Phyllis Kirk
Actress
Phyllis Kirk
Phyllis Kirk was an American actress.
Biography
Phyllis Kirk's personal information overview.
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News
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Howard Keel Movie Schedule: KISMET, LOVELY TO LOOK AT, FLOODS OF FEAR - Alt Film Guide (blog)
Google News - over 5 years
Cast: Jane Wyman, Van Johnson, Howard Keel, Barry Sullivan, Phyllis Kirk. BW-90 mins. 9:45 PM SEVEN BRIDES FOR SEVEN BROTHERS (1954) When their older brother marries, six lumberjacks decide it's time to go courting for themselves. Dir: Stanley Donen
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Exploring The Twilight Zone #36: A World Of His Own - Film School Rejects
Google News - over 5 years
West is spending time in his study with Mary (Mary LaRoche) when his wife, Victoria (Phyllis Kirk), appears at the window and sees the two of them together. She storms in only to find that Mary has disappeared and her husband is playing coy
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Privés de télé ! – 3 - Libération
Google News - over 5 years
La série The Thin Man qui met en scène le couple Nick et Nora Charles (Peter Lawford et Phyllis Kirk) est l'adaptation du roman éponyme de Dashiell Hammett (et de la série de films qui suivirent) et le Reagan de la série The Tracer (James Chandler) ne
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Rob Marshall Promises a "Thin Man" in All Its 30s 'Glory - NBC Miami (blog)
Google News - almost 6 years
... married sophisticates who dabbling in crime-solving between drinks and tending to their pampered schnauzer Asta – were a sensation in their day, and inspired a two-season TV series in the late 50s starring Peter Lawford and Phyllis Kirk
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Corrections
NYTimes - over 6 years
A picture caption on Friday with an article about 3-D movies from the 1950s that are being shown at Film Forum, in the South Village, misidentified the actress shown in a scene from ''House of Wax'' (1953). She is Phyllis Kirk -- not Carolyn Jones, who also appears in the film.
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It Leaps (Gasp!) Off the Screen
NYTimes - over 6 years
DOES 3-D represent the future of the movies? After a few months of ambiguous box-office results for stereoscopic movies, that's a question Hollywood executives would love answered in the affirmative, because of the higher ticket prices they can charge. We won't really know the answer for a year or so, when audiences respond -- or fail to respond --
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LEW SPENCE | B. 1920; a Tune For his Times
NYTimes - about 8 years
In the fall of 1959, a dashing Los Angeles writer of tunes named Lew Spence got a call from Frank Sinatra's people. In between concerts on the Vegas Strip, the most popular jazz singer in America had finished a new album of classic, lightly swinging love songs, ''The Nearness of You,'' named for a Hoagy Carmichael standard. But now Sinatra, in
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Phyllis Kirk, 79, Who Starred In 'House of Wax' and 'Thin Man'
NYTimes - over 10 years
Phyllis Kirk, who played the raven-haired beauty stalked by Vincent Price in the 1953 horror film ''House of Wax,'' died on Thursday at the Motion Picture and Television Hospital in Los Angeles. She was 79. The cause was a post cerebral aneurysm, said her publicist, Dale Olson. Phyllis Kirkegaard was born in Plainfield, N.J., but moved to New York
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After the Preaching, the Lure of the Taboo
NYTimes - over 19 years
TOWARD THE END OF THIS SUMMER'S hit film comedy ''My Best Friend's Wedding,'' Julia Roberts is hunched on the floor of a hotel hallway, her back propped against the door. The man she wants to marry is in the room getting news of her betrayals. We see her extract -- from her bra, it appears -- a pack of Marlboros. Hesitantly, shakily, she lights a
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Warren V. Bush, 65, a Television Producer
NYTimes - almost 26 years
Warren V. Bush, an independent television producer and writer, died on April 16 at the U.C.L.A. Medical Center in Los Angeles. He was 65 years old and lived in Los Angeles. He died of cardiac arrest, his wife, Phyllis Kirk Bush, said. Mr. Bush was in the Army Air Forces in World War II and later graduated from Hobart College. He spent eight years
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Timeline
Learn about memorable moments in the evolution of Phyllis Kirk
    LATE_ADULTHOOD
  • 2006
    Age 78
    Died on October 19, 2006.
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  • 1992
    Age 64
    She worked as a publicist for CBS News, and retired in 1992. Kirk was married to television producer and screenwriter Warren Bush until his death in 1992. A Democrat, she attended the 1960 Democratic National Convention in Los Angeles, California. On October 19, 2006, Kirk died of a cerebral aneurysm at age 79 in Woodland Hills, California.
    More Details Hide Details She was buried with her husband Warren Bush in the Arlington National Cemetery in Virginia.
  • FORTIES
  • 1970
    Age 42
    She granted interviews and wrote for the American Civil Liberties Union newspaper. Kirk made her last onscreen appearance in a 1970 episode of The F.B.I. before leaving show business altogether to enter public relations.
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  • THIRTIES
  • 1965
    Age 37
    After the Watts Riots in 1965, she funded preschool programs for underprivileged families in South Los Angeles.
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  • 1960
    Age 32
    She vocally opposed death row inmate Caryl Chessman's death sentence and visited Chessman in prison until his execution in 1960.
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  • TWENTIES
  • 1957
    Age 29
    She also appeared with Jerry Lewis in his 1957 film The Sad Sack and the 1956 film Back from Eternity.
    More Details Hide Details Kirk was a regular on The Red Buttons Show and appeared as a guest on some television programs, including an episode of The Twilight Zone ("A World of His Own"). As her acting career slowed down, Kirk began serving as an activist for various social causes.
  • CHILDHOOD
  • 1927
    Born
    Born on September 18, 1927.
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