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Where Are They Now - Friday, September 30, 2016

Hello fans,


Where has my Valley Girl gone? Today, we are going to discover the whereabouts of iconic '80s actress Deborah Foreman.

From Valley Girl and Real Genius to April Fool's Day and Waxwork, who can you not love Deborah Foreman?

Let's find out what's she been doing these days.

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Steve


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--DEAD OR ALIVE?--

See if you know if the following celebrities have had a visit from the "Grim Reaper":

Genevieve Bujold: French-Canadian actress, starred in the movies "Anne of the Thousand Days", "The Trojan Women", "Coma" and "Dead Ringers"

Arthur Duncan: Tap dancer, known especially for his many appearances on the TV music show "The Lawrence Welk Show"

Frank Gorshin: He played The Riddler on the TV series "Batman" and was known for his skill as an impressionist



(Answer at the bottom)

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Deborah Foreman

Learn More About Deborah Foreman

BIRTH DATE: October 12, 1962, Montebello, California

BIRTH NAME: Deborah Lynn Foreman

NICKNAME: Peanut

CLAIM TO FAME: She is best known for her starring role in the 1983 movie Valley Girl.

FAMILY LIFE: Sorry, no info found.

INFO: Foreman's parents enrolled her at the Barbazon School of Modeling when she was 13 to help her overcome shyness.

While in high school, she was hired by local photographer Wally Lewis for newspaper and catalog ads. She had a chance meeting with a representative of Wilhelmina Models that led to her signing with their California office and modeling assignments for Maybelline cosmetics.

When she moved to Los Angeles, Foreman took acting lessons from a variety of teachers, and landed her first acting job in a comedy pilot for NBC's The Grady Nutt Show. Her first starring role was in the feature film Valley Girl (1983), which brought her national fame.

In 1986, she was named Most Promising New Star by ShoWest, the largest and most notable film convention in the world. However, after Valley Girl, Foreman had a hard time finding success with movie roles. She starred in the 1986 comedy My Chauffeur, and in the mystery April Fool's Day.

Over the next several years, she appeared in a number of low-budget horror movies and independent films.

TRIVIA: Daughter of Lynette and Clyde Foreman, a Marine Corps pilot.

Was raised in Arizona and Texas.

Graduated Richardson High School (Texas), class of 1980.

WHERE IS SHE NOW: Foreman is a certified yoga instructor through Yoga Works and is a certified Stott Pilates instructor working at Grace Anatomy Studio in Studio City, CA. She is a graphic artist, and also hand-paints furniture which she sells. She owns her own pilates studio in West Hollywood.

OFFICIAL WEBSITE: deborahforeman.net

CREDITS:

2016 The Jimmy Star Show with Ron Russell (TV Series)...Guest

2008 Beautiful Loser...Carly

1995 The Marshal (TV series)...Callie Fetter
Gone Fishing (1995)

1991 Lunatics: A Love Story...Nancy

1991 MacGyver (TV series)...Beth Webb
Eye of Osiris (1991)

1989 Friends, Lovers, & Lunatics...Annie

1989 Lobster Man from Mars...Mary

1989 The Experts...Jill

1989 Sundown: The Vampire in Retreat...Sandy

1988 Waxwork...Sarah

1988 Destroyer...Susan Malone

1987 Grizzly II: The Concert...Chrissy Hollister

1986 Charlie Barnett's Terms of Enrollment (video)...Coed / Recruiter

1986 Maggie (TV movie)...Alyce Farnsworth

1986 April Fool's Day...Muffy / Buffy

1986 3:15...Sherry Havilland

1986 My Chauffeur...Casey Meadows

1985 Real Genius...Susan Decker

1984 Hot Pursuit (TV series)...Jody

1983 Valley Girl...Julie Richman

1983 Family Ties (TV series)...Mary Catherine
Stage Fright (1983)

1982 T.J. Hooker (TV series)...Alise Edwards / Jenny Clark

1982 In the Custody of Strangers (TV movie)...Karen

1982 I'm Dancing as Fast as I Can...Cindy (as Debby Lynn Foreman)

1982 Love in the Present Tense (TV movie)...Heather Jenkins

1981 The Grady Nutt Show (TV movie)...Becky Williams (as Debby Lynn)

To see Then & Now pictures of Deborah Foreman, visit: Celebrity Nooz

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--Answers to DEAD OR ALIVE--

Genevieve Bujold - ALIVE
Born: 07/01/1942

Arthur Duncan - ALIVE
Born: 09/25/1933

Frank Gorshin - DEAD (Cancer)
Born: 04/05/1933 Died: 05/17/2005

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WHO PASSED ON THIS WEEK...

