Sam Shepard, Actor and Playwright, Dead at 73 - ScreenAnarchy (blog)

Sam Shepard, the Pulitzer-winning playwright and Oscar nominated actor, passed away last Thursday at the age of 73. A representative for his family stated his death was the result of complications from amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, or as we often call ...

Sam Shepard, Actor & Pulitzer-Winning Playwright, Passes Away at 73 - MovieWeb

Legendary actor and writer Sam Shepard passed away July 27 at the age of 73, with word of his death only surfacing earlier today. Family spokesperson Chris Boneau confirmed Sam Shepard's death, and that he was surrounded by family and friends at his ...

An Appreciation of Sam Shepard: A Countercultural Playwright Who Became, as an Actor, an Ironic Icon - Variety

There's a grand irony to the life and career of Sam Shepard, who died Thursday at 73, that couldn't have been lost on him. In the late '60s and early '70s, when he was first coming up as a playwright, he was part of a shaggy experimental New York ...

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 ...

US Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright and actor Sam Shepard dies at 73 - FRANCE 24

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 Boneau said ...

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 appreciated Midway, where he was treated, 'like a regular guy' - Lexington Herald Leader

Actor and playwright Sam Shepard owned a farm near Midway, and people who knew him said he appreciated the small-town life where he could retreat from the spotlight. Shepard, a Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright and Oscar-nominated actor, died at his ...