Brooke Hayward
Actress, writer
Brooke Hayward
Brooke Hayward is an American actress and writer.
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Brooke Hayward's personal information overview.
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Actress Deborah Raffin Dies At Age 59
Huffington Post - over 4 years
LOS ANGELES — Deborah Raffin, an actress who ran a successful audiobook company with the help of her celebrity friends, has died. She was 59. Raffin died Wednesday of leukemia at the Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center, her brother, William, told the Los Angeles Times ( ). She was diagnosed with the blood cancer about a year ago. http://lat.ms/R0q9NM Raffin, the daughter of 20th Century Fox contract player Trudy Marshall, had roles in movies such as "Forty Carats" and "Once Is Not Enough." She also starred in television miniseries, most notably playing actress Brooke Hayward in "Haywire" and a businesswoman in "Noble House," based on the James Clavell saga set in Hong Kong. She and her then-husband, music producer Michael Viner, launched Dove Books-on-Tape in the mid-1980s, which blossomed into a multimillion-dollar business. The company's first best-seller was Stephen Hawking's opus on the cosmos entitled "A Brief History of Time." Raffin's job was getting ce ...
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Jennifer Rivera: The Gotham Chamber Opera: When Small is the Next Big Thing
Huffington Post - over 4 years
Sometimes keeping things small can really pay off. I first became acquainted with the Gotham Chamber Opera just over 10 years ago when my best friend Georgia was hired to sing a role in their inaugural production; Mozart's Il Sogno di Scipione, directed by Christopher Alden. At the time, all I knew about the proceedings was that my friend was participating in something that seemed to have quite a bit more downtown cool than the other opera experiences I'd had up to that point. I knew she got to wear a fabulous lime-green dress and strip down to her underpants while she sang some fiendish Mozart coloratura. It was performed in a small jewel box theater on the Lower East Side, and there was something relentlessly stylish and chic about the whole endeavor, mixed together with really excellent young singers, performing a rarely heard Mozart opera. Then, I watched in wonder, over the next 10 years, as founder and artistic director Neal Goren built a company that never lost ...
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EXCERPT; Excerpt - Rebels in Paradise - By Hunter Drohojowska-Philp
NYTimes - over 5 years
Chapter One 1963: Andy and Marcel The seven-foot Elvis in the Ferus Gallery window was startling, even by Los Angeles standards. In the gallery's back room, paintings of Elizabeth Taylor, with her outsized red lips and slashes of bright blue eye shadow, greeted visitors. Andy Warhol was fixated on celebrities and it wouldn't be long before he would
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Her Life Since Then: Different Views of It - New York Times
Google News - over 5 years
Many biographies and memoirs touch upon this incident (among them Peter Fonda's “Don't Tell Dad,” Brooke Hayward's “Haywire” and Henry Fonda's “Fonda: My Life,” and of course Ms. Fonda's own “My Life So Far”). There would seem to be little that Ms
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The She Decade - Vanity Fair
Google News - over 5 years
She also introduced him to Brooke Hayward, her childhood friend, whose mother, the actress Margaret Sullavan, had been briefly married to Henry Fonda and who, like Jane's mother, had committed suicide. Brooke was now married to Dennis Hopper
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Klemm Lists New Preston House of Peter Duchin and Brooke Hayward Duchin - Litchfield County Times
Google News - over 5 years
WASHINGTON—Klemm Real Estate has just listed the New Preston property of the bandleader Peter Duchin, son of Eddy Duchin, and Brooke Hayward Duchin, daughter of Broadway producer Leland Hayward and actress Margaret Sullavan and author of the best
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Dennis Hopper : de choquantes révélations sur sa veuve - Pure People
Google News - over 5 years
Un an après sa mort, la bataille juridique entre sa fille aînée - Marin Hopper, 49 ans, née de son mariage avec Brooke Hayward - et sa dernière épouse, la controversée Victoria Duffy fait rage. En janvier 2010, l'acteur très affaibli demandait le
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Caradoc King's top 10 childhood memoirs - The Guardian
Google News - over 5 years
Brooke Hayward's moving and understated memoir of her adoring but ill-matched parents – the brilliant and charismatic agent and producer Leland Heyward and the intensely private actress Margaret Sullivan, who hated Hollywood – captures the tinseltown
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CALENDAR; WESTCHESTER
NYTimes - almost 6 years
A guide to cultural and recreational goings-on in and around the Hudson Valley. Items for the guide should be sent at least three weeks in advance to westweek@nytimes.com, or by mail to Westchester Calendar, Metropolitan, 620 Eighth Avenue, New York, N.Y. 10018-1405. Comedy MAMARONECK Emelin Theater Bobcat Goldthwait. May 21 at 8 p.m. $40. Emelin
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Events in Westchester - New York Times
Google News - almost 6 years
PLEASANTVILLE Jacob Burns Film Center “An Evening with Brooke Hayward and Buck Henry,” featuring a screening of “The Shop Around the Corner.” May 16 at 7:30 pm $20 and $30. “Peter Bart with Harold and Maude,” screening of the film directed by Hal Ashby
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Library Luminaries Coming Up - Litchfield County Times
Google News - almost 6 years
Autobiographer and woman of the world Brooke Hayward, hosted by Susan McCone and Robert Wessely. • Gardening author, philosopher, and former Martha Stewart Living editorial director Margaret Roach, hosted by Sue and Nick Vasileff
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El actor-director Dennis Hopper documentó como fotógrafo la década de los sesenta - 20minutos.es
Google News - almost 6 years
Fue una pasión algo tardía (la cámara se la había regalado en 1960, cuando cumplió 24 años, la primera de sus cinco esposas, Brooke Hayward), pero la ejerció del único modo en que sabía enfrentarse a todo lo que le importase: con un arrebato cercano a
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The SIGnboard - Harvard Magazine
Google News - almost 6 years
The New York City chapter sponsors a conversation with Brooke Hayward, author of the classic Hollywood memoir, Haywire, on May 4, and a performance by lyric tenor Ray Hornblower '70 on June 2. Harvardwood's annual reunion event is back!
