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, 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 ...

Sam Shepard, Award-Winning Playwright and Actor, Dies at 73 - Esquire.com

Sam Shepard, one of the greatest playwrights and actors of his generation, has died of complications of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, or Lou Gehrig's disease, according to a spokesman for his family. He was 73 years old. Shepard's masterwork is the ...

Playwright and actor Sam Shepard dies - Sky News

The multi talented author wrote more than 50 plays and became known for work portraying those on the margins of American society. 19:22, UK, Monday 31 July 2017. Sam Shepard at a panel discussion in 2014. Image: Sam Shepard, pictured in 2014, wrote ...

Legendary Playwright And Actor Sam Shepard Has Died - kjrh.com

Shepard passed away on Thursday from complications with ALS, or Lou Gehrig's disease. He was 73 years old. He first gained prominence writing plays and performing in off-Broadway productions. In 1979, he took the Pulitzer Prize for writing "Buried Child.".