Entertainment Music/Events

Stephen Sondheim Dies At 91

Veteran songwriter Stephen Sondheim, who redefined the American musical theatre, has passed away. He was 91. Stephen breathed his last on Friday at his home in Roxbury, Conn, Variety reported. From the comedic ‘A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum’ to the ground-breaking ‘Company’ and the experimental ‘Pacific Overtures’, his shows have had undoubtedly transformed the Broadway musical stage. He’s a recipient of Tony Awards plus a 2008 Special Tony Award for lifetime achievement in the theatre. He also received a Pulitzer Prize (‘Sunday in the Park’), and an Academy Award for the song ‘Sooner or Later’. 

Entertainment TV/Web

Lou Cutell Passes Away At 91

Veteran actor Lou Cutell who is well-known for portraying proctologist Dr ‘Assman’ Cooperman on ‘Seinfeld’ and Big Larry in ‘Pee-wee’s Big Adventure’ has passed away. Cutell also played Dr Brainard in ‘Honey I Shrunk the Kids’ and Abe on ‘Grey’s Anatomy’. As per Variety, he was 91 when he breathed his last. His friend Mark Furman announced the news on Facebook. Furman posted about Cutell on his social media on Sunday, writing, “After 91 years, and a great life, my friend Lou Cutell went home. A film, theatre and character actor. Big Larry in ‘Pee Wee’s Big Adventure,’ Ass Man in ‘Seinfeld,’ Abe in ‘Grey’s Anatomy’ S12, E4. He took me to Lucille Ball’s house in 1986. Rest in peace Lou.” “Besides my own film, my favourite thing Lou acted in was when he played an alien doctor in 1965’s ‘Frankenstein Meets the Spacemonster’.…

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