On the hit s sitcom Bewitched , Dick York played Darrin Stephens, the long-suffering mortal married to witch-turned-housewife, Samantha. For audiences used to seeing York, no onscreen explanation was given, or even alluded to. Public speculation regarding the abrupt recasting included a dispute with the network, clashes with fellow cast members or disagreements with showrunners. Born September 4, , in Fort Wayne, Indiana to a salesman father and seamstress mother, it was a parochial school nun who first spotted his talent for acting and encouraged York to seek coaching. At 15 he had a regular role on the radio show That Brewster Boy.
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She appeared under the stage name of Ruth Powell, and had supporting bit roles in such films as The Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse and Hearts and Trumps with Nazimova. He appeared in two dozen plays with the Stanford Players Theater. Sargent appeared in feature films following his debut in Prisoner of War In the movie Bernardine , the little-known Sargent had his most important role to date, as lovesick teenager Sanford "Fofo" Wilson. The character was the main focus of the story, but Sargent's work was overshadowed by the presence of several famous names in the cast, including Hollywood legend Janet Gaynor , sitcom star Ronnie Burns , and Pat Boone , who had just become a singing sensation and was making his film debut. Chicken starring Don Knotts in For three seasons, from to , he played Darrin Stephens on Bewitched , replacing ailing actor Dick York , a role he had previously turned down.
The book features gay marriage, hits out at slavery and imperialism and predicts the climate crisis — years after the birth of its author, Herman Melville, it has never been more important. T hursday marks the th birthday of Herman Melville — the author of the greatest unread novel in the English language. It is the Mount Everest of literature: huge and apparently insurmountable, its snowy peak as elusive as the tail of the great white whale himself.
People ought to be free to enter into any kind of relationship they want to. Bush backs a constitutional amendment prohibiting gay marriage, a move Cheney says was prompted by various judicial rulings, including the action in Massachusetts that made gay marriage legal. For many pro-family voters, protecting traditional marriage ranks ahead of the economy and job creation as a campaign issue.