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Where Are They Now - Friday, October 14, 2016

Hello fans,


I was just watching 'Salem's Lot' to get in the mood for Halloween and began to wonder...where is David Soul these days?

If you're wondering where he went and what he is doing now, you better keep on reading!

Take care,
Steve


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--DEAD OR ALIVE?--

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

Martin Mull: Actor and comedian, played Leon on the TV series "Roseanne", also appeared in the series "Mary Hartman, Mary Hartman" and "Fernwood 2Nite" and many movies

Allen Funt: The man behind the TV show "Candid Camera"

Pia Zadora: Actress and singer, she appeared in "The Lonely Lady" and other poorly received movies, her singing career has been more successful



(Answer at the bottom)

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DAVID SOUL

Click Here to Learn More About David Soul

BIRTH DATE: August 28, 1943, Chicago, Illinois

BIRTH NAME: David Richard Solberg

CLAIM TO FAME: He is best known for his role as Detective Kenneth "Hutch" Hutchinson in the television program Starsky and Hutch (1975-1979).

FAMILY LIFE: Soul has been married five times and has five sons and a daughter.

Helen Snell (26 June 2010 - present)
Julia Nickson (December 1987 - 1993) (divorced)
Patti Carnel Sherman (12 October 1980 - 1986) (divorced)
Karen Carlson (22 June 1968 - 1977) (divorced)
Mim Solberg (7 December 1963 - 1965) (divorced)

INFO: Soul first entered the public eye when he made several appearances on The Merv Griffin Show in 1967 as the mysterious "Covered Man." Although on the program he told the audience he wanted to be known for his music, he made his film debut the same year in The Secret Sharer. He made television appearances on the shows Here Come the Brides and Owen Marshall: Counselor at Law before winning the role that would gain him superstar status.

Portraying Detective Ken "Hutch" Hutchinson on Starsky and Hutch from 1975-79, Soul found the success he needed to pursue other roles, as well as follow his ambition to be a singer/songwriter.

He went on to make several guest appearances on popular shows such as I Dream of Jeannie, McMillan & Wife, Cannon, Gunsmoke, All in the Family, Star Trek, The Streets of San Francisco and the TV miniseries World War III. On the big screen, he had roles in the 1971 film Johnny Got His Gun and as a vigilante cop in Magnum Force (1973) alongside Clint Eastwood.

During the mid 1970s, he released several hits as a pop singer, including Don't Give Up On Us, Going In With My Eyes Open; Silver Lady; Let's Have A Quiet Night In and It Sure Brings Out The Love In Your Eyes. He also had four top 10 singles and two top 10 albums in the UK around this time.

His career dwindled somewhat during the 1980s, with him only making some small appearances on television and in film. He starred in the television adaptation of Ken Follett's wartime drama The Key to Rebecca (1985), and as the infamous Florida robber Michael Platt in the TV film In the Line of Duty: The FBI Murders (1988).

TRIVIA: His mother was a singer and his father, Dr. Richard Solberg, was a Lutheran minister and educator.

His brother, Daniel Solberg, is a well known Lutheran minister and social activist.

Is a big fan of English football (soccer).

Is an avid skier, tennis player and loves to go "exploring" with his children.

Fluent in both German and Spanish.

Is of Norwegian descent.

WHERE IS HE NOW: Soul's been rumored to be filming 'Payne & Redemption' where he plays Deputy Chief Jim Coraggio, for a possible 2017 release.

