Another year and another group of Hollywood and media industry icons left us in 2017, from TV legends like Mary Tyler Moore to comedy greats like Jerry Lewis and Don Rickles, and cultural standbys like Hugh Hefner. There were unexpected...Show More Summary
A celebration of the life of comedy legend Jerry Lewis, who died Aug. 20 at age 91, is set for Monday in Las Vegas for family and invited guests. Lewis, who died in Las Vegas of heart disease, has been...
He will be missed. As we reported, on Sunday, Jerry Lewis passed away at his Las Vegas home, surrounded by family. He was 91. Related: Comedy Legend Dick Gregory Has Passed Away According to TMZ, the legendary comedian, actor, and philanthropist died from heart failure. The Clark County Nevada Coroner said The Errand Boy star suffered from ischemic [...]
Check out the variety of ad work the comedian managed to fit into his six decade career in show business Hollywood and comedy legend Jerry Lewis died on Sunday at the age of 91. Over such a long, epic career, Lewis covered stand-up,Show More Summary
Veteran Hollywood comedian Jerry Lewis, who died Sunday aged 91, perfected a goofy brand of slapstick that endeared him to millions over the course of a career spanning six decades. One of the most popular American entertainers of the...Show More Summary
As news of Jerry Lewis's death broke, celebrities flocked to social media to mourn the loss of the slapstick king.
Jerry Lewis, the brash slapstick comic who teamed with Dean Martin in the 1950s and later starred in "The Nutty Professor" and "The Bellboy" before launching the Muscular Dystrophy telethon, has died in Las Vegas. He was 91. Read more... Permalink | Email this | Linking Blogs | Comments
Legendary character actor and physical comedian Jerry Lewis has died at 91 in his Las Vegas home, the Washington Post reports. Described as a "defining figure of American entertainment" by the New York Times, Lewis broke onto the scene at age 20 performing with Dean Martin in the hit comedy...
Photo. Eric Pendzich/Shutterstock Comedic legend and star of the sci-fi comedy The Nutty Professor Jerry Lewis passed away today at his home. He was 91 years old. More »
The world has lost Jerry Lewis as word breaks that the legendary comedian and humanitarian has passed away today at age 91.
Following the news of Jerry Lewis' death Sunday at the age of 91, Hollywood has spoken up en masse about the impact of the comedy legend's career. From those who'd worked with him to those who'd been inspired and influenced by his work -- or even just entertained by his work -- celebrities have been... Read More > Other Links From TVGuide.com Jerry Lewis
Comedic actor Jerry Lewis, known best for his work in The Nutty Professor and for his screen collaborations with Dean Martin, has died at the age of 91. Lewis, who won the Jean Hersholt Humanitarian Award in 2009 for his philanthropic work with the Muscular Dystrophy Association Labor Day telethon,... Read More > Other Links From TVGuide.com Jerry Lewis
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Jerry Lewis, the rubber-faced comedian and director whose fundraising telethons became as famous as his hit movies, has died. Publicist Candi Cazau says Lewis passed away Sunday morning of natural causes at age 91 in Las Vegas with his family by his side. Lewis first became a star in a duo with Dean Martin, entertaining […]
Jerry Lewis, one of Hollywood’s greatest slapstick comedians, a filmmaker of exceptional popularity and novelty, and a humanitarian who transformed the celebrity telethon into a massive fundraising tool, has died. He was 91 and died at 9:15 a.m. Show More Summary
Legendary comedian, actor, and philanthropist Jerry Lewis has died. He passed away at his Las Vegas home on Sunday morning, per media reports. He was 91 years old. Related: Comedy Legend Dick Gregory Has Passed Away, Too In addition to being the longtime comedy partner of singer Dean Martin, Lewis appeared in movies like The Nutty Professor, and [...]
Jerry Lewis, the comedy icon who entertained generations of fans over the course of his nearly 70-year career, has passed away at the age of 91. According to a statement issued by his family, Lewis passed away at his home in Las Vegas...Show More Summary
Famed comedian, actor and filmmaker Jerry Lewis died on Sunday at his home in Las Vegas, his publicist confirmed. He was 91. Continue reading ? The post Comedy legend Jerry Lewis dead at 91 appeared first on PBS NewsHour.