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INSIDE ART; Cartoons Are Invading the Upper East Side
NYTimes - over 6 years
The cutesy yet devilish cartoon characters created by the Japanese neo-Pop artist Yoshitomo Nara will soon be familiar sights on the Upper East Side landscape. On Aug. 29 a pair of whimsical, 12-foot-high fiberglass dogs will stand guard like 21st-century Komainu, those mythical lionlike statues commonly placed at the entrance to Japanese shrines
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Dennis Hopper, Prolific Hollywood Rebel, Dies at 74
NYTimes - over 6 years
Dennis Hopper, who was part of a new generation of Hollywood rebels in portrayals of drug-addled misfits in the landmark films ''Easy Rider,''''Apocalypse Now'' and ''Blue Velvet'' and then went on to great success as a prolific character actor, died on Saturday at his home in Venice, Calif. He was 74. The cause was complications from metastasized
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Madman, Perhaps; Survivor, Definitely
NYTimes - almost 7 years
DENNIS HOPPER -- actor, filmmaker, photographer, art collector, world-class burnout, first-rate survivor -- never blew it. Unlike the villains and freaks he has played over the decades -- the psycho with the mommy complex in ''Blue Velvet,'' the mad bomber with the grudge in ''Speed'' -- he has made it through the good, the bad and some
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His Music Still Makes Society Whirl
NYTimes - about 7 years
THERE are certain people for whom a party doesn't rate if the Peter Duchin Orchestra isn't playing. Over the years Mr. Duchin, as both pianist and bandleader, has provided the musical entertainment at an estimated 6,000 celebrations. The list itself could function as a potted history of late-era American society, as it includes everything from
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EVENING HOURS; From Causes to Cars
NYTimes - almost 8 years
April 6: Symphony Space, a performing arts center on the Upper West Side, held a benefit dinner at the Edison Ballroom for 240 guests. 1. CARMEN DE LAVALLADE. 2. RONA NELSON. 3. From left, OLIVIA THACHER and WINNIE ROSE SCHEUER. 4. ISAIAH SHEFFER, artistic director, and CYNTHIA ELLIOTT, executive director. 5. From left, STOCKARD CHANNING, SONIA
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Timeline
Learn about memorable moments in the evolution of Brooke Hayward
    LATE_ADULTHOOD
  • 2008
    Age 70
    Hayward's brother Bill would also commit suicide by gunshot on March 9, 2008.
    More Details Hide Details Hayward attended Vassar College and studied acting with Lee Strasberg at the Actors Studio.
  • FIFTIES
  • 1993
    Age 55
    Her last screen appearance was in a small role in John Guare's 1993 film adaptation of Six Degrees of Separation, with Stockard Channing, Donald Sutherland, and Will Smith.
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  • FORTIES
  • 1981
    Age 43
    In 1981, Hayward began living with Peter Duchin. They were married in 1985 and separated in 2008. They divorced in 2011.
    More Details Hide Details She divides her time between her loft in Manhattan and her country house in Litchfield County, Connecticut.
  • THIRTIES
  • 1977
    Age 39
    In 1977, Hayward wrote Haywire, a childhood memoir that expounded on her family, the mental breakdowns of her mother and sister, and her own personal demons.
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  • TWENTIES
  • 1964
    Age 26
    She made a memorable performance in the Twilight Zone episode "The Masks" in March 1964.
    More Details Hide Details Also, she played a seaship captain's daughter in one Bonanza episode. Over the next 30 years, Hayward appeared in a handful of screen roles.
  • 1961
    Age 23
    In May 1961, Hayward made her Broadway debut in the stage production of Mandingo opposite her future husband Dennis Hopper.
    More Details Hide Details She made her film debut that same year in Burt Balaban's Mad Dog Coll.
  • 1960
    Age 22
    Nine months later, on October 17, 1960, Hayward's younger sister Bridget was found dead of a drug overdose in her New York City apartment.
    More Details Hide Details Bridget left what was described as an "incoherent note", the contents of which were never made public. Her death was ruled a suicide.
  • TEENAGE
  • 1956
    Age 18
    Hayward was married to Michael M. Thomas from July 1956 until their July 1960 divorce; they had two sons. Hayward met actor Dennis Hopper while studying at the Actors Studio. They were married in August 1961. They had a daughter, Marin Brooke Hopper, in June 1962 and divorced in 1969.
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  • 1950
    Age 12
    Her mother married importer and producer Kenneth Wagg in 1950.
    More Details Hide Details Margaret Sullavan died of an accidental drug overdose on January 1, 1960.
  • CHILDHOOD
  • 1948
    Age 10
    Hayward's parents divorced in April 1948.
    More Details Hide Details The following year, Hayward's father married Nancy "Slim" Hawks (later known as Slim Keith). After his divorce from Slim Hawks, Leland Hayward married Pamela Harriman.
  • 1937
    Born
    Born on July 5, 1937.
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