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Bloodline's Sam Shepard Dead at 73 - TVLine

Sam Shepard, the actor and Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright who played Rayburn family patriarch Robert on Bloodline, died Sunday at his home in Kentucky, Broadwayworld.com reports. He was 73 and suffered from Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis, or ALS.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 »

Inside Sam Shepard and Jessica Lange's 'Tumultuous' Relationship: 'An Incredible Match, but ... Not Without Fireworks' - PEOPLE.com

Jessica Lange and Sam Shepard had one of the most passionate relationships in Hollywood history – but it wasn't always easy. Shepard, who died of complications from ALS last Thursday at age 73, and Lange, 68, first met on the set of the film Frances ...and more »

Sam Shepard, Pulitzer-Winning Playwright and Celebrated Actor, Dies at 73 - Variety

Sam Shepard, the acclaimed playwright who was also praised as an actor, screenwriter, and director, has died. He was 73. He died on Thursday at his home in Kentucky following complications from amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, also known as Lou Gehrig's ...and more »

Postscript: Sam Shepard, Who Brought Rage and Rebellion Onstage - The New Yorker

Sam Shepard arrived in New York in 1963, at the age of nineteen, and took the city by storm. He was funny, cool, detached. He found his groove early—a cowboy mouth with matinée-idol looks. Shepard, who died on Thursday at the age of seventy-three, had ...and more »

US actor, playwright Sam Shepard dies at 73 - Deutsche Welle

Shepard died at his home in Kentucky of complications from amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), also known as Lou Gehrig's disease, a family spokesman said Monday. Ranked among the leading playwrights of his generation, Shepard wrote nearly 50 plays ...and more »

Sam Shepard: Quiet charisma on the screen - Chicago Tribune

Sam Shepard died Thursday at age 73. From his initial off-Broadway successes as a writer, creating plays that were flush with music ranging from rock 'n' roll (“The Tooth of Crime”) to bebop (“Suicide in B Flat”), his reckless, effusive stage poems ...and more »

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 ...and more »

Sam Shepard, playwright and actor, dies age 73 - The Guardian

The Pulitzer prize winning writer and star of stage and screen, known for performances in The Right Stuff and Bloodline, died at his home in Kentucky. Sam Shepard: the man who conquered Broadway and Hollywood · A life in pictures · Benjamin Lee.and more »

Sam Shepard could do everything - CNN

Gene Seymour is a film critic who has written about music, movies and culture for The New York Times, Newsday, Entertainment Weekly and The Washington Post. The opinions expressed in this commentary are his. (CNN) Because we don't exactly live in a ...and more »