OFFICIAL WEBSITE: davidsoul.com

CREDITS:

2013/I Filth...Punter

2012 Inspector Lewis (TV Series)...Paul Yelland
- The Indelible Stain

2011 Mermaids: The Body Found (TV Movie)...Narrator (voice)

2010 Crash Bang Wallow (Short)...Narrator (voice)

2009 Farewell...Hutton

2009 That Deadwood Feeling (Video)...Larry

2006 Old Dog (Short)...Chaney Gray / Sal

2005 Puritan...Eric Bridges

2005 Jerry Springer: The Opera (TV Movie)...Jerry Springer

2004 The Dark Lantern (TV Movie)...Storyteller

2004 Agatha Christie's Poirot (TV Series)...Andrew Pennington
- Death on the Nile (2004)

2004 Starsky & Hutch...Original Hutch

2004 Dalziel and Pascoe (TV Series)...Detective Gus D'Amato
- A Game of Soldiers (2004)

2002 Doctor Who: Death Comes to Time (TV Mini-Series)...Mission Control
- Death Comes to Time (2002)

2001-2002 Holby City (TV Series)...Alan Fletcher / Professor Alan Fletcher
- Change of Heart (2002) ... Alan Fletcher
- Going Gently (2001) ... Professor Alan Fletcher

2001 Tabloid...Harvey

1998 The New Adventures of Robin Hood (TV Series)...Clement the Hermit
- Vanishing Act (1998)

1998 Terror in the Mall (TV Movie)...Roger Karey

1995 The Girls of Lido (TV Mini-Series)...Walter

1995 Vents contraires (TV Movie)...Quill

1995 Sandra, the Rebel Princess (TV Mini-Series)...Zoltan Kouros

1994 High Tide (TV Series)...Brian Landis
- Sitting Ducks (1994) ... Brian Landis

1994 The Judge Is a Woman (TV Series)...Jerome Keaton
- Danse avec la mort (1994)

1994 Pentathlon...Heinrich Müller

1993 What's the Bet? (TV Series)
- Episode dated 25 May 1993 (1993)

1991-1993 Murder, She Wrote (TV Series)...Jordan Barnett / Wes McSorley
- Threshold of Fear (1993) ... Jordan Barnett
- A Killing in Vegas (1991) ... Wes McSorley

1988-1992 Jake and the Fatman (TV Series)...Dashiell Jaimeson / Nelson Boardman
- All Through the Night (1992) ... Dashiell Jaimeson
- How Long Has This Been Going On? (1988) ... Nelson Boardman

1992 Grave Secrets: The Legacy of Hilltop Drive (TV Movie)...Sam Haney

1992 Perry Mason: The Case of the Fatal Framing (TV Movie)...Truman York

1991 Cry in the Wild: The Taking of Peggy Ann (TV Movie)...Terry Anderson

1990 Tides of War...Martin Henkle

1990 The Bride in Black (TV Movie)...Owen Malloy / John McGuire

1990 In the Cold of the Night...Dr. Frieberg

1990 The Young Riders (TV Series)...Jeremy Styles
- Gathering Clouds: Part 2 (1990) ... Jeremy Styles
- Gathering Clouds: Part 1 (1990) ... Jeremy Styles

