Mark Curry
Mark Curry
Mark G. Curry is an American actor, comedian, and host. He is best known as the star of the ABC sitcom Hangin' with Mr. Cooper, and as one of the various hosts of the syndicated series It's Showtime at the Apollo.
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Southwest Passenger Allegedly Chokes Woman Over Reclined Seat
Huffington Post - over 1 year
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Southwest Passenger Allegedly Chokes Woman Over Reclined Seat
Huffington Post - over 1 year
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Watch: Mark Curry Discusses What Happened When He Woke Up to Commotion on a Plane
ABC News - over 1 year
Plane turned around because another passenger was allegedly causing a disturbance.
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Firehouse chefs invited to don their toques again
LATimes - over 3 years
The L.A. Times is hosting a reprise of last year's successful Firehouse Cook-off. When Los Angeles Fire Department Capt. Mark Curry cooks dinner at Station 29 in Koreatown, the last thing anyone wants is a fire call just as their grub is served.
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Still 'Hangin'!
Huffington Post - almost 4 years
"Hangin' With Mr. Cooper" may be a distant, yet fond memory for many fans of ABC's T.G.I.F. lineup, but the series' former stars Holly Robinson Peete and Mark Curry are still ... well, hangin'. While filling in for Billy Bush as a guest host on Access Hollywood Live this week, Peete said she and Curry see each other all the time because their kids are in the same class. "When you do a TV series with someone for five or six years, you either never want to see that person again or they're a permanent member of your family," Peete said. "The irony is that Mark's daughter and my son are in the same class so I hang with Mr. Cooper every day." "Hangin' With Mr. Cooper" aired from 1992 to 1997 and centered on single high-school teacher and coach Mr. Cooper (Curry), a man who got through every situation life threw his way with humor, including living with two female roommates, one being Peete. Are you surprised Peete and Curry still hang out?
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Two Dead, Many Sick After Virus Outbreak at Yosemite
Benicia Patch - over 4 years
Yosemite National Park has issued a health alert for some visitors who stayed in the park from mid-June through the end of August. An outbreak of hantavirus, spread mainly by the urine and feces of infected deer mice, has killed at least two people and possibly sickened an unknown number of other campers. Those who possibly could be affected by the outbreak stayed in "Signature Tent Cabins" in Yosemite National Park's Curry Village during that time period. The park is contacting 1,700 past visitors who may have been exposed to the disease. Officials anyone who may have been exposed, you should see their doctor immediately. Deadly illness According to the  U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention , the hantavirus illness is deadly in 38 percent of patients. People infected with hantavirus typically show symptoms one to five weeks after exposure. Early symptoms often include: fatigue fever muscle aches headaches dizziness chills abdominal p ...
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Health Crisis in Yosemite
Campbell Patch - over 4 years
Yosemite National Park has issued a health alert for some visitors who stayed in the park from mid-June through the end of August. An outbreak of hantavirus, spread mainly by the urine and feces of infected deer mice, has killed at least two people and sickened an unknown number of other campers. They all stayed in "Signature Tent Cabins" in Yosemite National Park's Curry Village. The park is contacting 1,700 past visitors who may have been exposed to the disease. If you think you may have been exposed, see your doctor immediately. Deadly illness According to the  U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention , the illness is deadly in 38 percent of patients. People infected with hantavirus show symptoms one to five weeks after exposure. Early symptoms fatigue fever muscle aches headaches dizziness chills abdominal problems (nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, and abdominal pain) Late symptoms coughing  shortness of breath (lungs fill with fluid ...
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Southland firehouse chefs invited to cook-off
LATimes - over 4 years
The best fire station cooks in Southern California are invited to show off their skills and test their mettle against Capts. Craig Nielsen and Mark Curry of the L.A. Fire Department. Care to test your knowledge of the L.A. food scene?
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CCHS Chamber Choir Plays the Big Apple
Clarke Daily News - over 4 years
By: Wendy Gooditis The Chamber Choir of Clarke County High School returned Sunday from their long-anticipated trip to New York City, where they were faithfully shepherded by their beloved director Dr. Ryan Keebaugh, a number of competent chaperones, band director Mark Curry, a serene and knowledgeable tour guide, and a prompt bus-driver, along with some parents [...]
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NOHO Interior & Design Opens Its Doors on Lankershim
North Hollywood- Toulca Lake Pat - almost 5 years
The following is a press release from NOHO Interior & Design, which has just opened. Make sure to drop by and welcome them (back) to the neighborhood: Coming in spring 2012, NOHO Interior & Design a contemporary furniture store has just opened their new location in North Hollywood’s NOHO Art District on Lankershim Blvd. The store will feature contemporary furniture and accessories from All Over the World for the home, office, business and movie sets and will be showcasing their style in art that is part of the NOHO Art District scene and culture. The founder of the company Ray Newton owned and operated OMNI DESIGNS FURNITURE in NOHO from 2004 to 2007 also on Lankershim Blvd which was successful but too early for the growth that NOHO was experiencing.   But Newton has his finger on the pulse of NOHO and the contemporary furniture scene and has owned and operated furniture stores for the past 20 years in Orange County, Burbank, Beverly Hills and NOHO.  This new concep ...
