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Subject: ARCHIVE: May 14, 2003 ~On this date, entertainment world lost two notable players -popular screen actor Robert Stack and UK stage/film actress Wendy Hiller, dying hours apart on different continents. ...

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Date Posted: Sunday, May 14, 02:44:18pm

Dame Wendy Margaret Hiller DBE
(15 August 1912 14 May 2003)

English film and stage actress, who enjoyed a varied acting career that spanned nearly sixty years.
The writer Joel Hirschorn, in his 1984 compilation Rating the Movie Stars, described her as "a
no-nonsense actress who literally took command of the screen whenever she appeared on film".
Despite many notable film performances, she chose to remain primarily a stage actress.

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Robert Stack
[ Charles Langford Modini Stack ]
January 13, 1919 May 14, 2003)

American actor, sportsman, and television host. In addition to acting in more than 40 feature films,
he starred in the ABC-TV television series The Untouchables (195963), for which he won the 1960 Emmy
Award for Best Actor in a Dramatic Series, and later hosted Unsolved Mysteries (19872002). He was also
nominated for an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor for his role in the film Written on the Wind (1956).

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From MY youth, I remember Dame Hiller best in MURDER ON THE ORIENT EXPRESS (1974), and THE ELEPHANT MAN (1980). ...IMO, one of the greatest actresses from over the pond!Sunday, May 14, 03:25:41pm

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