Gardner McKay
American actor and artist
Gardner McKay
George Cadogan Gardner McKay was an American actor, artist, and author.
Biography
Gardner McKay's personal information overview.
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News
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Quotable Traveler
San Francisco Chronicle - almost 5 years
"I came to realize that I traveled best when I traveled no faster than a dog could trot." - Gardner McKay (1932-2001), American actor and author, from "Journey without a Map" (2009)
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Hollywood’s French Mae West wasn’t even French: a brief biography of Fifi D’Orsay
LGBT Weekly- San Diego - almost 5 years
Fifi D'Orsay Fifi D’Orsay was a Canadian-born French film star. She was called the French Bombshell, yet never visited Paris. For that matter, D’Orsay never left North America. Still, her accent was thicker than any French immigrant to arrive on these shores. In fact, she used her charm and accent to propel herself into a stage and film career that lasted decades, from 1929 to 1973. D’Orsay was born Marie-Rose Angelina Yvonne Lussier in Montreal on April 16, 1904, one of 12 children of a postal clerk. Soon after being raised to adulthood as convent-educated girl, she became a typist in Montreal. But the young woman who would become the dazzling Fifi D’orsay soon tired of that life. She wanted to be an actress. It wasn’t long before the stars aligned and she met famed singer, Helen Morgan in her native city. Meeting Morgan inspired her to move to New York. She was 20. Upon arriving in New York, Lussier looked Morgan up. The singer took you ...
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Quelques polars pour la rentrée - Cyberpresse
Google News - over 5 years
Toyer (Le Cherche Midi) est le premier thriller de Gardner McKay. La neurologue Maude Garance est responsable de neuf victimes d'un monstre très particulier qui abandonne ses victimes en état de mort cérébrale. Tueurs en exil (Calmann Lévy) de Chuck
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A Traveler's Library Catches Up With Author Mara Purl About Cambria ... - CisionWire (press release)
Google News - over 5 years
I was in LA working as a freelance writer but mostly focusing on the acting chapter of my career, I fell in love with the play “Sea Marks” by Gardner McKay. It's…about a woman from Wales and man from Ireland…I began to look for a way to produce or
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AVENTURES DANS LES ÎLES - Toutelatele.com
Google News - over 5 years
Avant de devenir le Captain Adam Troy (Armand en français), Gardner McKay avait été le Lieutenant Kelly dans la série de western Boots and Saddles. En France, l'apollon a ravi le cœur de toutes les demoiselles, mêlant le charme d'Alain Delon à la
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11 & 12 July - Caribbean Hurricane Network
Google News - over 5 years
Adventures in Paridise with Gardner McKay as Adam Troy..... the darn thing hit me in the chest after jumping more than 5 feet high and passing from the aft to me setting against the cabin a good 10 feet from the aft At least this one did not hit me
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Interviews: Hollywood Legends Ernest Borgnine, Bruce Dern - HollywoodChicago.com
Google News - over 5 years
When I came up, it was Clint, Redford, Burt Reynolds, Richard Beymer, Warren Beatty and Gardner McKay. They were more natural leading men. Jack, Harry and I weren't like that. So because of the Westerns on TV, we had an opportunity to show ourselves,
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CALENDAR
NYTimes - almost 8 years
COMEDY ENGLEWOOD Bergen Performing Arts Center Margaret Cho, Stand- up. Friday at 8 p.m. $29 to $79. Lewis Black, stand-up. March 12 at 8 p.m. $29 to $125. Bergen Performing Arts Center, 30 North Van Brunt Street. (201) 227-1030; bergenpac.org. NEW BRUNSWICK State Theater Jackie Mason, stand-up. March 15 at 3 p.m. $28 to $78. State Theater, 15
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CALENDAR; Events in New Jersey
NYTimes - almost 8 years
COMEDY ENGLEWOOD Bergen Performing Arts Center Sinbad. Friday at 8 p.m. $29 to $79Margaret Cho. March 6 at 8 p.m. $29 to $79. Bergen Performing Arts Center, 30 North Van Brunt Street. (201) 227-1030; bergenpac.org. RED BANK Count Basie Theater ''The Best of Second City,'' interactive show. March 6 at 8 p.m. $25. Count Basie Theater, 99 Monmouth
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In Luxurious Detail
NYTimes - over 9 years
WAY back in 1999, the last time Tony Duquette, the brilliant and eccentric California designer of interiors, stage sets and jewelry, was rediscovered, Amy Spindler, the style editor of The New York Times Magazine, made an observation in these pages that still rings true. ''When a Banana Republic catalog starts to look like the trendy, vacuous pages
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Where the Boys Were
NYTimes - over 10 years
SLEEPING WITH BAD BOYS A Juicy Tell-All of Literary New York in the Fifties and Sixties. By Alice Denham. Illustrated. 304 pp. Book Republic Press/ Cardoza Publishing. Paper, $14.95. Ah, for the days when the Big White Guy Writers roamed the streets of Manhattan, swooping down on comely maidens in the Cedar Tavern and carrying them off to their
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HOLIDAY MOVIES; No Longer a Bad Boy, but Still His Own Man
NYTimes - over 14 years
AFTER more than 30 years of basking in praise (most notably from the critic Pauline Kael) and bristling at pans (including personal attacks branding him a cynic, a misanthrope and a misogynist, among other things), Brian De Palma seems to have acquired a suit of armor beneath his signature safari jacket. Reflecting in a recent telephone interview
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Gardner McKay, 69, TV Heartthrob Who Turned to Writing
NYTimes - about 15 years
Gardner McKay, who became famous as the star of the 1960's television series ''Adventures in Paradise'' but abandoned the spotlight to move to the Amazon jungle, died at his home in Honolulu on Wednesday. He was 69 and had been fighting prostate cancer while trying to finish his memoirs. In later life, Mr. McKay became a successful playwright and
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Style; Malibu Xanadu
NYTimes - almost 18 years
Not long ago, a French television crew came to Los Angeles to do a segment on contemporary local designers and architects. They found a bunch of of midcentury modern types, who practiced a stark minimalism, and they found Tony Duquette, who practiced whatever it is that's on the opposite pole of the planet from that. Or, as Duquette put it when
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Timeline
Learn about memorable moments in the evolution of Gardner McKay
    LATE_ADULTHOOD
  • 2001
    Age 68
    McKay settled in Hawaii, where he died from prostate cancer in 2001, at the age of sixty-nine.
    More Details Hide Details He was survived by his wife, Madeleine Madigan, a painter, and two children.
  • CHILDHOOD
  • 1932
    Born
    Born in 1932.
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