Remembrances 2017


Remembering those who passed away in 2017…


These lists and reviews are about actors, actresses and others in the profession who sadly passed away in 2017.

With posts on John Hurt, Bill Paxton, Erin Moran, Roger Moore, John Noakes, Adam West, Brian Cant, Barry Norman, Martin Landau, John Heard, Jared Martin, Sam Shephard, Robert Hardy, Harry Dean Stanton, John Hillerman, Rodney Bewes and Keith Chegwin.



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Reliving Happy Days with Erin Moran

A Wee Post remembering a childhood favourite, Erin Moran’s Joanie…

As a kid in the 1970s, essential TV tea time viewing included this lovely actress in Happy Days.

Recalling Blue Peter’s All Action Hero, John Noakes

Some Seventies Memories of Blue Peter’s Avuncular Yorkshire Presenter…

I was sad to learn of the passing away of 1970s Children’s Telly presenter, John Noakes. He will always fondly be remembered as my fave Blue Peter presenter.

Treasuring Adam West Playing Himself and Batman Forever

Playing Batman and the much Self Parodied Man Behind the Mask…

Recently, Adam West a much-loved actor of superhero stardom for many years passed away. West didn’t just play a superhero, his self-portrayal roles soared above the best of the rest..

Reliving the Movies with Barry Norman

A Tribute to a Great Critic, Interviewer and Writer on All Things Movie…

Writing on the film critic whose reviews were often more entertaining than the movie.