Tracey Ullman Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Tracey Ullman.

Results 1 - 20 of 151 in Tracey Ullman

  1. This Day in History: April 19Read the original story

    Sunday Apr 19 | The Inyo Register

    ... for conspiracy to commit the Tate/LaBianca murders. 1987 - The Simpsons premieres as a short cartoon on The Tracey Ullman Show. 1993 - The 51-day FBI siege of the Branch Davidian building outside Waco, Texas, USA, ends when a fire breaks out. ...

    Comment?

  2. DVD Movie Review of 'Into the Woods'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | Examiner.com

    ... does a fine job as the evil witch, but this role is nowhere near an Academy nomination (which she received); Tracey Ullman adds some comic relief as Jack's mother; Anna Kendrick plays the Cinderella role, while being chased by the Prince (Chris Pine ...

    Comment?

  3. Capone talks art, history, restitution and justice, with Woman in Gold director Simon CurtisRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 1 | Ain't It Cool News

    ... acting credit. Probably the first time I ever spotted his name was when he directed several episodes of the Tracey Ullman series "Tracey Takes On" in the mid-1990s. THE WOMAN IN GOLD is the true story of Maria Altmann (Mirren), an older Jewish woman ...

    Comment?

  4. Ullman's mom dies in fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 30 | Fox News

    Tracey Ullman's mother has died in a fire caused by the "careless disposal" of a cigarette, reports The Daily Telegraph. According to investigators Doreen Skinner, 85, was killed by a blaze at her retirement flat in Buckinghamshire.

    Comment?

  5. Comic actress Tracey Ullman's mom Doreen Skinner dies in house fireRead the original story

    Sunday Mar 29 | Big News Network.com

    ... the social media spectrum and is administered by Mainstream Media EC on behalf of Big News Network. LONDON -- Tracey Ullman's 85-year-old mother Doreen Skinner has died in a house fire caused by the improper disposal of a cigarette. The Daily Mail ...

    Comment?

  6. Tracey Ullman's mother dies in house fire at 85Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 29 | Fox News

    Tracey Ullman's mother has died in a fire caused by the "careless disposal" of a cigarette, reports The Daily Telegraph. According to investigators Doreen Skinner, 85, was killed by a blaze at her retirement flat in Buckinghamshire.

    Comment?

  7. Tracey Ullman's Mother Dies In Tragic House Fire Aged 85Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 28 | ContactMusic.com

    Tracey Ullman 's mother has died at the age of 85. Doreen Skinner died in a house fire on Monday . The fire was reportedly caused by the 'careless disposal of a cigarette'.

    Comment?

  8. Comedian Tracey Ullman's 85-year-old mother dies in house fire started by cigarette buttRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 28 | Daily Mail

    Comedian Tracey Ullman is 'deeply saddened' after her mother Doreen Skinner died in a fire caused by a cigarette at her ground-floor retirement flat on Monday The mother of comedian Tracey Ullman has been killed in a fire caused by the 'careless disposal' of a cigarette. Mrs Ullman has been left 'deeply saddened' after discovering Doreen Skinner died in the fire at her ground-floor retirement flat in Holtspur, Buckinghamshire, on Monday.

    Comment?

  9. TV star Tracey Ullman tells of sadness at loss of mother in Holtspur flat fire tragedyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2015 | Bucksfreepress.co.uk

    Global celebrity Tracey Ullman has told of her sadness following the death of her mother after a horrific fire in her retirement flat near Beaconsfield on Monday. A statement has this afternoon been released on her behalf as firefighters issued a warning over the cause of the blaze .

    Comment?

  10. RIP, Sam Simon: How a lone fear led to creating a key character on a The SimpsonsaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2015 | The Washington Post

    ... guy," says David Silverman, the director who, having been there since the beginning, as an animator for "The Tracey Ullman Show," celebrates his 28th anniversary with "The Simpsons" characters this week. "But Sam told me," Silverman continues, "that ...

    Comment?

  11. Sam Simon: A Remembrance June 6, 1955 - " March 8, 2015Read MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2015 | The Sweet Science

    ... Garry Shandling's Show, Barney Miller, Best of the West, Bless This House, Men Behaving Badly, Norm , and The Tracey Ullman Show . The latter venture led to Sam's greatest creative and commercial triumph. Each segment of Tracey Ullman contained a ...

    Comment?

  12. Sam Simon: Writer and producer who started out on 'Taxi'...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2015 | The Independent

    ... years after it launched on Fox in 1989. A prototype of the characters had appeared in small doses on The Tracey Ullman Show in the late 1980s. "Whatever makes the writing staff laugh, we put in the show," Simon once said. "That's why it's very smart ...

    Comment?

  13. Sam Simon Documentary Debuts On Fusion This SundayRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2015 | Deadline

    ... to save animals from harmful and abusive situations worldwide. Simon's TV credits include Taxi, Cheers, The Tracey Ullman Show, The Drew Carey Show and The Simpsons, which he co-created. Among his extensive philanthropic efforts, he founded the Sam ...

    Comment?

  14. Allman director gets 2 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2015 | Erie Times News

    ... fortune into social causes, died of colon cancer at 59. After stints writing for "Taxi," "Cheers" and "The Tracey Ullman Show," Simon helped launch "The Simpsons." During his writing and producing career, he collected nine prime-time Emmy awards. He ...

    Comment?

  15. Sam Simon co-creator of The SimpsonsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2015 | Sunday Herald

    Sam Simon, who has died aged 59, wrote for US television series, including Taxi, Cheers and the Tracey Ullman Show, before helping launch The Simpsons in 1989. With the series' international success well established he left after its fourth season with a deal which gave him ongoing royalties from the show.

    Comment?

  16. Sam Simon: A look at the 'Simpsons' co-creator's philanthropyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2015 | Christian Science Monitor

    Sam Simon, a co-creator of " The Simpsons " and animal-rights advocate who made a midlife career shift into philanthropy and channeled much of his personal fortune into social causes, has died. After stints writing for "Taxi," ''Cheers," and "The Tracey Ullman Show ," Simon helped launch "The Simpsons."

    Comment?

  17. Simpsons co-creator, philanthropist Sam Simon diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2015 | The Chronicle Herald

    Sam Simon, a co-creator of "The Simpsons" and animal-rights advocate who made a midlife career shift into philanthropy and channeled much of his personal fortune into social causes, has died. After stints writing for "Taxi," "Cheers" and "The Tracey Ullman Show," Simon helped launch "The Simpsons."

    Comment?

  18. San Simon was 59 when he died in his California home on Sunday.Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2015 | The Jewish Press

    ... "Taxi" program. ABC liked it and later hired Simon. After other successes, such as "Cheers" on NBC and "The Tracey Ullman Show" on Fox, Simon, worked with James L. Brooks and cartoonist Matt Groening to create The Simpsons. "With 'The Simpsons,' ...

    Comment?

  19. Simpsons creator Sam Simon dies of cancer aged 59Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2015 | Sunday Herald

    ... with two other executives, after it was first aired on December 17, 1989. He won of the awards for The Tracey Ullman Show, where Bart Simpson and Co had started life as animated sketches shown before and after the ad breaks. Mr Simon held numerous ...

    Comment?

  20. The Simpsons co-creator Sam Simon diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2015 | The Age

    Sam Simon was one of the major creative forces behind The Simpsons but he left the show after its fourth season, in a lucrative arrangement that allowed him to spend much of the rest of his life giving his money away. The cartoonist Matt Groening invented the Simpson family for a series of short animated segments first seen on The Tracey Ullman Show in 1987.

    Comment?