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Sam Shepard: US actor and playwright dies aged 73 - BBC News

US actor and playwright Sam Shepard has died at the age of 73. Shepard wrote more than 40 plays and won the Pulitzer Prize for drama for Buried Child in 1979. He went on to be nominated for the best supporting actor Oscar for 1983's The Right Stuff and ...and more »

Actor and Playwright Sam Shepard Has Passed Away - Observer

Actor Sam Shepard speaks onstage during the 'Discovery Channel – Klondike' panel discussion at the Discovery Communications portion of the 2014 Winter Television Critics Association tour. (Photo by Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images) Frederick M. Brown ...and more »

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 »

Pulitzer Prize-Winning Playwright Sam Shepard Dies at 73 - Billboard

Pulitzer Prize-winning dramatist and Oscar-nominated actor Sam Shepard, has died at 73, a spokesperson for his family told the New York Times. A multi-dimensional talent, Shepard won the 1979 Pulitzer Prize for drama for his play Buried Child and ...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 »

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 »

Sam Shepard, Pulitzer-winning playwright, is dead at 73 -

NEW YORK (AP) — 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 ...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 »

Sam Shepard, Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright and Oscar-nominated actor, dies at 73 - Washington Post

Sam Shepard, the experimentalist cowboy-style poet who became one of the most significant American playwrights of the 20th century, honored with the 1979 Pulitzer Prize for drama for his play “Buried Child” and with an Oscar nomination for his acting ...and more »