“Forgotten Hollywood”- Names in the News…

Posted on July 31, 2011 by raideoman1 | No Comments

Manny P. here…

   A couple of acting legends are in the news today.101px-Katharine_Hepburn_in_The_Philadelphia_Story_trailer

* Katharine Hepburn’s longtime home in Connecticut is officially on the market. Overlooking the lovely Long Island Sound, her private estate (over three lots) is available for only $28 million or $18 million separately. The four-time Oscar winner spent her later years in retirement at this gated location until her death in 2003.

   Seven years ago, this property sold for $7 million. The living area was recently remodeled to its current condition of 15 rooms and 7 1/2 baths.

sissy_spacek01-150x150* Sissy Spacek will receive a Star on Hollywood’s Walk of Fame on Monday. Winner of an Academy Award for her perfromance in Coal Miner’s Daughter in 1981, the five time nominee will receive her Star in front of the El Capitan Theatre on Hollywood Blvd. The ceremony will come nine days before the release of Spacek’s latest film The Help.

   Speaking on her behalf will be actor Bill Paxton and director David Lynch (among others). The event will take place at 11:30am. This will officially be the2443 Star presented.

Until next time>                               “never forget”

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