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Jon Lovitz Commits To Lifelong Stand Up Gig

June 1st, 2007 1:08pm EDT
Jon Lovitz
Comedian Jon Lovitz has committed to appear at a Los Angeles comedy club - for the rest of his life. The funnyman will perform at the Laugh Factory every Wednesday until his death.

He says, "Who knows? I could become the Don Ho of Los Angeles. God knows I've got enough Hawaiian shirts."

Jamie Masada, the club's owner, explains, "If he's in New York to do a movie or something, he can appear at the Laugh Factory there. But he's committed to every Wednesday night. His contract is very lucrative. If he lives to be 100 years old, I'll owe him part of the club."

Lovitz will also...

Thousands Attend Memorial Service For Don Ho

May 7th, 2007 11:28am EDT
Don Ho
Thousands of fans gathered in Hawaii on Saturday to remember the life of late singer Don Ho. The admirers paid their respects at the Waikiki Beach service, while the star's children sang and an Air Force guard presented a US flag to the retired pilot's family.

The Tiny Bubbles singer's ashes were then shipped into the ocean and scattered at sea. The crooner passed away in Hawaii last month after suffering heart problems.

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(This news article provided by World Entertainment News Network)

Legendary Hawaiian Singer Don Ho Has Died

April 15th, 2007 10:55am EDT
Don Ho
Legendary singer Don Ho has died of heart failure. He was 76. The crooner passed away in Hawaii yesterday after suffering heart problems for the past several years.

In 2005 the Tiny Bubbles singer even underwent an experimental stem cell procedure on his heart in Thailand.

Promoter Tom Moffatt, who attended Ho's final Waikiki show on Thursday, said the performer had given no sign of ill health. He says, "Don was in great spirits. He was fine."

Ho often insisted his successful career was an accident, laughing, "I had no intention of being an entertainer. I just played songs...

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