May 10, 1988 |
Jack Hemingway was prepared for the worst. Time after time, Ernest Hemingway's eldest son has cringed and fumed at biographies or screen portrayals that he feels have distorted, sensationalized and exploited his father's life and writings, both for commercial payoff or literary blood sport. But now comes "Hemingway," the six-hour docudrama starring Stacy Keach as America's most celebrated writer. The two-part story concludes tonight on KCOP Channel 13.
December 18, 1985 |
An Ernest Hemingway novel dealing with bisexuality and a young writer's difficulty balancing marriage and career will be published in May, the late author's publisher said Tuesday. "The Garden of Eden" has been praised by Hemingway's son, Jack, as containing "as good a writing as my father ever did." Publisher Charles Scribner Jr. said the book "will stand on an equal footing with the other novels he has done."
April 6, 2013 |
Mariel Hemingway, makeup-free and in sweats, is gorgeous. That bone structure, her cheetah-like build and flowing hair have been familiar for decades. What's disarming is her forthright approach to a rough family history and her determination to live the happy and healthy life that eluded so many of her relatives. She knows a lot, she says, about what it takes to live a happy life - no matter your cheekbones or pedigree. Perhaps it's because she's seen enough unhappiness to last many lifetimes: for starters, the suicides of her supermodel sister and her legendary grandfather, as well as five other relatives.
May 3, 2005 |
Although fish literature rarely hooks non-anglers, knowing the lingo isn't necessary to enjoy these collected stories, columns and poetry. The father-as-fisherman theme ranges from an aloof-but-kind Ernest Hemingway on a Montana river, depicted by his son Jack Hemingway, to the bumbling dad presented by W. Bruce Cameron, knocking his son into the lake and losing a big fish to boot.
November 28, 1986 |
Mary Hemingway, a foreign correspondent who became the often embattled wife but "always good friend" of the fabled author, has died, it was learned today. Jack Hemingway, the Nobel laureate's eldest son by an earlier marriage, said the writer's widow was 78 when she died Wednesday at St. Luke's Hospital in New York City. Death was attributed only to "a long illness."