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February 4, 2012
A memorial service for actor James Farentino will be held at 11:30 a.m. Saturday at Good Shepherd Catholic Church, 505 N. Bedford Drive, Beverly Hills. Farentino, 73, died Jan. 24 after a lengthy illness.
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CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
February 4, 2012
A memorial service for actor James Farentino will be held at 11:30 a.m. Saturday at Good Shepherd Catholic Church, 505 N. Bedford Drive, Beverly Hills. Farentino, 73, died Jan. 24 after a lengthy illness.
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May 4, 2003 | Irene Lacher, Special to The Times
"I knew you were going to get to this," James Farentino is saying. Farentino's past has preceded him, and it's oddly relevant to his present, which has been percolating on the Geffen Playhouse stage. There Farentino, the toast of '60s movieland, is resurrecting one of the decade's hangovers in the Rebecca Gilman play "Boy Gets Girl," which runs through next Sunday.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
January 25, 2012 | By Bob Pool, Los Angeles Times
Actor James Farentino, whose private life was sometimes as dramatic as the roles he played in theater and on television, died Tuesday at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles. He was 73 and had suffered from a lengthy illness, said family spokesman Bob Palmer. Best known for his TV work, Farentino was one of the last contract performers with Universal Studios in the 1960s. His nearly 100 roles included recurring appearances in such series as "The Bold Ones: The Lawyers," "Dynasty," "Blue Thunder" and "Police Story.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
January 25, 2012 | By Bob Pool, Los Angeles Times
Actor James Farentino, whose private life was sometimes as dramatic as the roles he played in theater and on television, died Tuesday at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles. He was 73 and had suffered from a lengthy illness, said family spokesman Bob Palmer. Best known for his TV work, Farentino was one of the last contract performers with Universal Studios in the 1960s. His nearly 100 roles included recurring appearances in such series as "The Bold Ones: The Lawyers," "Dynasty," "Blue Thunder" and "Police Story.
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November 15, 1992 | SUSAN KING, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Michele Lee and James Farentino had a stormy 15-year marriage. Their divorce, however, has been a rousing success. Lee, best known as Karen MacKenzie on CBS' long-running soap "Knots Landing," and Farentino, who starred in the short-lived ABC comedy "Julie," divorced 11 years ago. Their marriage produced a son, David, now 23.
ENTERTAINMENT
December 14, 2000
"A Private Spirit . . . A Celebration of the Music and Wit of Noel Coward," will open on Dec. 22 at 8 p.m. in a holiday run at the Tiffany Theaters, 8532 Sunset Blvd., West Hollywood. Created by singer and actor Don Snell, who portrays theater legend Noel Coward and will perform 14 Coward songs, the show is directed by Robert Schrock, former Celebration Theatre producing artistic director. The holiday schedule will continue Dec. 23 at 8 p.m., Dec. 24 at 7 p.m., Dec. 27-29 at 8 p.m. and Dec.
ENTERTAINMENT
November 14, 1992 | N.F. MENDOZA
The networks' November sweeps ratings battle heats up Sunday night with three new programs. On ABC at 8 p.m., it's the first of the two-part miniseries "The Jacksons: An American Dream," a drama about the pop music family starring Lawrence-Hilton Jacobs, Angela Bassett and Holly Robinson, (7)(3)(10)(42). The miniseries concludes Wednesday at 9 p.m.
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March 24, 1990 | STEVE WEINSTEIN
Dogs, gossip and desegregation blossom on the small screen for this first weekend of spring. The "Pet Health Test," airing today at 4:30 p.m. on KCBS Channel 2, provides answers to such questions as how to housebreak a puppy and what household items are most dangerous to pets. Dr. Frank Field hosts. Famous couples talk about their personal lives on "Mary Hart Presents: Love in the Public Eye," Sunday at 6 p.m. on Channel 4. Among those divulging their romantic secrets are President and Mrs.
ENTERTAINMENT
May 4, 2003 | Irene Lacher, Special to The Times
"I knew you were going to get to this," James Farentino is saying. Farentino's past has preceded him, and it's oddly relevant to his present, which has been percolating on the Geffen Playhouse stage. There Farentino, the toast of '60s movieland, is resurrecting one of the decade's hangovers in the Rebecca Gilman play "Boy Gets Girl," which runs through next Sunday.
NEWS
November 15, 1992 | SUSAN KING, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Michele Lee and James Farentino had a stormy 15-year marriage. Their divorce, however, has been a rousing success. Lee, best known as Karen MacKenzie on CBS' long-running soap "Knots Landing," and Farentino, who starred in the short-lived ABC comedy "Julie," divorced 11 years ago. Their marriage produced a son, David, now 23.
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