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Sommore is part of the Royal Comedy Tour coming Nov. 5 to Kent at the ShoWare ... - PNW Local News
Google News - over 5 years
She was interviewed on CNN Headline News about her phenomenal artistic and financial success as a comedienne, and was profiled in Comedy Central's “Special Women in Comedy” program. The tour also features Bruce Bruce, Mark Curry and Tony Rock
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Brazilian Jiu Jitsu in Ireland (Part 2) - JOE
Google News - over 5 years
In Part 2 of our special feature on Brazilian Jiu Jitsu in Irish MMA, we catch up with up and coming fighter Mark Curry and renowned trainer Andy Ryan. By Fergus Ryan While Darragh O'Conaill, who I wrote about in Part 1 last week, has become a pure BJJ
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Timeline
Learn about memorable moments in the evolution of Mark Curry
    FIFTIES
  • 2015
    Age 53
    In October of 2015, Curry was on a San Francisco-bound flight from Los Angeles that required an emergency landing because of a physical dispute between two passengers over a reclining seat.
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  • 2014
    Age 52
    In Spring of 2014, Bounce TV launched the sitcom "One Love," starring Curry and Sheryl Lee Ralph.
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    In 2014, Curry joined "Sommore's Standing Ovation Comedy Tour" along with Bill Bellamy, Tommy Davidson, and others.
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  • 2012
    Age 50
    Later in 2012, Curry joined Nick At Nite's first-ever original live-action family comedy series, See Dad Run as Scott Baio's friend Marcus.
    More Details Hide Details As of January 2014, the live action comedy series is currently taping its third season at Paramount Studios.
    In 2012, Curry joined Sommore, Earthquake, Bruce Bruce and Tony Rock on the "Royal Comedy Tour."
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  • FORTIES
  • 2009
    Age 47
    In 2009–2011, Curry hosted Jamie Foxx's "FoxxHole Live" every Monday in the Conga Room in Los Angeles, which was heard on Satellite Radio sirus 106/XM 149.
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  • 2007
    Age 45
    According to an Associated Press interview posted on CNN.com on February 17, 2007, Curry considered suicide after waking from a three-day, medically induced coma, but decided against it with the help of friends and fellow comedians, such as Sinbad and Bill Cosby.
    More Details Hide Details He went on The Montel Williams Show to discuss this issue.
  • 2004
    Age 42
    In 2004, he appeared on Celebrity Mole Yucatan.
    More Details Hide Details He came in second place to Dennis Rodman. In 2005, had guest starring roles in Less Than Perfect and Fat Actress. On November 30, 2008, Mark performed a stand-up comedy routine on The Comedy Festival Laffapalooza Special, hosted by Tracy Morgan.
  • 2003
    Age 41
    Curry was the host of the PAX-TV show Animal Tails and BET's "Coming to the Stage" in 2003.
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  • THIRTIES
  • 2000
    Age 38
    Also, in 2000, Curry starred in A Man Is Mostly Water.
    More Details Hide Details In 2001 had a minor role in the Disney Channel Original Movie Motocrossed. Later in the year, Curry played one of the leads in another Disney Channel Original Movie, The Poof Point.
    In 2000, Curry also had a recurring role on The Drew Carey Show as Drew's boss at Winfred-Louder.
    More Details Hide Details He appeared in six episodes. In an April Fools' episode of The Drew Carey Show, Drew refers to Mr. Soulard as Mr. Cooper, the joke being that Curry played both roles He was the host of Comedy Central's Don't Forget Your Toothbrush in 2000 and had minor roles in For Your Love, which starred Hangin' with Mr. Cooper co-star, Holly Robinson Peete).
  • 1994
    Age 32
    Curry appeared in two episodes of The Jamie Foxx Show as eccentric driving instructor Sergeant Easy. In addition, he also had guest starring roles on television series Living Single in 1994 and Martin in 1997, and minor roles in the films Switchback and Armageddon in 1998.
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  • 1992
    Age 30
    In 1992, Curry's first major role was on television series Hangin' with Mr. Cooper, where he played the lead role of Mark Cooper, an NBA player-turned-substitute teacher/gym coach.
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  • TWENTIES
  • 1991
    Age 29
    Mark Curry's first role was in the film Talkin' Dirty After Dark, alongside Martin Lawrence in 1991.
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  • CHILDHOOD
  • 1961
    Born
    Born on June 1, 1961.
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