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Sam Shepard, Actor and Pulitzer-Winning Playwright, Is Dead at 73 - New York Times

Sam Shepard, whose hallucinatory plays redefined the landscape of the American West and its inhabitants, died on Thursday at his home in Kentucky. He was 73. A spokesman for his family announced the death on Monday, saying the cause was complications ...and more »

Sam Shepard, Actor and Pulitzer Prize-Winning Playwright, Dies at 73 - TheWrap

Sam Shepard, author, playwright and actor, died on July 27 from complications of ALS, theatre public relations firm Boneau/Bryan-Brown confirmed Monday. He was 73 years old. Shepard is the author of 44 plays as well as books of short stories, essays ...and more »

Sam Shepard, Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright and actor, dies at 73 -

Sam Shepard, the celebrated playwright and Oscar-nominated actor, has died at the age of 73. A spokesman for Shepard's family said that he died Thursday at his home in Kentucky of complications from amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, or Lou Gehrig's ...and more »

Sam Shepard hailed by Twin Cities-connected theater artists - Minneapolis Star Tribune

Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright, actor, screenwriter and musician Sam Shepard, who died Thursday, July 27, at 73, after suffering from Lou Gehrig's disease, was associated with the Twin Cities long before he moved to the area with Academy Award ...and more »

Critics for The New York Times on Sam Shepard's Plays, Books and Movies - New York Times

Sam Shepard, who died last Thursday at age 73, was a polymathic writer who collected acclaim and accolades as a playwright, actor and author. The New York Times has covered Mr. Shepard's career since the mid-1960s. Below are highlights from our reviews ...and more »

Playwright Sam Shepard dead at 73 - Page Six

The playwright, director and actor Sam Shepard died over the weekend after a long battle with ALS. He was 73. Shepard passed away surrounded by his children and sisters at his home in Kentucky on Sunday, according to BroadwayWorld. “The family requests ...and more »

When It Came to Style, Sam Shepard Was an Endangered Species - New York Times

He was, for so many, the archetypal American male given flesh and form (and a leather jacket). He was born in the heartland and worked on ranches in Duarte, Calif., where his family owned an avocado farm. He rode horses, sheared sheep, picked oranges ...and more »

Sam Shepard, Pulitzer-winning playwright and actor, dead at 73 - CNN

(CNN) Sam Shepard, the Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright and Oscar-nominated actor, died on Thursday at his home in Kentucky. He was 73. Chris Boneau, a spokesperson for Shepard's family, tells CNN he died of complications of ALS, more commonly known ...and more »

Playwright, Director and Actor Sam Shepard Passes Away at 73 - Broadway World

BroadwayWorld has just learned that playwright, actor, author, screenwriter, and director Sam Shepard has passed away. Shepard, who had been ill with ALS for some time, died peacefully on July 27 at his home in Kentucky, surrounded by his children and ...and more »

Playwright, Actor, and Director Sam Shepard Passes Away at 73 -

Pulitzer Prize–winning playwright, actor, and director Sam Shepard died Thursday at the age of 73. A spokesman for the family said that the cause was complications of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, or Lou Gehrig's disease. He died surrounded by his ...and more »