Eric Sykes, 89, comic actor, writer in Britain a widely acclaimed British comedy actor and writer, died at his home here Wednesday. He was 89 and had suffered a brief illness, said Norma Farnes, his manager. Mr. Sykes was one of the most popular comic actors of his generation, appearing in shows in ... 07/5/2012 - 3:10 pm | View Link
Comic actor Eric Sykes dies aged 89 Much-loved British comedy actor and writer Eric Sykes, recognisable by his heavy, black-rimmed glasses, has died at the age of 89. Sykes' career spanned over 50 years during the golden age of British comedy, and widely credited with introducing an offbeat ... 07/4/2012 - 10:00 pm | View Link
Eric Sykes, 89, British comedy actor LONDON – Eric Sykes, the widely acclaimed British comedy actor and writer, died Wednesday. He was 89. Sykes was one of the most popular comic actors of his generation, appearing in shows in London’s West End into his 80s. He began his career writing ... 07/4/2012 - 7:32 pm | View Link
Farewell to a British comic legend: Eric Sykes dies aged 89 One of Britain's most-loved comic actors Eric Sykes ... Today tributes flooded in for the comedian. Actor Bernard Cribbins, who starred in two of Sykes' comedy shorts, The Plank (1979) and It's Your Move (1969), said: 'I just wish him a lot of rest ... 07/4/2012 - 1:21 pm | View Link
British comic actor Eric Sykes dead at 89 LONDON (AP) — Eric Sykes, the widely-acclaimed British comedy actor and writer, died Wednesday. He was 89. He died at his home after a brief illness, said manager Norma Farnes. Sykes was one of the most popular comic actors of his generation, appearing ... 07/4/2012 - 1:07 pm | View Link
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The European Union on Wednesday unveiled a raft of proposals to make it easier to buy online across its borders, set quotas for European films with providers like Netflix and protect children from harmful content. …
Marking the first time a Chinese production outfit has invested in a UK company, Andrea Hamilton has entered a joint venture with the Middle Kingdom’s 3C Media to create Om TV. Based in London, Om will focus on entertainment and factual entertainment for the UK, also working closely with 3C on international co-productions.
Hamilton, who will be Om TV's CEO, has an extensive background in entertainment programming having exec produced BBC One’s hugely popular Strictly Come…
The European Commission announced Wednesday it would be seeking to impose a quota for on-demand and streaming video services such as Netflix and Amazon Prime of at least 20% European content across its film and TV catalogues. The Commission is also pushing to allow individual EU member states to force on-demand and streaming services to invest in European film and TV series.
A federal investigation has revealed more details about what went wrong when a fire-breather accidentally set himself ablaze during a South Florida high school pep rally.
Local news outlets cite a report from the Occupational Safety and Health Administration as saying Ricky Charles used the wrong type of accelerant, causing the March 17 accident at Atlantic High School in Delray Beach.
Deputies say a Texas man was killed in a weekend hang gliding accident in central Florida.
News outlets report the victim of Saturday’s accident was 56-year-old Jeffrey Lawrence Bohl, of Tomball, Texas.
The Daily Commercial reports (http://bit.ly/1TVFwkL) that Bohl died during the 2016 Quest Air Open National Championships held at Sheets Airport in Groveland.