Gary Merrill
Actor
Gary Merrill
Gary Fred Merrill was an American film and television character actor whose credits included more than fifty feature films, a half-dozen mostly short-lived TV series, and dozens of television guest appearances.
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Mustangs shut out Northern Durham - Cary News
Google News - over 5 years
The game marked the return of Gary Merrill to the Northern sidelines for the first time since 2003. Merrill led the Knights to nine conference championships in his first run at the school. It also was the first time Middle Creek senior Rashawn King
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Mad Dog and Merrill debut new grill products - Appleton Post Crescent
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It's what Gary Merrill amusingly calls “our 401K plan” in the hope that products can become a big part of their brand. The two recently visited The Post-Crescent in their signature custom-made Hawaiian shirts to grill brat bombers and jalapeno poppers
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County works together in training drill - Algona Upper Des Moines
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“Burt and Bancroft did an excellent job, designating what services were needed and setting up the different areas needed, including triage and a landing area for the helicopter,” said Gary Merrill, director, Algona EMS. “I was very impressed with how
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Teams ready for prep football - Chapel Hill News
Google News - over 5 years
Poulnott left Northern shortly after the re-appointment in April of Gary Merrill as head coach of the Knights. Merrill has been working hard re-instill some of the once-fearsome Knights' old swagger, and he make Northern a wildcard in the PAC-6
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Hillside faces PAC-6 challenge - News & Observer
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Gary Merrill, who guided Northern Durham to nine titles in a 10-year tenure, has returned to run the Knights' program. That should heighten the rivalry between the Durham schools that have owned the league titles since the conference was formed
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Wide assortment of Bette Davis films fill day 3 of TCM's Summer Under The Stars - Examiner.com
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... letters and effects from the star's own archives, thanks to the participation of Davis' son, Michael Merrill, who speaks candidly about his mother's relationship with father, Gary Merrill, to whom Davis was married from 1950 to 1960
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Breaking news: Rescue trailer deploys on maiden voyage - Algona Upper Des Moines
Google News - over 5 years
“We had multiple calls back to back at the park for patients,” said Gary Merrill, director of the Algona EMS ambulance service. “It is situations like this that the trailer was designed for.” After two Algona ambulances were paged out within 15 minutes
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Bells Are Ringing - Wall Street Journal
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Thus the nice shot of Bette Davis (below left) marrying her sailor on leave, William Grant Sherry, in 1945 is followed by shots of her marrying Gary Merrill in 1950. They'd met on the set of 'All About Eve,' which featured Marilyn Monroe making a
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Regional Leaders Asking Questions on Climate Change - SantaCruz.com
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Lane sat down for the 2011 Climate Action Summit on Friday to discuss the region's Climate Action Compact along with County Treasurer Fred Keeley, County Supervisor Mark Stone, Gary Merrill of Santa Cruz County Business Counsel and Tim Flanagan from
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Monterey Bay climate change summit fights global warming - Santa Cruz Sentinel
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Gary Merrill, executive director of the Business Council, acknowledged there has been polarization between environmental interests and the business community. Though Santa Cruz has a tradition of environmental protection and policies that look out for
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Les hommes-grenouilles - TéléObs.com
Google News - almost 6 years
Film de guerre de moyenne ambition, mais aux scènes sous-marines assez réussies, et qui dispose avec Richard Widmark, Dana Andrews et Gary Merrill d'un efficace trio d'acteurs. - Pascal Mérigeau
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Innovation a key for local business leaders: From ag to tech and health ... - San Jose Mercury News
Google News - almost 6 years
About 70 people attended Friday's breakfast dialogue at Chaminade moderated by Gary Merrill of the Santa Cruz County Business Council. "When there's a troubled economy, it's a good time to invest," said Peggy Dolgenos, co-founder of Cruzio
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Get heart smart for EMS week - Algona Upper Des Moines
Google News - almost 6 years
“We would like to remedy that,” said Gary Merrill, director of Algona Emergency Medical Services. Emergency Services Week is May 15 – 21, and to thank the community for its support throughout the year, Algona Emergency Medical Services will provide
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Classic Film Society begins season May 14; seeks old home movies - Quad-Cities Online
Google News - almost 6 years
Jeanne Crain, Pvt. Lon McCallister, Jane Ball, Sgt. Edmond O'Brien, Cpl. Don Taylor, Judy Holliday, Cpl. Lee J. Cobb, Cpl. Red Buttons, Cpl. Barry Nelson, Cpl. Gary Merrill, Sgt George Reeves. Few films take us into the minds of draftees and their
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"Zapnijcie pasy, to będzie turbulentna noc" - Plejada.pl
Google News - almost 6 years
Gary Merrill - przeciętny, nieznany aktorzyna, który został obsadzony w roli Billa Sampsona (zakochanego w Margo Channing) - w trakcie realizacji filmu zakochał się w Davis i to się źle skończyło. Ich burzliwy romans wybuchł pierwszego ich wspólnego
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Bob Keyes: Cape's leading lights inspire new music - Press Herald
Google News - almost 6 years
He was well aware that Davis and husband Gary Merrill lived near Fort Williams in the 1950s. "Those two things came together for me, and I thought, 'Well, this is interesting,'" Lizotte said. "But I needed one more person. Some time later I learned
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Drug drop collects 250 lbs. - Algona Upper Des Moines
Google News - almost 6 years
“We've seen medications that would have a very sedative effect, to medications that could cause a decreased respiratory drive to tri-cyclic anti depressants, which are very dangerous when mixed with other things,” said Gary Merrill, Algona EMS director
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BWW TV: Celebrating Opening Night of BORN YESTERDAY - Broadway World
Google News - almost 6 years
Born Yesterday had its New York premiere on February 4, 1946 at Broadway's Lyceum Theatre, starring Paul Douglas, Judy Holliday, and Gary Merrill, and produced by Max Gordon. It became an instant hit, ran for 1642 performances (moving to the Henry
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Timeline
Learn about memorable moments in the evolution of Gary Merrill
    LATE_ADULTHOOD
  • 1990
    Age 74
    Merrill survived his second wife, Bette Davis, by only five months, dying of lung cancer in Falmouth, Maine on March 5, 1990.
