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14 Things You Never Knew About 'The Golden Girls'

Posted 6 months ago
Who didn't love "The Golden Girls"?

They were the original fab foursome. A group of elderly ladies, still in the prime of their life, living together in sunny Miami, dealing with all of the same issues as women half their age: namely, ex-husbands, sex and cataracts. (Okay, maybe not all of the same issues.) But the girls were beloved and, though the show may have ended 22 years ...
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'Golden Girls' Theme Song Writer Andrew Gold Dies at 59

Category: Television
Posted 4 years ago
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Filed under: Reality-Free, TV News You might not have heard of Andrew Gold, but you've definitely heard his work. The singer-songwriter worked with luminaries like Linda Ronstadt, Art Garfunkel, Celine Dion, James Taylor and Sir Paul McCartney in the '70s, but he was most famous for the iconic tune 'Thank You For Being a Friend,' which was used as the theme song for 'The ...
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'The Golden Girls' 25th Anniversary: 11 Fun Facts

Category: Television
Posted 4 years ago
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Filed under: Features 'The Golden Girls' celebrates its 25th anniversary today. The show premiered on Sept. 14, 1985 and during its seven-year run, it won two Emmys and three Golden Globes. Its platinum cast (Beatrice Arthur, Betty White, Rue McClanahan and Estelle Getty) was also honored, with each lady earning multiple Emmy nominations and at least one win each. So, in honor of ...
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GOLDEN GIRLS Star Rue McClanahan Passes Away at 76

Category: Movie
Posted 5 years ago
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Rue McClanahan, best known for playing Blanche Devereaux (for which she won an Emmy) on the popular 80s sitcom The Golden Girls, has died today at the age of 76.  People reports that McClanahan had suffered a minor stroke earlier this year while recovering from bypass surgery.  At the time of her death, McClanahan reported “had her family with her. She went in peace.” Betty White ...
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The Rue McClanahan You Never Knew

Category: Television
Posted 5 years ago
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Filed under: Features In what was already a sad week in entertainment, Rue McClanahan passed away this morning from a massive stroke at the age of 76. This leaves the resurgent Betty White as the only one of the 'Golden Girls' quartet who's still with us, a remarkable thought considering that it didn't seem like that long ago when White, McClanahan, Bea Arthur ...
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‘Golden Girls’ Star Rue McClanahan Has Passed Away

Category: Celebrity Gossip
Posted 5 years ago
It is with a heavy heart that I announce the news that “Golden Girls” star Rue McClanahan has passed away last night. Her manager, Barbara Lawrence, said, “She passed away at 1 a.m. this morning. She had a massive stroke.” Earlier this year, Rue had suffered a minor stroke while recovering from bypass surgery. Lawrence added that Rue “had her family ...
Related Links: Bea Arthur, Estelle Getty, Rue McClanahan, Golden Girls, allieiswired.com
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Estelle Getty's Emmy up for sale on eBay

Category: Television
Posted 5 years ago
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Estelle Getty, the matriarch of The Golden Girls and general wise-ass of the bunch passed away last year. Now, her family has put the Emmy she won for her role of Sophia Petrillo in that show up for sale on eBay. The Academy of Television Arts & Sciences have strict rules about such things. If the family no longer wants the award, they are supposed to return it to the Academy. Ms. G ...
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