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January 4, 1996
Actor Mark Harmon rescued two teenage boys Wednesday from a burning car that had crashed near his Brentwood home, a Los Angeles Fire Department spokesman said. "Mr. Harmon broke out the car windows and pulled the boys to safety," said Brian Humphrey, a Fire Department spokesman. "The youths owe their lives to the action of Mr. Harmon," he said. One youth suffered severe burns over 30% of his body and was taken to UCLA Medical Center, Humphrey said.
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November 21, 2013 | By Patrick Kevin Day
Got 10 days around New Year's with nothing to do? Hop on a flight to Japan to catch up on "NCIS" and be a part of history while you're at it. In an attempt to land in the Guinness World Record books for "longest uninterrupted transmission of a TV series," Fox Japan, part of Fox International Channels, has announced plans to air 234 episodes of the long-running CBS series "NCIS. " The police procedural starring Mark Harmon is currently airing its 11th season in the United States, but the marathon in Japan will only cover seasons 1-10.
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NEWS
January 25, 1990 | ANN CONWAY
She loves him. No doubt about it. You could see it in her eyes when she asked him: "Would you like me to get you something to eat?" You could see it in her smile, the one she kept flashing at him through the exploding flashbulbs, the interviews, the handshakes with fellow cast members.
ENTERTAINMENT
July 10, 2013 | By Scott Collins
Someone call the Mossad: Cote de Pablo is leaving "NCIS. " The Chilean-born actress has decided to call it quits after eight seasons of playing Ziva David, the Israeli agent on CBS' hit crime drama. De Pablo will return long enough to wrap up her character's story, but she won't be staying for the rest of the show's 11th season, she and producers revealed in statements Wednesday. PHOTOS: Celebrities by The Times "We respect Cote's decision, thank her for being an important part of the 'NCIS' team, and for eight terrific years playing Ziva David," the network and studio wrote in a joint statement.
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May 27, 1993 | GREG HERNANDEZ
"Stealing Home" (1988), directed by Steven Kampmann and Will Aldis. 98 minutes. Rated PG-13. Jodie Foster has never been more luminous than she is in this film about a washed-up baseball player Billy Wyatt (Mark Harmon), who recalls his friendship with a free spirit.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
August 19, 1987 | EDWARD J. BOYER, Times Staff Writer
Actor Mark Harmon dropped his bid Tuesday to gain custody of his 12-year-old nephew Sam, ending a bitter fight with the youngster's mother, Harmon's sister Kristin, the ex-wife of the late rock star Rick Nelson. The estranged brother and sister, children of University of Michigan football all-American Tom Harmon and actress Elyse Knox, appeared to have begun their reconciliation as they emerged from a courtroom in the Los Angeles County Courthouse with their arms around one another.
ENTERTAINMENT
April 27, 1988 | DEBORAH CAULFIELD, Arts and entertainment reports from The Times, national and international news services and the nation's press
With husband Mark Harmon coaching breathing during delivery, actress Pam Dawber gave birth to a boy Monday. Sean Thomas Harmon weighed 8 pounds, 14 ounces and measured 22 inches long, a spokesman for Dawber said Tuesday. The spokesman said he would not name the Los Angeles-area hospital because of the couple's desire for privacy. It is the first child for Harmon, 36, and Dawber, 35, who were married March 21, 1987.
ENTERTAINMENT
January 11, 1988 | DEBORAH CAULFIELD, Arts and entertainment reports from The Times, national and international news services and the nation's press
Non-emergency surgery for star Mark Harmon has forced cancellation of a month-long run of the play "Bus Stop" at the Ahmanson Theater, a spokesman said Friday. Harmon is scheduled to undergo surgery this month for complications of an old shoulder injury, the spokesman said, adding that he didn't know when the actor would be hospitalized. "Bus Stop" was scheduled to run from Feb. 11 through April 10.
ENTERTAINMENT
July 10, 2013 | By Scott Collins
Someone call the Mossad: Cote de Pablo is leaving "NCIS. " The Chilean-born actress has decided to call it quits after eight seasons of playing Ziva David, the Israeli agent on CBS' hit crime drama. De Pablo will return long enough to wrap up her character's story, but she won't be staying for the rest of the show's 11th season, she and producers revealed in statements Wednesday. PHOTOS: Celebrities by The Times "We respect Cote's decision, thank her for being an important part of the 'NCIS' team, and for eight terrific years playing Ziva David," the network and studio wrote in a joint statement.
ENTERTAINMENT
November 24, 1985 | Daniel Perez
The Adolph Coors Co. isn't crying in its beer over the upcoming AIDS-related demise on "St. Elsewhere" of Dr. Robert Caldwell--alias Mark Harmon, the macho Coors spokesman in a series of outdoorsy ads. "His role as our spokesman," said a Coors spokeswoman, reading from a prepared statement, "is one that is totally separate from his fictional role on 'St. Elsewhere.'
