He's an interesting character and apparently the owner of a very nice Italian restaurant called Piero's in Las Vegas. Apparently Jerry Lewis is fairly well-known for visiting there as well as a number of other stars.
I hate to enter another Private profile, but I suppose I can transfer it to Notables and then it will stay closed until he passes away one day. Actually, Frederick Jack Glusman was born in Winnipeg in according to all the records I've been able to find. His father, Benjamin "Benny" Glusman was also born in Winnipeg in He died young in in Richmond, B.
His father, Elisha Glusman, was born about in Russia. I went ahead and entered Benny's profile, just in case you want to see the research. Great work Scott! Damone lobbied for marriage at first; he proposed a few months after they started dating.
The bracelet can be opened only with a tiny screwdriver that Damone wears around his neck on a gold chain. Over the years many black fans rejected Carroll because of her liaisons with white men.
They had one daughter, and the marriage ended in They split after three months. The union ended in when Robert was killed in a car crash.
Damone, too, has a history of matrimonial failures. In he married Italian actress Pier Angeli, with whom he had a son. Please complete the process by verifying your email address.
If you can't find the email you can resend it here. Some features on this site require a subscription. She played princess in a fur and knew nothing about the game she was supposed to be playing. Maybe she thought she was on Steve Allen. Diahann claimed to be all high-minded about it by saying that it would have been one thing if the role had gone to another black actress, but that it was offensive that the story of a black character would be rewritten to cast a Eurasion actress.
But I'm sure the race thing was bullshit and she would have been just as pissed if it were a black movie star who stole her role. I know she did it in Canada, but I can't remember if it was her who was supposedly so atrocious. Can't think why, unless her voice was just completely shot to shit by that point. God, I could have killed Pearl Bailey by the end of it all. In fact it's a much better vocal performance than the atrocity that was the Glenn Close recording.
Dominique Devereaux is the most fabulous lounge singer in all of Denver, and you may quote me on that. She and Streisand have been good friends for decades. The producers of "Dynasty" saw her GG performance and hired her on the spot. No, you are wrong, R It was Rita Mereno who was the disaster. She was very glamorous and refined in the role and did not play it for camp like Petula and Elaine or as grand opera like Buckley and Close. She had so many great numbers in House of Flowers I can't imagine she needed another one.
Actually, better material than Pearlie Mae and I love her songs, too. Written, directed, produced, and obsessed over by Hal Kanter. I think they took the reins of "Julia" away from him after the first 2 seasons. He's a distant relative and must be close to years old. She does an amazing nightclub act these days - she played Feinstein's two years in a row and gave amazing performances. The first time she even had a baton conductor not one who simultaneously played piano! At Feinstein's!
Email required. Comment required. Enlarge Image. Diahann Carroll circa Getty Images. Most Popular This Week 1. Crucial clue emerges in Naya Rivera search. Naya Rivera's ex-husband Ryan Dorsey reunites with son after disappearance. Exhausted Naya Rivera struggled to save son as boat drifted — but couldn't save herself. Skip to main content Skip to footer site map. Page: 1. Why was Diahann Carroll replaced in her last two B'way shows?
The official reason Carroll left On Golden Pond was a herniated disc — but I always heard it was as much due to trouble remembering lines. Without blinking an eye, she said 'Was she very beautiful? Carroll was a Goddess. She identified with Dr King in the civil rights movement with a simple kiss.
She left the world better than she found it. We are in her debt. We miss her so much already.Oct 04, · Diahann Carroll, TV’s history-making star of NBC’s s sitcom "Julia" and Broadway’s Tony Award-winning star of the musical "No Strings," has .