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Paul Newman dies

By Ray Bennett LONDON – One of the frequent disappointments in meeting film stars is realizing how much their charisma and star power depend on the power of the movie screen. In my experience, only a few stars retain that aura … Continue reading

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Recalling … lunch with Richard Jaeckel in Detroit

By Ray Bennett The London Chop House in Detroit, Michigan, was a favorite spot for celebrity interviews on the publicity circuit, which was how I came to share a table one day in 1973 with Jo Don Baker and Richard … Continue reading

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Kevin Costner in praise of ‘Cool Hand Luke’

By Ray Bennett LONDON – Kevin Costner took time out from shooting Mike Binder’s “The Upside of Anger” in London on Sept. 14 to pay tribute to Paul Newman and his 1967 film “Cool Hand Luke” at an Indyssey Entertainment’s … Continue reading

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