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George Maharis (born September 1, 1928, Astoria, Queens, New Yo...

wikipedia - 17 Sep 2016
George Maharis (born September 1, 1928, Astoria, Queens, New York City) is an American actor who portrayed Buz Murdock in the first three seasons of the TV series Route 66. Maharis also recorded numerous pop music albums at the height of his fame, and later starred in the short-lived TV series The Most Deadly Game.
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Why Teen Idols Are Essential to Achieving Gay Puberty

Out Magazine - 28 Aug 2017
And throughout the years, many of them were gay themselves—though in the days of Roddy McDowall, George Maharis, and Richard Chamberlain, that certainly wasn't spoken (except when Maharis was busted for soliciting sex from a man in a Shell Station in ...
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Route 66 Revisited

Palm Springs Life - 01 Nov 2017
His buddy, Buz Murdock, played by George Maharis, was a former employee of Tod's father and from a rough part of town. Left: Jesse wears a Cos teal sweatshirt,; The Kooples bomber jacket and black embroidered jeans, ...
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Celebrity birthdays for the week of Aug. 27-Sept. 2

WTOP - 27 Aug 2017
Singer Glenn Tilbrook of Squeeze is 60. Drummer Gina Schock of The Go-Go's is 60. Singer Tony DeFranco of The DeFranco Family is 58. Keyboardist Larry Waddell of Mint Condition is 54. Guitarist Jeff Russo of Tonic is 48. Singer Deborah Gibson is 47 ...
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A Penis on Every Page: The Rise and Fall of Playgirl - 24 Jun 2017
George Maharis (actor, July 1973 centerfold): [First editor-in-chief Marin Scott Milam] asked whether I'd do a centerfold. Nobody told me it was a nude centerfold! But I was game. We were doing the shooting and [the photographer kept saying], "Well ...
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Martin Milner dies at 83; 'Adam-12' and 'Route 66' star

Los Angeles Times - 07 Sep 2015
Sterling Silliphant, the series' co-creator who wrote the majority of the scripts, told the magazine that "the teenagers are crazy about [Maharis], but he bores their parents stiff. He's too primitive. The adults like Marty because he's a gentleman ...
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UPI Almanac for Friday, Sept. 1, 2017 - 01 Sep 2017
They include German composer Engelbert Humperdinck in 1854; Tarzan creator Edgar Rice Burroughs in 1875; undefeated heavyweight boxing champ Rocky Marciano in 1923; actor George Maharis in 1928 (age 89); country music singer Boxcar Willie in 1931 ...
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Letters: George Maharis And 'Route 66'

NPR - 29 May 2012
Melissa Block and Robert Siegel read emails from listeners about George Maharis and the classic TV show, Route 66. MELISSA BLOCK, HOST: This is ALL THINGS CONSIDERED from NPR News. I'm Melissa Block. ROBERT SIEGEL, HOST: I'm Robert Siegel. And it's ...
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A look back

Southeast Missourian - 09 Jan 2017
The other star of the series, George Maharis, who plays "Buz," also stopped there later in the day with the majority of crew members and actors traveling by bus. They were on their way to Memphis, Tennessee, to film another program after shooting in St ...
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A Half-Century-Old Road to Today

New York Times - 18 May 2012
It was shot on location, something hard to imagine given the bulkiness of equipment at the time. Viewed today, a scene on a shrimp boat in New Orleans or at the half-built Glen Canyon Dam in Arizona prompts admiration for the producers, camera ...
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Piles Of Gossip! Gossip For Days!

NewNowNext - 11 Sep 2017
NewNowNext is very excited to be the new home for column of Michael Musto, a writer virtually synonymous with New York City nightlight and queer culture. Musto wrote the long running “La Dolce Musto” column in the Village Voice and his work has also ...
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Ford and Shelby owners embrace stories behind their cars

Tulsa World - 16 Jun 2017
I wish I was Martin Milner or George Maharis.” Under perfect weather, drivers spent Thursday tackling Hallett's 11 turns and constantly changing elevation. Off the track in the paddock, drivers and enthusiasts alike talked shop and debated tuning and ...
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Essential California: Southern California's smog gets worse

Los Angeles Times - 16 Nov 2017
I was a big TV fan, so absolutely thrilled that we would be traveling on Route 66, which was one of my favorite TV shows with Martin Milner and George Maharis. We visited L.A., stayed in Anaheim, rode the Beverly Hills tour of the stars' homes bus, saw ...
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'Route 66': A Country-Crisscrossing Series Comes To Home Video

NPR (blog) - 25 May 2012
It was also one that featured a startling number of people who later became serious movie or TV stars, including Robert Redford, Martin Sheen, Suzanne Pleshette, William Shatner, Tuesday Weld, Leslie Nielsen, James Caan, Robert Duvall, Ed Asner and ...
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Fredericksburg couple gets their kicks driving Route 66 - 08 Feb 2017
(They passed on trying to locate a 1960s Corvette like the ones actors Martin Milner and George Maharis drove in “Route 66.”) The Cokers were armed with travel books, but Dr. Coker's favorite was the AAA map of Route 66 that featured major points of ...
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Florida Grand Opera's 'Eugene Onegin' is crying out for intimacy - 31 Jan 2017
The smolderingly hot Pomponi, who looks like a cross between Eric McCormack of “Will and Grace” and George Maharis of “Route 66,” exudes the confidence of someone who knows a role inside and out. His Eugene is aloof from people and life. When bad ...

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