1990 So Proudly We Hail (TV Movie)...Alden Ernst

1989 Prime Target (TV Movie)...Peter Armetage

1989 Deadly Nightmares (TV Series)...Cooper Halliday
- Renaissance (1989)

1989 Unsub (TV Series)...John Westley "Westy" Grayson / Wes Grayson

1989 Alfred Hitchcock Presents (TV Series)...Michael Dennison
- Don't Sell Yourself Short (1989)

1988 In the Line of Duty: The F.B.I. Murders (TV Movie)...Michael Lee Platt

1988 Bloodstone...Sandy McVey (voice, uncredited)

1988 Appointment with Death...Jefferson Cope

1988 Secret of the Sahara (TV Mini-Series)...Lieutenant Riker

1987 Crime Story (TV Series)...Dr. Newhouse
- Blast from the Past (1987)

1987 Harry's Hong Kong (TV Movie)...Harry Petros

1987 The Hanoi Hilton...Oldham

1986 The Fifth Missile (TV Movie)...Capt. Kevin Harris

1985 The Key to Rebecca (TV Movie)...Alex Wolff

1984 Partners in Crime (TV Series)...Harry
- The Hottest Guy in Town (1984)

1983-1984 The Yellow Rose (TV Series)...Roy Champion

1983 Through Naked Eyes (TV Movie)...William Parrish

1983 Casablanca (TV Series)...Rick Blaine

1982 World War III (TV Movie)...Col. Jake Caffey

1981 The Manions of America (TV Mini-Series)...Caleb Staunton
- Part II (1981) ... Caleb Staunton

1980 Homeward Bound (TV Movie)...Jake Seaton

1980 Rage! (TV Movie)...Cal Morrisey

1980 Swan Song (TV Movie)...Jesse Swan

1979 Salem's Lot (TV Movie)...Ben Mears

1975-1979 Starsky and Hutch (TV Series)...Det. Ken 'Hutch' Hutchinson

1977 The Stick Up...Duke Turnbeau

1977 Little Ladies of the Night (TV Movie)...Lyle York

1975 Dogpound Shuffle...Pritt

1975 Gunsmoke (TV Series)...Ike
- Brides and Grooms (1975)

1974 Medical Center (TV Series)...Walter
- Kiss and Kill (1974)

1974 McMillan & Wife (TV Series)...Jerry
- Guilt by Association (1974)

1974 The Rookies (TV Series)...Johnny Dane
- A Test of Courage (1974)

1973-1974 Cannon (TV Series)...Udo Giesen / Sean
- Lady in Red (1974) ... Udo Giesen
- Death of a Stone Seahorse (1973) ... Sean

1974 The Disappearance of Flight 412 (TV Movie)...Capt. Roy Bishop

1971-1974 Owen Marshall, Counselor at Law (TV Series)...Ted Warrick / Doug / Pete
- The Desertion of Keith Ryder (1974) ... Ted Warrick
- I've Promised You a Father: Part 2 (1974) ... Ted Warrick
- Subject: The Sterlization of Judy Simpson (1974) ... Ted Warrick
- Love Child (1972) ... Doug
- Eulogy for a Wide Receiver (1971) ... Pete

1973 Magnum Force...Davis

1973 Circle of Fear (TV Series)...James Barlow
- The Phantom of Herald Square (1973)

1973 Intertect (TV Movie)...Curt Lowens

1972 The Streets of San Francisco (TV Series)...Inspector James 'Jim' Martin, SFPD
- Hall of Mirrors (1972)

1972 The F.B.I. (TV Series)...Clifford Wade
- The Runner (1972)

1972 Movin' On (TV Movie)...Jeff

1971 All in the Family (TV Series)...Szabo Daborba
- Gloria Poses in the Nude (1971)

1971 Johnny Got His Gun...Swede

1971 Ironside (TV Series)...Roy Harris
- Lesson in Terror (1971)

1971 Dan August (TV Series)...Lawrence Merrill III
- The Manufactured Man (1971)

1970 The Young Rebels (TV Series)...Capt. Marshall
- The Age of Independence (1970)

1968-1970 Here Come the Brides (TV Series)...Joshua Bolt

1967 The Secret Sharer

1967 Star Trek (TV Series)...Makora
- The Apple (1967)

1967 I Dream of Jeannie (TV Series)...Orderly
- My Master, the Weakling (1967)

1967 Flipper (TV Series)...Dennis Blake
- The Firing Line: Part 1 (1967)

To see Then & Now pictures of David Soul, visit: Celebrity Nooz

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--Answers to DEAD OR ALIVE--

Martin Mull - ALIVE
Born: 08/18/1943

Allen Funt - DEAD (Stroke)
Born: 09/16/1914 Died: 09/05/1999

Pia Zadora - ALIVE
Born: 05/04/1954

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WHO PASSED ON THIS WEEK...

10/12
Rick Gudex, 48, American politician, member of the Wisconsin Senate (since 2013).
Teatao Teannaki, 80, I-Kiribati politician, President (1991-1994), heart attack.
Kemal Unakitan, 70, Turkish politician, Minister of Finance (2002-2009).

