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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 »

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 ...and more »

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, 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 »

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 »

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. Bell Icon. Get push notifications with news, features and more. + Follow. Following. You'll get the latest updates on this ...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 ...and more »

Where to Stream 5 Great Sam Shepard Movies - New York Times

Sam Shepard, who died last week at 73, was a true renaissance man. As a playwright, he was the toast of Broadway and a Pulitzer Prize recipient. And he had no trouble making the transition to screens small and large, winning over audiences as an actor ...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 »

This Is How Sam Shepard Revolutionized Theater - Daily Beast

In Sam Shepard's True West, maybe the finest of his many fine plays, two brothers confront each other in their mother's apartment, which they are allowing to go to rack and ruin. One has become a successful but frustrated Californian screenwriter, the ...and more »