Stars Mourn Sam Shepard's Death at 73 -- See Linda Cardelini, Ava DuVernay and More Stars' Touching Posts - CBS 8 San Diego

by Alex Ungerman - Entertainment Tonight. Sam Shepard was beloved on both the page and the screen. After news of the Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright and Oscar-nominated actor's death at age 73 following a battle with ALS, broke on Monday, many ...

Sam Shepard, Renowned Playwright & Actor, Dies At 73; Celebrities Pay Tribute - uInterview.com (blog)

Sam Shepard, a legendary actor and a Pulitzer-prize winning playwright, died on Thursday in his home in Kentucky due to complications with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), or Lou Gehrig's disease. He was 73-years-old. While Shepard was a star on ...

Sam Shepard's plays eulogized the American West's pioneering spirit - Washington Post

Sam Shepard's plays never ambled. They rumbled and buckled and undulated, like patches of parched earth cracking open to allow hot gases to escape and scald everything in their paths. His stage was always a space of exhilarating agitation, rife with ...

Sam Shepard's iconic role in “The Right Stuff” wasn't even in the original script - Quartz

Sam Shepard, who died July 27 at age 73, will be forever linked with the role that transformed him from a boundary-breaking playwright into a movie star, that of the legendary test pilot Chuck Yeager in The Right Stuff. Shepard's star turn wasn't ...

Sam Shepard, actor and one of America's greatest playwrights, dies at 73 - Press Herald

Shepard produced 44 plays and was nominated for an Oscar as pilot Chuck Yeager in 1983's 'The Right Stuff.' By JAKE COYLEAssociated Press. Share. facebook · tweet · email · print. Comment. Read Article. Sam Shepard poses for a portrait in New York in ...

Sam Shepard, Pulitzer-winning playwright and actor, is dead at 73 - Santa Fe New Mexican

Sam Shepard, the celebrated avant-garde playwright and Oscar-nominated actor, died at his home in Kentucky on Thursday of complications from amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, or Lou Gehrig's disease, a spokesman for the Shepard family announced on ...

Mud director Jeff Nichols and the coolness of Sam Shepard - EW.com

Sam Shepard was more than just the epitome of the strong silent type; he was a creative dynamo and a living, breathing emblem of old-school American masculinity. After his family announced that the 73-year-old Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright had died ...