10/11
Matti Hagman, 61, Finnish ice hockey player (Boston Bruins, Edmonton Oilers, HIFK).
Pia Hallström, 55, Swedish politician, MP for Värmland (since 2010), breast cancer.
Lars Huldén, 90, Finnish writer and translator.
Dick Israel, 68, Filipino actor, complications from a stroke.
Marju, 28, Irish Thoroughbred racehorse.
Jan Matocha, 93, Czechoslovak Olympic sprint canoer (1948, 1952).
Gurcharan Virk, 48, Indian Punjabi writer, director, lyricist and producer.

10/10
Tony Adamowicz, 75, American racing driver (IMSA GT, Trans Am Series), brain cancer.
Lorenzo Freeman, 52, American football player (Pittsburgh Steelers, New York Giants).
Parmeshwar Godrej, 70, Indian socialite, businesswoman, and AIDS activist.
Gerry Gow, 64, Scottish footballer (Bristol City, Manchester City, Rotherham), cancer.
Tamme Hanken, 56, German television personality (Der XXL-Ostfriese).
Mayer Hersh, 90, Polish Auschwitz survivor.
Marnix Kappers, 73, Dutch actor, suicide.
Drew Nelson, 60, Irish solicitor, politician and Grand Secretary of the Grand Orange Lodge of Ireland.
Ram Ekbal Singh Warsi, 94, Indian politician, MLA (1969-1972).
Kazunari Tanaka, 49, Japanese voice actor (Gundam, Planetes, InuYasha), intracerebral hemorrhage.
Gonzalo Vega, 69, Mexican actor (Life Is Most Important, The Place Without Limits).
Edvard Vogt (no), 93, Norwegian jurist and sociologist.

10/9
Mamadou Dembelé, 82, Malian physician and politician, Prime Minister (1986-1988).
Santo DiPietro, 81, American businessman and politician, member of the Maine House of Representatives (1989-1996) and mayor of South Portland, Maine (1986-1987).
Måns Edwall (sv), 56, Swedish actor, director and musician (Varuhuset).
René Avilés Fabila, 75, Mexican author, heart attack.
Donn Fendler, 90, American wilderness survivor.
Angus R. Grant, 49, Scottish fiddler (Shooglenifty, Swamptrash).
Michiyuki Kawashima, 47, Japanese musician (Boom Boom Satellites), brain tumor.
David Konstant, 86, British Roman Catholic prelate, Bishop of Leeds (1985-2004).
Quique Lucca, 103, Puerto Rican centenarian, founder of La Sonora Ponceña.
Guy Nadon (fr), 82, Canadian jazz drummer.
Marin Petrache Pechea (ro), 71, Romanian jazz musician, cancer.
Aaron Pryor, 60, American light-welterweight boxer, WBA/IBF world champion (1980-1985), heart disease.
Kenneth P. Thompson, 50, American lawyer, Kings County District Attorney (since 2014), cancer.
Andrzej Wajda, 90, Polish film director (Ashes and Diamonds, Man of Iron, Katyn), pulmonary failure.

10/8
Peter Allen, 96, American radio broadcaster, host of Metropolitan Opera radio broadcasts (1975-2004).
Guillaume Bieganski, 83, French footballer (Lens).
Don Ciccone, 70, American singer-songwriter and musician (The Critters, The Four Seasons, Tommy James and the Shondells).
Gary Dubin, 57, American actor, bone cancer.
Maximiliano Giusti, 25, Argentine footballer, traffic collision.
John Gleeson, 78, Australian Test cricketer.
Alina María Hernández, 46, Cuban-American transsexual actress.
Dickie Jeeps, 84, English rugby union player (Northampton Saints) and administrator (Sports Council).
Kuo Chin-fa, 72, Taiwanese Hokkien pop singer, cardiorespiratory failure.
Wojciech Kurpiewski, 50, Polish sprint canoer, Olympic silver medalist (1992).
Jacob Neusner, 84, American academic scholar of Judaism.
Stylianos Pattakos, 103, Greek military officer and coup leader, Deputy Prime Minister (1967-1973).
Giovanni Scognamillo, 87, Turkish film critic.
Pierre Tchernia, 88, French screenwriter and voice actor (Asterix).
Charles A. Weisman, 60s, American Christian Identity publisher.

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