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Appreciation: Sam Shepard embodied, examined American myth - Herald-Whig;

Appreciation: Sam Shepard embodied, examined American myth - Herald-Whig

Herald-WhigAppreciation: Sam Shepard embodied, examined American mythHerald-WhigFILE - In this Sept. 29, 2011 file photo, actor Sam Shepard poses for a portrait in New York. Shepard, the Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright, Oscar-nominated actor and celebrated author whose plays chronicled the explosive fault lines of family and ...and more »

Playwright, actor and author Sam Shepard dies - Sky News Australia;

Playwright, actor and author Sam Shepard dies - Sky News Australia

Sky News AustraliaPlaywright, actor and author Sam Shepard diesSky News AustraliaSam Shepard, the Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright, Oscar-nominated actor and renowned author, has died aged 73. He died at his Kentucky home from complications related to Lou Gehrig's disease, or amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, on Thursday, a family ...and more »

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

Stars Mourn Sam Shepard's Death at 73 -- See Linda Cardelini, Ava DuVernay and More Stars' Touching PostsCBS 8 San Diegoby 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 ...and more »

Sam Shepard and Jessica Lange's Relationship Rewind: Inside Their ''Tumultuous'' 27-Year Romance - E! Online;

Sam Shepard and Jessica Lange's Relationship Rewind: Inside Their ''Tumultuous'' 27-Year Romance - E! Online

E! OnlineSam Shepard and Jessica Lange's Relationship Rewind: Inside Their ''Tumultuous'' 27-Year RomanceE! OnlineTo many Sam Shepard wasn't just an actor and a playwright, he was a god of American theater. Earlier today news broke that the deity passed last Thursday at the age of 73 after succumbing to complications from his battle with Amyotrophic Lateral ...and more »

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

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

uInterview.com (blog)Sam Shepard, Renowned Playwright & Actor, Dies At 73; Celebrities Pay TributeuInterview.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 ...and more »

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

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

Washington PostSam Shepard's plays eulogized the American West's pioneering spiritWashington PostSam 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 ...and more »

Celebrated Playwright And Actor Sam Shepard Dies - NPR

Celebrated Playwright And Actor Sam Shepard DiesNPRSam Shepard was both a prize-winning playwright and an an acclaimed actor. He won a Pulitzer for Drama for Buried Child in 1979 and wrote more than 40 other plays as well as short stories and essays. He died Thursday at his home in Kentucky of ...and more »

Sam Shepard, Pulitzer-winning playwright and Oscar-nominated actor, dies at 73 - The Sydney Morning Herald;

Sam Shepard, Pulitzer-winning playwright and Oscar-nominated actor, dies at 73 - The Sydney Morning Herald

The Sydney Morning HeraldSam Shepard, Pulitzer-winning playwright and Oscar-nominated actor, dies at 73The Sydney Morning HeraldWith a father who was an Army officer and sometime farmer and a mother who was a teacher, Shepard - born in 1943, the oldest of three - spent his childhood bouncing around the heartland. This would later inform his writing, which often explored the ...and more »

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

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

QuartzSam Shepard's iconic role in “The Right Stuff” wasn't even in the original scriptQuartzSam 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 ...and more »

Ed Harris appeared for Sam Shepard at Magic's Theatre's 50th anniversary in April - The Mercury News;

Ed Harris appeared for Sam Shepard at Magic's Theatre's 50th anniversary in April - The Mercury News

The Mercury NewsEd Harris appeared for Sam Shepard at Magic's Theatre's 50th anniversary in AprilThe Mercury NewsFor its 50th anniversary gala in April, San Francisco's Magic Theatre wanted to honor one of the most famous trailblazing artists associated it: playwright, actor and director Sam Shepard. Related Articles. Sam Shepard, actor and Pulitzer-winning ...and more »

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

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

Press HeraldSam Shepard, actor and one of America's greatest playwrights, dies at 73Press HeraldShepard 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 ...and more »

