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Offline steve58

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RIP -- Hal Holbrook
« on: February 02, 2021, 07:45:50 AM »

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Hal Holbrook, an award-winning actor acclaimed for his one-man portrayal of American literary legend Mark Twain and whose film work included portraying the mysterious "Deep Throat" in "All the President's Men," has died at 95, the New York Times reported on Tuesday.

Holbrook died on Jan. 23 at his home in Beverly Hills, California, the New York Times reported. It said his death was confirmed late on Monday by his assistant, Joyce Cohen.

https://www.nbcnews.com/news/obituaries/hal-holbrook-actor-acclaimed-his-portrayal-mark-twain-dies-95-n1256444

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Re: RIP -- Hal Holbrook
« Reply #1 on: February 02, 2021, 08:15:19 AM »
Very sad to hear. R.I.P. Hal.
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Re: RIP -- Hal Holbrook
« Reply #2 on: February 02, 2021, 08:21:59 AM »
I saw him in Springfield, OH in the late 1970's when he was trialing his Mark Twain show.  It was very good even in that early rendition.  RIP.
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Re: RIP -- Hal Holbrook
« Reply #3 on: February 02, 2021, 08:47:04 AM »
RIP
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Re: RIP -- Hal Holbrook
« Reply #4 on: February 07, 2021, 11:52:17 AM »
Got to see his show in Jackson once. I think he lived nearby here in West TN, maybe in McClemoresville or Lawrenceburg?
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