    More Details Hide Details He is buried there in the Pine Grove Cemetery. He was survived by a son, Michael; a daughter, Margot; a brother, Jerry; and two grandchildren. Merrill's television work spanned from 1953-1980. Most of his appearances were in guest-star roles in episodic and anthology series. Among the programs in which Merrill appeared are: The 20th Century-Fox Hour, Wagon Train, Studio 57, Studio One, Playhouse 90, Alcoa Theatre, Rawhide, Laramie, Sam Benedict, Alfred Hitchcock Presents (the episode "Man With A Problem" original air date 1957), Zane Grey Theater, The Twilight Zone (episode "Still Valley"), General Electric Theater, Ben Casey, Combat! The Outer Limits, Bob Hope Presents the Chrysler Theatre, Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea, The Time Tunnel, Marcus Welby, M.D., Medical Center, Kung Fu, Cannon and Movin' On.
  • 1980
    Age 64
    Aside from an occasional role as narrator, Merrill had essentially retired from the entertainment business after 1980.
    More Details Hide Details Shortly before his death, he authored the autobiography Bette, Rita and the Rest of My Life (1989).
  • FORTIES
  • 1965
    Age 49
    Merrill also took part in the Selma to Montgomery marches in 1965 to promote Black voter registration.
    More Details Hide Details In response to U.S. President Lyndon B. Johnson's Vietnam War policy, he unsuccessfully sought nomination to the Maine legislature as an anti-war, pro-environmentalist Democratic primary candidate.
  • 1960
    Age 44
    He and Davis adopted two more children, Margo and Michael, but they had a bitter divorce in 1960.
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  • 1958
    Age 42
    Often politically active, he campaigned in 1958 to elect the Democrat, Edmund Sixtus Muskie, as governor of Maine.
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    In 1958, Merrill guest starred with June Lockhart in the roles of Joshua and Emily Newton in the episode "Medicine Man" of NBC's western series, Cimarron City.
    More Details Hide Details Merrill had recurring roles in Then Came Bronson with Michael Parks and Young Doctor Kildare, both of which lasted less than a season. In 1964, he starred as city editor Lou Sheldon, in the short-lived CBS drama about the fictitious New York Globe, The Reporter, with Harry Guardino in the title role as journalist Danny Taylor. In 1967, he starred in the Elvis Presley film, Clambake, with co-star James Gregory.
  • THIRTIES
  • 1954
    Age 38
    He appeared from 1954-1956 as Jason Tyler on the NBC crime drama Justice, about lawyers of the Legal Aid Society of New York.
    More Details Hide Details In that series, he was cast opposite Dane Clark and then William Prince in the role of Richard Adams.
  • TWENTIES
  • 1944
    Age 28
    Born in Hartford, Connecticut, he attended private Bowdoin College in Brunswick, Maine, and Trinity College and began acting in 1944, while still in the United States Army Air Forces, in Winged Victory.
    More Details Hide Details Before entering films, Merrill's deep cultured voice won him a recurring role as Batman in the Superman radio series. His film career began promisingly, with roles in films like Twelve O'Clock High (1949) and All About Eve (1950), but he rarely moved beyond supporting roles in his many Westerns, war movies, and medical dramas. His television career was extensive, if not consistent.
  • 1941
    Age 25
    Merrill's first marriage, to Barbara Leeds in 1941, ended in divorce in Mexico July 28, 1950.
    More Details Hide Details That same day, he married Bette Davis, his co-star from All About Eve, and adopted her daughter Barbara from a previous marriage.
  • CHILDHOOD
  • 1915
    Born
    Born on August 2, 1915.
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