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

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

Santa Fe New MexicanSam Shepard, Pulitzer-winning playwright and actor, is dead at 73Santa Fe New MexicanSam 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 ...and more »

Winning Playwright Sam Shepard Dies, Aged 73 - Empire;

Winning Playwright Sam Shepard Dies, Aged 73 - Empire

EmpireWinning Playwright Sam Shepard Dies, Aged 73Empire"When you hit a wall of your own imagined limitations," Sam Shepard once wrote about the act of creation, "just kick it in." That's certainly what he did, working as an accomplished playwright, director and screenwriter. Shepard died on Thursday at the ...and more »

Sam Shepard's Longtime Love Jessica Lange Spoke About Him Right Before His Death - HuffPost;

Sam Shepard's Longtime Love Jessica Lange Spoke About Him Right Before His Death - HuffPost

HuffPostSam Shepard's Longtime Love Jessica Lange Spoke About Him Right Before His DeathHuffPostShortly before news surfaced that Sam Shepard died of complications from ALS, his former partner of nearly three decades, Jessica Lange, spoke about the actor and playwright in a revealing new interview. Lange and Shepard ― who never married but were ...and more »

Sam Shepard, acclaimed playwright and Oscar-nominated actor, dies aged 73 - Evening Standard;

Sam Shepard, acclaimed playwright and Oscar-nominated actor, dies aged 73 - Evening Standard

Evening StandardSam Shepard, acclaimed playwright and Oscar-nominated actor, dies aged 73Evening StandardCritically-acclaimed playwright and actor Sam Shepard has died aged 73 after suffering complications from ALS. The Pulitzer Prize-winning dramatist passed away at his Kentucky home last Thursday with his family around him , his publicist has confirmed.and more »

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

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

EW.comMud director Jeff Nichols and the coolness of Sam ShepardEW.comSam 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 ...and more »

Inside Sam Shepard's Country Music Connections - RollingStone.com;

Inside Sam Shepard's Country Music Connections - RollingStone.com

RollingStone.comInside Sam Shepard's Country Music ConnectionsRollingStone.comPlaywright and actor Sam Shepard died Sunday at his home after battling ALS. He was 73. Credit: Amy Sussman/Getty. By Stephen L. Betts. 2 hours ago. More News. Sam Shepard: Celebs Pay Tribute to Pulitzer-Winning Playwright, Actor Sam Shepard: The ...and more »

Sam Shepard, as writer and actor, pushed American theater in new directions - PennLive.com;

Sam Shepard, as writer and actor, pushed American theater in new directions - PennLive.com

PennLive.comSam Shepard, as writer and actor, pushed American theater in new directionsPennLive.comNEW YORK -- Sam Shepard, the Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright, Oscar-nominated actor and celebrated author whose plays chronicled the explosive fault lines of family and masculinity in the American West, has died. He was 73. Family spokesman Chris ...and more »

Jessica Lange Talks About Ex Partner Sam Shepard Just Before His Death - Just Jared;

Jessica Lange Talks About Ex Partner Sam Shepard Just Before His Death - Just Jared

Just JaredJessica Lange Talks About Ex Partner Sam Shepard Just Before His DeathJust JaredThe 68-year-old actress was with Sam from 1982 to 2009 and they shared two children, Hannah and Samuel. “I wouldn't call Sammy easygoing and funny, but everybody has their dark side, and he always does it with a sense of humor,” Jessica told AARP ...and more »

US actor, playwright Sam Shepard dead at 73 - The Straits Times;

US actor, playwright Sam Shepard dead at 73 - The Straits Times

The Straits TimesUS actor, playwright Sam Shepard dead at 73The Straits TimesNEW YORK (AFP) - Sam Shepard, the Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright and Oscar-nominated actor celebrated for depicting a darkness behind contemporary American life, has died, a family spokesman said Monday (July 31). He was 73. The actor, director ...and more »