Jack Klugman News

107k
Listen to Jack Klugman
and similar artists
Play Now

Home > Actors > K > Klugman, Jack > News



Jack Klugman's Cause Of Death Determined To Be Cancer

January 6th, 2013 8:07am EST
Jack Klugman
Cancer killed movie and TV veteran Jack Klugman, according to the actor's death certificate.

The former Quincy, M.E. and The Odd Couple star died at his home in California on December 24, and now it has been revealed the cause of death was prostate cancer, according to TMZ.com.

Klugman beat throat cancer in the late 1980s and had to train himself to speak again after the disease claimed his voice.

Born in Pennsylvania, Klugman played Oscar Madison opposite the late Tony Randall in TV show The Odd Couple in the 1970s, and then found international acclaim a decade later as crime-solving ...
READ MORE

Gone But Not Forgotten: Remembering The Celebrities Who Left Us In 2012

December 31st, 2012 3:00pm EST
Whitney Houston
As 2012 comes to a close please click through to take a look back and remember all the actors, actresses, musicians, singers, writers, directors, producers and others who have entertained us over the years but left us during the past year.

They may be gone but their legacies will live on... R.I.P.

Etta James the "At Last" singer died of complications from Leukemia on January 20 at age 73.

Welcome Back Kotter star Robert Hegyes, who played Juan Luis Pedro Phillipo de Huevos Epstein on the show, died of a heart attack at age 60 on January 26.

Singer & reality TV star Leslie Cart...
READ MORE

'The Odd Couple' Star Jack Klugman Dies At 90

December 25th, 2012 1:00pm EST
Jack Klugman
Beloved television star Jack Klugman has died at his home in California. He was 90.

The former Odd Couple and Quincy, M.E. (medical examiner) star passed away on Monday. His son Adam told the L.A. Times that his health had been declining over the last year or so.

Klugman was diagnosed with throat cancer in 1974 and battled the disease for over a decade. He finally had parts of his larynx removed in the late 1980s and lost his voice, but he trained himself to speak again.

Born in Pennsylvania, Klugman played Oscar Madison opposite the late Tony Randall in TV show The Odd Couple in the 1...
READ MORE

Celebrity Horoscope: Taurus

April 21st, 2008 8:00am EDT
Renee Zellweger
People who inhabit the Taurus sign (April 20-May 20) have a great work ethic and are reliable, honest, and determined. They don't take any unnecessary risks and are not easily distracted. In other words, they're taskmasters.

Take Cher, for example. She's been working since she was 17 - that's 45 years in the business and one heck of a work ethic. Although she "officially retired" following her 2005 farewell tour, she is contracted to perform over 200 shows over the next three years.

Those born under the bull sign also like to live comfortably. That's not a difficult thi...
READ MORE

Celebrity Birthdays, April 27

April 27th, 2007 3:00am EDT
Ace Frehley
Happy Birthday To "The Lion, The Witch, and The Wardrobe" actor William Moseley (1987), Fall Out Boy singer Patrick Stump (1984), Scottish singer Sheena Easton (1959), KISS guitarist Ace Frehley (1951), soul singer Ann Peebles (1947), singer Cuba Gooding, Sr. (1944), "Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?" Oscar winner Sandy Dennis (1937; d. 1992), prolific disc-jockey/voice actor Casey Kasem (1932), "The Odd Couple" star Jack Klugman (1922), baseball legends Enos Slaughter (1916; d. 2002) and Rogers Hornsby (1896; d. 1963), and 18th President of The United States Ulysses S. Grant (1822; d. 1885)...
READ MORE

'Seinfeld' Gets Top Honors at TV DVD Awards

October 5th, 2006 10:52am EDT
Seinfeld
Seasons five and six of Seinfeld won top honors at the third annual “TV DVD Awards,” presented Wednesday night in Century City, Calif. The collections won the coveted “Best of Show” award, with judges praising bonus materials such as cast commentaries, deleted scenes and "Sein-Imation" takes on various scenes from the show.

Jack Klugman, star of The Odd Couple, and Robert Conrad, of "Wild Wild West" fame, were honored with the third annual TV DVD Lifetime Achievement Award.

Other TV DVD Award winners, in 15 categories selected by consumers through a month-long online vote:

Be...
READ MORE

Celebrity Birthdays, April 27

April 27th, 2006 3:00am EDT
Ace Frehley
Happy Birthday To "The Lion, The Witch, and The Wardrobe" actor William Moseley (1987), Fall Out Boy singer Patrick Stump (1984), Scottish singer Sheena Easton (1959), KISS guitarist Ace Frehley (1951), soul singer Ann Peebles (1947), singer Cuba Gooding, Sr. (1944), "Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?" Oscar winner Sandy Dennis (1937; d. 1992), prolific disc-jockey/voice actor Casey Kasem (1932), "The Odd Couple" star Jack Klugman (1922), baseball legends Enos Slaughter (1916; d. 2002) and Rogers Hornsby (1896; d. 1963), and 18th President of The United States Ulysses S. Grant (1822; d. 1885)...
READ MORE

Late Night With Conan O'Brien Guests & Musical Acts For December

November 29th, 2005 3:33pm EST
Conan O
NBC has released the list of guests and musical performers on Late Night With Conan O'Brien for the month of Decemeber. Some notable guests include Heidi Klum, Jim Carrey, Lara Flynn Boyle, Adrien Brody, Coldplay and The White Stripes. The full list is below...

These listings are subject to change. More performers/guests are still TBA. Check local listings for exact showtimes.

Thursday, Dec. 1:

Alan Alda, Billy Joel

Friday, Dec. 2:

Gisele Bundchen, Dane Cook, The White Stripes

Monday, Dec. 5:

Tim Robbins, Isla Fisher, Common

Tuesday, Dec. 6:

Adrien Brody, ...
READ MORE




Browse More Actors:
# A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z