidney Potier ("Uptown Saturday Night"), Raquel Welch ("Mother, Jugs & Speed") and Richard Pryor ("California Suite"). about a close-knit, upper-middle-class black ...

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