ENTERTAINMENT
May 18, 2008 | Choire Sicha, Special to The Times
Mark HARMON stars on CBS' "NCIS" -- the two-hour Season 5 finale airs on Tuesday night. He has appeared on "The West Wing," "Chicago Hope," "Moonlighting," "St. Elsewhere" -- and "The Love Boat." He and his spouse, Pam Dawber, have two sons. -- I'm shocked by the network's order for 27 episodes for next year. This schedule, we've been working six-day weeks since the Second of March. We've done that before here. This group is somewhat used to it.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
January 4, 1996
Actor Mark Harmon rescued two teenage boys Wednesday from a burning car that had crashed near his Brentwood home, a Los Angeles Fire Department spokesman said. "Mr. Harmon broke out the car windows and pulled the boys to safety," said Brian Humphrey, a Fire Department spokesman. "The youths owe their lives to the action of Mr. Harmon," he said. One youth suffered severe burns over 30% of his body and was taken to UCLA Medical Center, Humphrey said.
NEWS
May 27, 1993 | GREG HERNANDEZ
"Stealing Home" (1988), directed by Steven Kampmann and Will Aldis. 98 minutes. Rated PG-13. Jodie Foster has never been more luminous than she is in this film about a washed-up baseball player Billy Wyatt (Mark Harmon), who recalls his friendship with a free spirit.
NEWS
January 25, 1990 | ANN CONWAY
She loves him. No doubt about it. You could see it in her eyes when she asked him: "Would you like me to get you something to eat?" You could see it in her smile, the one she kept flashing at him through the exploding flashbulbs, the interviews, the handshakes with fellow cast members.
ENTERTAINMENT
November 12, 1989 | Pat H. Broeske \f7
In the wake of his third big-screen dud--the current box-office loser "Worth Winning"--Mark Harmon has shifted career gears. He's starring opposite Theresa Russell in "Cold Heaven," directed by the offbeat Nicolas Roeg, due out next year. "Audiences are going to see a different side of Mark," predicted J.J. Harris, Harmon's agent of eight months. (We've been tipped that for storyline purposes, makeup will alter Harmon's glamour-boy features.
ENTERTAINMENT
October 27, 1989 | KEVIN THOMAS, TIMES STAFF WRITER
What makes "Worth Winning" (citywide) so depressing is that so much effort and talent has been expended on such a bad idea. It's hard to imagine how the film makers thought they could make palatable, let alone amusing, the spectacle of a seasoned playboy accepting a bet that he can get three women to accept his proposal of marriage within three months.
ENTERTAINMENT
November 12, 1989 | Pat H. Broeske \f7
In the wake of his third big-screen dud--the current box-office loser "Worth Winning"--Mark Harmon has shifted career gears. He's starring opposite Theresa Russell in "Cold Heaven," directed by the offbeat Nicolas Roeg, due out next year. "Audiences are going to see a different side of Mark," predicted J.J. Harris, Harmon's agent of eight months. (We've been tipped that for storyline purposes, makeup will alter Harmon's glamour-boy features.
ENTERTAINMENT
May 18, 2008 | Choire Sicha, Special to The Times
Mark HARMON stars on CBS' "NCIS" -- the two-hour Season 5 finale airs on Tuesday night. He has appeared on "The West Wing," "Chicago Hope," "Moonlighting," "St. Elsewhere" -- and "The Love Boat." He and his spouse, Pam Dawber, have two sons. -- I'm shocked by the network's order for 27 episodes for next year. This schedule, we've been working six-day weeks since the Second of March. We've done that before here. This group is somewhat used to it.
ENTERTAINMENT
April 27, 1988 | DEBORAH CAULFIELD, Arts and entertainment reports from The Times, national and international news services and the nation's press
With husband Mark Harmon coaching breathing during delivery, actress Pam Dawber gave birth to a boy Monday. Sean Thomas Harmon weighed 8 pounds, 14 ounces and measured 22 inches long, a spokesman for Dawber said Tuesday. The spokesman said he would not name the Los Angeles-area hospital because of the couple's desire for privacy. It is the first child for Harmon, 36, and Dawber, 35, who were married March 21, 1987.
ENTERTAINMENT
January 11, 1988 | DEBORAH CAULFIELD, Arts and entertainment reports from The Times, national and international news services and the nation's press
Non-emergency surgery for star Mark Harmon has forced cancellation of a month-long run of the play "Bus Stop" at the Ahmanson Theater, a spokesman said Friday. Harmon is scheduled to undergo surgery this month for complications of an old shoulder injury, the spokesman said, adding that he didn't know when the actor would be hospitalized. "Bus Stop" was scheduled to run from Feb. 11 through April 10.
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