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Famous and Gravy
Famous and Gravy
14th Street Studios

On every episode we choose a celebrity who died between 1 and 10 years ago. We then go through a series of... more

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Likable Villain (Alan Rickman)

This person died in 2016, age 69. In an acting career spanning more than 40 years, he played a panoply... more

12 Jun 2024 · 1 hour, 6 minutes
Purple Reign (Prince)

This person died in 2016 at age 57. He won an Academy Award in 1985, and a Webby Lifetime Achievement... more

29 May 2024 · 1 hour, 18 minutes
Hungarian Socialite (Zsa Zsa Gabor)

This person died in 2016 at age 99. She appeared as a nightclub manager in Orson Welles’ 1958 “Touch of... more

15 May 2024 · 58 minutes
Poetic Justice (Maya Angelou)

This person died in 2014 at age 86. She was a Tony-nominated stage actress, and a calypso dancer for a... more

01 May 2024 · 1 hour, 11 minutes
Love and OJ Jokes (Norm Macdonald)

This person died in 2021, age 61. His brother Neil once told a reporter that he almost joined the newspaper... more

17 Apr 2024 · 1 hour, 12 minutes
The Masterclass Act (Philip Seymour Hoffman)

His mother was a former family court judge, and his father worked for the Xerox corporation. The New York Times... more

03 Apr 2024 · 1 hour, 3 minutes
Professor on Elm Street (Wes Craven)

He taught English at Westminster College in Pennsylvania, and was also a high school teacher. He directed the drama “Music... more

20 Mar 2024 · 52 minutes
Mind Traveler (Oliver Sacks)

When he moved to California in the early 1960s, he befriended the poet Thom Gunn, began entering weight-lifting competitions and... more

06 Mar 2024 · 1 hour, 4 minutes
Defiant One (Sidney Poitier)

In 2009, he was awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom. Although often simmering with repressed anger, his characters responded to... more

21 Feb 2024 · 1 hour, 3 minutes
Surely You Can’t Be Serious x Famous & Gravy

Imagine this: You’re on a desert island, and you can choose one actor or actress – and ONLY ONE –... more

07 Feb 2024 · 1 hour, 11 minutes
Famous and Gravy
Likable Villain (Alan Rickman)
Famous and Gravy