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  Gig Young - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Young's fourth wife, Elaine Young, became a prominent Beverly Hills real estate agent in the 1970s and she brokered many transactions over the ensuing years to a myriad of Hollywood luminaries.
Elaine Young, who passed away in April 2006, was also noted for overcoming disfiguring plastic surgery and for her outspoken crusade for reforms against improperly trained cosmetic surgeons.
Young is considered the ultimate victim of the Oscar curse, so-called because many Academy Award winners have seen their careers decline or reach a dead-end after winning the ultimate accolade from their peers.
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 Six Year Gig - Elizabeth Montgomery's marriage to Gig Young
Gig Young was born Byron Ellsworth Barr in St. Cloud, Minnesota on November 4, 1913 (although he was later known to subtract five years from his age,) the youngest of three children born to James Earl Barr and his wife Emma.
The name of his character was 'Gig Young' and in a highly publicized move, the studio re-rechristened him Gig Young.
Their daughter, Jennifer, was born in 1964 and Gig proclaimed it a "miracle," feeling the operations he had undergone had been successful after all.
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 Gig Young   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
'''Gig Young''' (November 4, 1913 – October 19, 1978) was an American film actor.
Cloud, Minnesota, Young began acting in his teens under his given name, but later changed it to avoid confusion with another actor of the same name.
Gig Young has a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame for his contribution to motion pictures, at 6841 Hollywood Boulevard.
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 A Joan Crawford Encyclopedia: Y
Young reportedly became hysterical when, at a dinner party at the couple's home, her husband and Joan disappeared for a length of time.
Told that she was on tour, Joan remembered Ernie Young's name and desperately crashed his office in the fall of 1923.
After she "jumped on his [casting] couch" (EB), he hired her to dance in strip joints, bars, and salesmen's conventions, then sent her in 1924 to dance in the floor show at the Oriole Terrace in Detroit, one of 32 other chorus girls.
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 Strange-Haven.com News -- The Other Gig: Larry Young, Prisoner Pitchman
Young’s obsession took him closer to comic books, while Austin’s passion for comics faded in the late ‘80s.
Austin moved through the ranks of the television industry, and eventually landed in a place where he was able to offer a pretty sweet gig to his friend – write their own Star Trek episode.
Young came up with an idea that had teams of people deposited in The Village and then told that they had team goals (that were in direct opposition to one another, but unknown to the team members), but both with the overall goal of escaping the game.
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 Gig Young Biography (Actor) — Infoplease.com
Gig Young was a career supporting player who won an Oscar late in his career for the 1969 film They Shoot Horses, Don't They?
He took the stage name Gig Young after playing a character by that name in the movie The Gay Sisters (1942).
Young killed his fifth wife and then himself with a pistol in 1978.
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 YOUNG AT HEART
YOUNG AT HEART is a by-the-numbers kind of romantic melodrama.
Since both the leads are more well-known for their singing ability rather than their acting, the story makes each of them musicians so that the film can capitalize on their vocal talent.
YOUNG AT HEART goes from being a fun romantic comedy, to a dark melodrama.
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 Gig Young - Best Supporting Actor: MovieActors.com
Gig Young won his Supporting Oscar for playing the dissipated dance marathon emcee.
Gig Young developed his love of performing while in highschool.
By the 1950's Gig Young really hit his stride and perfected playing the 'other man' characters in the era's cheeky sex comedies (he was nominated for playing just such a character in Teacher's Pet).
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 Comprehensive information and links about Gig Young
Gig Young in St. Cloud, Minnesota, Young began acting in his teens under his given name, but later changed it to avoid confusion with another actor of the same name.
The name "Gig Young" was taken from a character he played in one of his earliest films, (1942).
Nicknamed "The Deathfield" by New York real estate brokers, The Sheffield--with its history of murder and suicides by those who have lived there--is considered by residents to be haunted by the ghosts of the dead, including that of Gig Young.
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 St. Cloud Times | Local News   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Gig Young was an Academy Award-winning actor who had much affection for his boyhood home of St. Cloud.
Young spent much of his youth in St. Cloud and attended Technical High School, participating in football, basketball and track.
The cannery closed during the Great Depression and Young's father took a job in Washington, D.C. The family moved and Young completed high school there, but he insisted his credits be transferred to Tech, where he received his diploma.
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 Elizabeth Montgomery Biography
She attended the exclusive Westlake School for Girls where the daughters of affluent families were taught to be poised and ladylike young women.
Elizabeth got the part and she and the director fell in love during the making of the film.
Upon her third marriage Elizabeth expressed a desire to retire and start a family; Asher suggested that they could work together on a television series.
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 Gig Young - Moviefone   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Gig Young started his movie career billed under his birth name, Byron Barr.
Gig Young was born Byron Ellsworth Barr in St. Cloud, Minnesota on November 4...
