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Earle Hyman, Bill Cosby's Father on 'The Cosby Show,' Dies at 91

New York Times - 21 Nov 2017
Earle Hyman, who broke racial stereotypes on Broadway and in Scandinavia in works by Shakespeare and Ibsen but was better known to millions of Americans as Bill Cosby's father on “The Cosby Show,” died on Friday in Englewood, N.J. He was 91.
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Earle Hyman, Grandpa Huxtable on 'The Cosby Show,' Dies at 91

Hollywood Reporter - 19 Nov 2017
Born on Oct. 11, 1926, in Rocky Mount, N.C., Hyman was the son of schoolteachers with Native-American and African-American roots. He was raised in Brooklyn and began his film career with an uncredited appearance in the best picture Oscar winner The ...
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Tony Nominee & The Cosby Show Star Earle Hyman Has Died

Broadway.com - 21 Nov 2017
Screen and stage star Earle Hyman passed away on November 17 at age 91. Known for playing Bill Cosby's father on The Cosby Show, Hyman had numerous Broadway and off-Broadway credits. He received a Tony nomination in 1980 for his performance in The Lady ...
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Earle Hyman, 91; played Bill Cosby's father on 'The Cosby Show'

The Boston Globe - 25 Nov 2017
NEW YORK — Earle Hyman, who broke racial stereotypes on Broadway and in Scandinavia in works by Shakespeare and Ibsen, but was better known to millions of Americans as Bill Cosby's father on “The Cosby Show,” died Nov. 17 in Englewood, N.J.. Like many ...
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HB Studio Hosts a Memorial Tribute To Earle Hyman

Broadway World - 18 Dec 2017
HB Studio, one of New York's most venerable institutions for theater training and practice, will host a Memorial Tribute to Earle Hyman. Formerly of HB's acting faculty, Mr. Hyman was a longtime HB friend. A brilliant actor, teacher and mentor, Mr ...
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Earle Hyman: 'Cosby' Dad Took Bill's Sick Secrets To The Grave

The National Enquirer - 06 Dec 2017
Bill Cosby saw to it that his TV dad died a tortured soul — taking the disgraced comic's sex secrets with him to the grave! National Enquirer. Earle Hyman: 'Cosby' Dad Took Bill's Sick Secrets To The Grave. 1 of 5. Close gallery. 1 of 5. bill cosby tv ...
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Cosby Show star Earle Hyman dead at 91

Nicki Swift - 20 Nov 2017
The actor has passed away. CNN reports that Earle Hyman died on Friday, Nov. 17, 2017. A representative for The Actors Fund, Jordan Strohl, noted that Hyman had passed while at the Lillian Booth Actors Home in Englewood, N.J. He was 91 years old. Hyman ...
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Cosby Show Actor Earle Hyman Dead At 91

Radar Online - 19 Nov 2017
Hyman also voiced Pathro in the 1980s cartoon Thundercats in 125 episodes, and also appeared in All My Children and The Defenders. PHOTOS:Bill Cosby Spotted At Court As Sexual Assault Case Begins. A North Carolina native, Hyman made his Broadway debut ...
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Family Matters cast remembers 'Mother Winslow' Rosetta LeNoire

EW.com - 30 Sep 2017
To read more from the Family Matters reunion, pick up the new issue of Entertainment Weekly or buy it here. Don't forget to subscribe for more exclusive interviews and photos, only in EW. On Everybody Loves Raymond, it was Marie and Frank Barone (Doris ...
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Quickly catch up on the day's news: Monday, November 20

CNN - 20 Nov 2017
(CNN) Here's what you might have missed on CNN today: Trump ups pressure on Kim Jong Un. The President redesignated North Korea as a state sponsor of terror today. Trump says the Treasury Department will issue sanctions soon. Is the White House ...
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Earle Hyman, Cosby Show and Thundercats star, dies aged 91

Metro - 19 Nov 2017
Earle Hyman, best known for playing Bill Cosby's sage father on The Cosby Show, has died aged 91. The beloved actor died Friday at the Lillian Booth Actors Home in Englewood, New Jersey, his nephew Rick confirmed to The Hollywood Reporter. Hyman is ...
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'The Cosby Show' Grandpa Huxtable Actor Earle Hyman Dead at 91

PopCulture.com - 19 Nov 2017
His biggest acting achievement came with his Emmy-nominated performance in the Cosby Show episode "Happy Anniversary." Aside from the nomination, the episode has been hailed as one of the best TV episodes of all time. "That's the one episode that was ...
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'Touched by an Angel' Star Della Reese Dead at 86

Extra (blog) - 20 Nov 2017
Singer and actress Della Reese, who starred on “Touched by an Angel,” has died, People magazine reports. She was 86. Reese had suffered from health problems in her later years, including diabetes, but no cause of death was given. Her "Touched by an ...
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'Cosby Show' actor dies at 91

Richmond Free Press - 02 Dec 2017
Free Press wire report. LOS ANGELES. Earle Hyman, a veteran actor of stage and screen who was widely known for playing the father of Bill Cosby's character on “The Cosby Show,” has died. Jordan Strohl, a representative for The Actors Fund, said Mr ...
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Bill Cosby's daughter Ensa dead aged 44

Mirror.co.uk - 26 Feb 2018
Earle Hyman dead at 91: Star of The Cosby Show and Thundercats passes away at home. Ensa, left, Erika and Evin (Image: The LIFE Picture Collection). "My father has been publicly lynched in the media. My family, my young daughter, my young niece and ...
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Celebrities who died in 2017

Rolling Out - 22 Dec 2017
One woman who was “Touched by an Angel” was an actress perhaps best known for beating up Eddie Murphy in the alley behind a nightclub. One man was a thespian and Emmy and Tony nominated actor, but gained national fame playing Bill Cosby's father on one ...
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Bill Cosby Fans Out in Philly Goes Public On a Wing And a Prayer

TMZ.com - 21 Jan 2018
Bill Cosby must really like the Eagles' chances against the Vikings, 'cause he mustered up enough courage to show his face in public rockin' their gear. The disgraced comedian resurfaced Sunday in Philly wearing an Eagles windbreaker and hat as he ...
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Television: Brittney Shipp returing to your screen on Channel 10

Daily Local News - 03 Dec 2017
Earle Hyman may be known to television viewers as Cliff Huxtable's father, Russell, on “The Cosby Show.” Theatergoers received a richer sampling of Mr. Hyman's prodigious talents. In addition to the contemporary parts he played, Mr. Hyman was an ...
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Lies, Camera, Action

lareviewofbooks - 17 Mar 2018
Black Americans were put in the position of attempting to defend themselves against these myths, on the screen and off. On the screen, black actors chose, when they could, to portray characters that defied the myth. Throughout the 1940s, '50s, and '60s ...
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Gone But Never Forgotten: The Celebrities We Lost In 2017

Essence.com - 04 Dec 2017
This year has been a rollercoaster of emotions with unpredictable twists and turns, particularly when it comes to losing some of our most beloved celebrities. The world lost icons in journalism, sports, entertainment and politics that impacted the ...

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