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'Desperate Housewives' Actress Dead -- Polly Bergen Dies at 84

TMZ.com - 20 Sep 2014
0920-stella-wingfield-desperate-housewives-ABC-01 Veteran actress Polly Bergen -- a.k.a. Stella Wingfield on "Desperate Housewives" -- died Saturday morning at the age of 84. Bergen passed away around 11 AM at her home in Connecticut from natural ...
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Photos: Today in History, September 20

Meriden Record-Journal - 20 Sep 2017
FILE - In this April 15, 1958, file photo, writer Carl Reiner and actress Polly Bergen pose with their statuettes at the Emmy Awards presentations in New York. Reiner won for best continuing supporting performance by an actor in a dramatic or comedy ...
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Broadway star Kelli O'Hara makes regional debut this weekend

Washington Blade - 20 Sep 2017
“It was fast and unremarkable although exhilarating, but the very next show I did just a few months later was Sondheim's 'Follies,' and that experience with folks like Judith Ivey, Blyth Danner, Polly Bergen, Betty Garrett and Joan Roberts, among ...
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Polly Bergen Dies at 84; Emmy-Winning Actress

New York Times - 20 Sep 2014
Polly Bergen, an actress, singer and businesswoman who won an Emmy Award in 1958 for her portrayal of the alcoholic torch singer Helen Morgan and was nominated for another 50 years later for her role on “Desperate Housewives,” died on Saturday at ...
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Polly Bergen obituary

The Guardian - 22 Sep 2014
Versatility can be a curse, but in the case of Polly Bergen, who has died aged 84, it was a blessing. She was never out of work in films or on stage or television, in drama, comedy, musicals and game shows. By the mid-1960s, her elegance and beauty was ...
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The Party's Over: A Tribute to Polly Bergen

Huffington Post - 01 Apr 2015
One thing the theater community does well is celebrate its own. And Polly Bergen was a member of the theater community. Now, as I previously wrote, the League of American Theaters and Producers opted not to dim the lights for her. When I called a ...
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Remembering the Great Polly Bergen

Huffington Post - 23 Mar 2015
On April 5, 2001, I ran into Polly Bergen. And by “ran into,” I honestly mean more “tripped into.” It was opening night of the Follies revival. I was wearing new heels and somehow I went from walking over to Follies' press agent Bob Fennell to falling ...
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Carl Reiner's documentary explores life after 90

89.3 KPCC - 05 Jun 2017
One morning, I come down, I open the obit and there's a picture of me in a tuxedo, standing next to Polly Bergen … and I realized that she'd passed away. I'd worked with Polly Bergen a couple of times. And I'm thinking to myself, "My goodness – am I ...
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'Home Again' is a comedy with scant wit and less reality

Buffalo News - 07 Sep 2017
(Clockwise from left) Candice Bergen, Michael Sheen, Eden Grace Redfield, Nat Wolff, Reese Witherspoon, Jon Rudnitsky, Lola Flanery and Pico Alexander in "Home Again.HOME AGAIN. Image from epk.tv press site. MUST CREDIT: Karen Ballard, Open ...
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Joel Edward Dean, Hollywood Producer and Agent, Dies at 77

Variety - 24 May 2017
His clients included Joan Rivers, David Hasselhoff, Polly Bergen, Faye Dunaway, Rita Moreno, Donna Mills, Randal Kleiser, Larry Hagman, Linda Lavin, Tony Roberts, Eli Wallach, Anne Jackson, George Hamilton, Mario Lopez, James Brolin, and Elaine ...
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Polly Bergen Dead: Actress and Singer Dies at 84

Us Magazine - 20 Sep 2014
Actress and singer Polly Bergen died at the age of 84 at her home in Southbury, Conn., on Saturday, Sept. 20 Credit: Larry Busacca/Getty Images. Polly Bergen died of natural causes at the age of 84 on Saturday, Sept. 20, the Associated Press reports.
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Charles Busch Keeps Cabaret Alive

OC Weekly - 07 Mar 2017
Charles Busch: The Lady at the Mic is Busch's tribute to five cabaret performers (Elaine Stritch, Polly Bergen, Mary Cleere Haran, Julie Wilson and Joan Rivers) — all of who were friends of Busch and all of who died within the last six years. In ...
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Carl Reiner, 95, dishes his secrets to longevity

Jewish Telegraphic Agency - 19 May 2017
The idea for “If You're Not in the Obit” percolated from an obituary Reiner read for actress Polly Bergen, who died in 2014 at age 84. “It scared the bejeebers out of me,” he says in the film. The obit, Reiner goes on, stayed with him. “How come we got ...
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Carl Reiner on Being Vital After 90

Next Avenue - 02 Jun 2017
When actress Polly Bergen died at 84 in 2014, the newspaper Reiner was reading published a huge photo of him with Bergen at the 1958 Emmy Awards with her obituary. He began thinking about why some of his friends passed away years ago and why ...
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Actress Polly Bergen Lived Briefly In Chattanooga

The Chattanoogan - 27 Sep 2014
The death of noted actress and singer Polly Bergen on Sept. 20 brought memories of a talented woman who succeeded in numerous venues and realms – from stage, to television, to Broadway, to even fashion, cosmetics and commercials. In her younger ...

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