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 Gig Young Photos - Gig Young News - Gig Young Information
Gig appeared in Young At Heart with Doris Day and Frank Sinatra.
Tell the world what you think of Gig Young, write a review for this person.
This was a series about a family of confidence tricksters whose main purpose was to take things from the extremely wealthy, mostly the ones who stopped at nothing in making their fortunes.
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 Local Online Gig Guide - Young Entrepreneur Forums
i need to start an online gig and nightlife guide, can you guys help me on the best aproach for the website.
If they have been putting it in x underground paper forever, you need to convince them your stuff is better.
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 Amazon.com: Young at Heart (Aniv): Video: Doris Day,Frank Sinatra,Gig Young,Ethel Barrymore,Dorothy Malone,Robert ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Doris Day as Laurie Tuttle, Frank Sinatra as Barney Sloan, Gig Young as Alex Burke, Ethel Barrymore as Aunt Jessie Tuttle, Dorothy Malone as Fran Tuttle, Robert Keith as Gregory Tuttle, Elisabeth Fraser as Amy Tuttle, Alan Hale Jr.
Gig Young is anything but modest in this movie and he is great at it.
The first half of the movie is a joyful occasion where each of the young 3 Tuttle sisters have found their own love.
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 Gig Young Trivia -- notstarring.com
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 Gig Young   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Born Byron Elsworth Barr, he took the name "Gig Young" from the character he played in "The Gay Sisters." Young enlisted in the Coast Guard in 1941 and served as a Pharmacist’s Mate through all of World War II until his discharge in 1945.
His films included the "Game of Death," "The Three Musketeers," "Young at Heart," "The Hindenburg," "The Elite Killer," and "They Shoot Horses, Don’t They." On television he appeared in "The Rogues."
Tragically, Young shot and killed his fourth wife, German actress Karen Schmidt, after three weeks of marriage.
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 Gig Young Current Month TV Schedule
Starring Warren Oates, Gig Young, Isela Vega, Robert Webber, Helmut Dantine, Emilio Fernandez, Kris Kristofferson.
Starring Spencer Tracy, Katharine Hepburn, Gig Young, Joan Blondell, Dina Merrill, Sue Randall, Neva Patterson, Harry Ellerbe, Nicholas Joy, Diane Jergens.
Starring Humphrey Bogart, Fredric March, Arthur Kennedy, Martha Scott, Dewey Martin, Gig Young, Mary Murphy, Robert Middleton, Ray Collins, Whit Bissell.
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 AMCTV.com SHOW - Young at Heart
In this musical romantic melodrama sisters, Day and Malone, compete for the attention of composer Young.
He and Day prepare to marry until Day discovers Malone's feelings for Young and defers to her sister.
Day marries Young's moody friend, Sinatra, and they learn to love each other as the years go by.
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 Amazon.co.uk: Wake Of The Red Witch [1949]: Video: John Wayne,Gail Russell,Edward Ludwig,Gig Young,Adele Mara,Luther ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Actors: John Wayne, Gail Russell, Gig Young, Adele Mara, Luther Adler
A sea adventure centred around the rivalry between a ship's captain and its owner, over pearls and a woman...
All in all it is a very watchable movie and you may be surprised that you get caught up in the story.
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 Gig Young   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Amiable supporting player and occasional lead who broke into film in the early 1940s.
Young appeared in several bit parts under his given name, Byron Barr, and the pseudonym, Bryant Fleming, before adopting the name of his character in the 1942 feature, "The Gay Sisters".
Young at Heart - (Alex Burke / / Released / Warner Bros. Pictures Distribution)
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 Gig Young Celebrity Sighting
My wife and I were living in Seattle at the time and we went to a dinner show starring the then fairly well known actor, Gig Young (co starred with Rock Hudson and Doris Day, among others).
Lo and behold, standing next to me was Gig Young.
I told him how much I enjoyed his work and a few other pleasantries, but we did not shake hands.
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 Young at Heart
Currently, there are not enough Tomatometer critic reviews for Young at Heart to receive a rating.
Doris Day, Frank Sinatra, Gig Young, Ethel Barrymore, Dorothy Malone directed by Gordon Douglas more »
The Bond franchise gets a reboot: "Casino Royale" features a return to 007's roots and, in Daniel Craig, a new man behind the martini.
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 Gig Young Filmography - Movie World DB   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
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 Gig Young News   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
News about Gig Young continually updated from thousands of sources around the net.
When it came to the early seventies, no one dominated gritty cinema better than director Sam Peckinpah.
Spencer Tracy, Katherine Hepburn, Gig Young, Joan Blondell.
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 Gig Young Bio, News and Movie Credits - RopeofSilicon.com
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When's Gig Young coming up on UK TV As "Evan Doughton" in Ask Any Girl
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 Holiday for Sinners - 1952 - Gig Young, Keenan Wynn, Janice Rule, William Campbell, Richard Anderson
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