9/28
Graham Hawkins, 70, English football player and manager.
Shimon Peres, 93, Polish-born Israeli statesman, President (2007-2014), Nobel Laureate (1994), stroke.
Max Walker, 68, Australian Test cricketer and football player, melanoma.

9/27
Randy Duncan, 79, American football player.
Abdiaziz Mohamed Ali Haji, Somali radio journalist (Shabelle Media Network), shot.
Syed Shamsul Haque, 81, Bangladeshi poet and writer.
Paddy O'Flaherty, 73, Northern Irish broadcaster.
Luis Ossio, 86, Bolivian politician, Vice President (1989-1993).
Sebastian Papaiani, 80, Romanian film and television actor.
Charles Schultze, 91, American economist and public policy analyst, complications from sepsis.
Hannan Shah, 74, Bangladeshi politician and army officer.
Serigne Abdou Thiam, 21, Qatari footballer, cancer.

9/26
Giovanni Alvarez (sv), 36, Swedish boxer.
Taz Anderson, 77, American football player (St. Louis Cardinals, Atlanta Falcons).
Joe Clay, 78, American rockabilly musician.
Jack Cotton, 91, American professional basketball player (Denver Nuggets).
Mark Dvoretsky, 68, Russian chess player and trainer.
Joseph Harmatz, 91, Lithuanian World War II Jewish partisan fighter and anti-Nazi avenger.
Sir Etim Inyang, 84, Nigerian policeman.
Lee Kwang-jong, 52, South Korean football player and coach, leukemia.
Herschell Gordon Lewis, 87, American film director (Blood Feast, Two Thousand Maniacs!).
Ioan Gyuri Pascu, 55, Romanian singer, producer, actor and comedian, heart attack.
Karel Ružicka, 76, Czech jazz pianist, Andel Award winner (1993).
Jackie Sewell, 89, English footballer (Notts County, Sheffield Wednesday, Aston Villa).

9/25
David Budbill, 76, American poet and playwright.
Henning Enoksen, 80, Danish footballer, Olympic silver medalist (1960).
José Fernández, 24, Cuban-born American baseball player (Miami Marlins), boat collision.
Nahed Hattar, 56, Jordanian writer, shot.
Mylan Hicks, 23, American football player (Calgary Stampeders, Michigan State Spartans), shot.
Kashif, 59, American musician (B.T. Express) and record producer.
Jack Kirrane, 88, American ice hockey player, Olympic gold medalist (1960).
Hagen Liebing, 55, German musician (Die Ärzte).
K. Madhavan, 101, Indian politician.
René Marsiglia, 57, French football player and manager (Lille, Nice).
David Padilla, 89, Bolivian politician, President (1978-1979).
Arnold Palmer, 87, American Hall of Fame professional golfer.
Jean Shepard, 82, American honky tonk singer-songwriter ("A Dear John Letter", "Slippin' Away"), Parkinson's disease.
Joseph Sitruk, 71, Tunisian-born French rabbi.
Robert Weinberg, 70, American science fiction author.
Anthony Xu Ji-wei, 81, Chinese clandestine Roman Catholic prelate, Bishop of Taizhou (since 2010).

9/24
Buckwheat Zydeco, 68, American accordionist and bandleader, lung cancer.
Mel Charles, 81, Welsh footballer (Swansea, Arsenal, national team).
Andre Gambucci, 87, American ice hockey player.
Michael Kulich, 29, American adult entertainment executive.
Vladimir Kuzmichyov, 37, Russian footballer, traffic collision.
Wenche Lowzow, 90, Norwegian LGBT activist and politician, MP (1977-1985).
Arne Melchior, 91, Danish politician, MP (1973-1975, 1977-2001), Transport Minister (1982-86).
Klaus Moje, 79, German-Australian artist.
Bill Mollison, 88, Australian researcher, author, teacher and biologist.
Jack Nadel, 92, American entrepreneur and author.
Bill Nunn, 63, American actor (Do the Right Thing, Spider-Man, Sister Act), leukemia.
Matti Pulli, 83, Finnish ski jumping coach, Parkinson's disease.

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