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  1. Dame Shirley Bassey has said it would be "difficult" to move back to WalesRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | IcNetwork

    ... songs she covers are among her favourites: An Englishman in New York by Sting and MacArthur Park by the actor Richard Harris. "I couldn't say 'I'm a Welshwoman in New York'! I loved that from the first time I heard Sting do it. I thought why can't I ...

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  2. Emma Thompson's Honoured With BIFA AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | LBC 97.3

    Emma Thompson is to be recognised for her outstanding contribution to British film at this year's British Independent Film Awards. The Saving Mr Banks star will follow in the footsteps of John Hurt, Bob Hoskins and Helena Bonham Carter when she receives the Richard Harris Award on 7 December.

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  3. Songwriting legendRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 18 | Edmond Life & Leisure

    ... story about his lyrics and collaborations with Frank Sinatra, Glen Campbell, Art Garfunkel, Carly Simon, Richard Harris, Linda Ronstadt, and others. Billboard's Top 10 list of Webb songs includes 'MacArthur Park,' 'Wichita Lineman,' 'Galveston,' ...

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  4. Miners' Memorial at King's College a history lesson in anthracite miningRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 15 | The Times Leader

    ... a hand in commissioning "The Molly Maguires" film that was shot locally and starred Sean Connery and the late Richard Harris. Burke's musical "The Molly Maguires" debuted at the F.M. Kirby Center in 2007. The public can visit the memorial made up of ...

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  5. 'Gladiator' is great funRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 15 | Examiner.com

    ... as Maximus, a powerful and honorable general in ancient Rome. The aging emperor, Marcus Aurelius (played by Richard Harris), believes Maximus possesses the integrity and leadership skills that will make him a better emperor than his own son. Maximus ...

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  6. Boomer Anthems: 'MacArthur Park' Everyone Knows the Refrain. Everyone Wishes They Didn't.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 14 | American Digest

    ... for Best Arrangement Accompanying Vocalist(s). Second, the backstory and snippets of the original version by Richard Harris, a man who couldn't sing but whose version put it on the charts. MacArthur's Park is melting in the dark All the sweet, green ...

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  7. Red Bank: a Once and Future ClassicRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 14 | Red Bank Green

    ... happened with the show over the years was that it became identified with mature actors like Richard Burton, Richard Harris, Jeremy Ironsit kind of became expected that Arthur would be an actor in his 60s or even 70s. This is being pitched as a ...

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  8. 'The Count of Monte Cristo' is funRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 12 | Examiner.com

    ... years suffering in an abject island prison. While here, he meets elderly and wise Abbe Faria (played by Richard Harris), when the intrepid priest digs his way into Edmund's cell while trying to escape. They soon become friends and work on a new ...

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  9. Drury Lane modernizes beautifully sung 'Camelot'Read the original story

    Friday Nov 7 | Daily Herald

    ... the brainy and sensitive New Age guy mold than the Shakespearean template of actors like Richard Burton and Richard Harris. Also crucial is actor Jonathan Weir, who brings a deft and grounded comic touch to his dual roles of the all-knowing wizard ...

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  10. Jared and Jamie's appearance firmly establishes Harris festivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 31 | Limerick Today

    THE presence of Richard Harris' sons Jared and Jamie in Limerick has firmly established the credibility of a film festival held in their father's name last weekend. Mad Men star Jared flew in from South Africa and the set of Sean Penn's latest film especially to attend the second staging of the Richard Harris Film Festival and spent the weekend attending events, mingling with guests and waxing lyrical about the event, in person and on television, as did brother Jamie, a veteran of roles in Rise of the Planet of the Apes and The Prestige.

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  11. 'One off' Richard Harris honoured at Limerick film eventRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 28 | Limerick Today

    MAD Men star Jared Harris has hailed a film festival held in honour of his father in the city as "important for Limerick". The actor, who flew specially to attend the Richard Harris Film Festival at the weekend fresh from filming with Sean Penn in South Africa, said his father would "secretly have loved" the event.

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  12. It Happened Today - October 25Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 24 | IcStafford

    ... for his efforts in the trenches during the First World War, shortly before his death. Famous hellraiser Richard Harris, who played Dumbledore in the first Harry Potter movies, passed away at the age of 72. The Irish actor starred in films such as ...

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  13. Stars gather to honour Limerick's Richard Harris at festivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 24 | Limerick Today

    A GLITZY line-up of movie stars and Richard Harris' family members will fly into Limerick for a film festival in the great actor's name this weekend. Transformers star Jack Reynor and his Limerick fiancee Madeline Mulqueen are among the line-up of guests for the Richard Harris film festival, which will be attended by sons Jared and Jamie.

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  14. Reynor joins Jared Harris at Limerick film festivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 22 | Limerick Today

    TRANSFORMERS star Jack Reynor and his Limerick fiancee Madeline Mulqueen are among a starry line-up of guests flying in for the Richard Harris film festival this weekend. What Richard Did star Reynor will join the legendary actor's son Jared Harris, star of Mad Men, at a reception in 69 O'Connell Street this Friday night.

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  15. Jimmy Webb & Jane Monheit Kick Off Landmark's 2014-2015 SeasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2014 | Patch.com

    ... music business, Webb has penned hit tunes for people as diverse as disco diva Donna Summer and British actor, Richard Harris. In fact, both artists had commercial successes with their versions of "MacArthur Park" - recorded in 1968 by Harris and ...

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  16. Limerick Through The Lens: New Leader book is launchedRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2014 | Limerick Today

    ... included, such as Terry Wogan, Mike Murphy, Dolores O'Riordan, Celia Holman Lee Phil Lynott, Zsa Zsa Gabor, Richard Harris and John F. Kennedy. Mostly, though, the pictures feature ordinary local people at work or at play, shopping, celebrating, ...

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  17. Essential Albums: Bonnie "Prince" Billy surveys his disarrayed record collectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2014 | ChartAttack

    ... Jimmy Webb and Glen Campbell are like those famous pairs of overseer/interpreter like Scorsese/DeNiro ( Richard Harris would be DiCaprio) and Tavernier / Noiret . Campbell's effortless emoting recalls Dirk Diggler 's complete primitive competency. ...

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  18. Limerick film festival a 'living memorial' to Richard HarrisRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2014 | Limerick Today

    DESPITE being a late withdrawal last year due to a clash of shooting schedules, film star Jared Harris is to jet into Limerick for a festival in his father's name this month. The Mad Men star and his wife Allegra, along with his brother Jamie, will attend the second staging of the Richard Harris Film Festival, which was launched in Thomond Park this week.

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  19. DVD Review: An accomplished disaster flickRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2014 | Glendale News-Press

    ... The weather is still good enough for a very young Anthony Hopkins to arrange for a defusing team (led by Richard Harris and David Hemmings ) to be airlifted to the ship, in hopes of seeing through Juggernaut's various tricks. Harris steals the show ...

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  20. When Annabelle met AnnabelleRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2014 | The Star Online

    ... to happen again, I might as well enjoy it." The 30-year-old beauty is the niece of the late British actor Richard Harris ( Harry Potter And The Sorcerer's Stone , Harry Potter And The Chamber Of Secrets ) and cousin to actor Jared Harris ( Sherlock ...

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