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Richard Griffiths dies at 65; actor appeared in 'Harry Potter' and 'The …

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Actor Richard Griffiths, who starred in the Harry Potter films and Withnail and I, has died at the age of 65 after complications following heart surgery. Griffiths enjoyed a long career of success on film and on TV, but also on the stage where he was a

Famed actor Richard Griffiths, known for his role as Vernon Dursley in the Harry Potter series, has passed away at age 65 from complications following heart surgery, USA Today reports. Richard died on Thursday (March 28),

Richard Griffiths was an actor of enormous size. He was physically big — obese to the point of sometimes needing a cane to get around. But his mind and soul were equally large, and his eloquence was so prodigious that playwright Alan Bennett found in

Richard Griffiths, the versatile British actor who played the boy wizard's unsympathetic Uncle Vernon in the Harry Potter movies, has died. He was 65.

English actor Richard Griffiths, who played Vernon Dursley in the Harry Potter film series, died unexpectedly from complications following heart surge.

Shot Becomes a Youthful Vision Realized

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And you thought LaQuinton Ross' shot was a doozy.

Florida in the Elite Eight.Tags: Seth Greenberg, Michigan, Florida, Mitch McGary, Trey Burke, Nik Stauskas, Final Four. ARLINGTON, Texas — Trey Burke never doubted he could lead Michigan to its deepest NCAA tournament run since the Fab Five era.

Florida in the Elite Eight.Tags: Seth Greenberg, Michigan, Florida, Mitch McGary, Trey Burke, Nik Stauskas, Final Four. ARLINGTON, Texas — Trey Burke never doubted he could lead Michigan to its deepest NCAA tournament run since the Fab Five era.

And you thought LaQuinton Ross' shot was a doozy.

Tom Izzo pitted against Mike Krzyzewski was sensational in the Sweet 16, but coach Rick Pitino's Louisville program may be the most relevant in the country right now, after narrowly losing the national title last year.

Star power not enough to carry 'Phil Spector'

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Rachelle Spector, the imprisoned producer's wife of seven years who also runs his businesses, critiques David Mamet's movie and looks ahead to her own future "away from the shadows."

I was watching Phil Spector, the new HBO film starring Al Pacino and written and directed by David Mamet, when my teenaged son walked in. Pacino, playing Spector, the legendary record producer and convicted murderer, was wearing a big blonde Afro wig

The trial of Phil Spector gets the David Mamet treatment in this remote but compelling legal drama.

In the week leading up to tonight's premiere of the HBO original movie Phil Spector, the pre-release publicity has all been orchestrated around quotes from the film's writer-director, David Mamet, claiming that the movie is not a

You Can't Trust HBO's 'Phil Spector', But You Can Enjoy It: David Mamet, the writer and director of the new HBO movie Phil Spector starring Al Pacino and Helen Mirren, includes a disclaimer at the beginning of the film: While the movie might be based

Phil Ramone Remembered by McCartney, Joel, Streisand, Wonder, More As …

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Grammy Award-winning producer Phil Ramone — who worked with legends like Ray Charles, Billy Joel and Paul Simon — has passed away at age 72. Phil's…

Record producer and recording engineer Phil Ramone has died of an aortic aneurysm he sustained last month. He was 72. Born in South Africa, he was a child prodigy who came to America to study violin at Julliard in the late

A native of South Africa who at age 10 performed as a violinist for Queen Elizabeth II, Ramone spent years working as a songwriter, engineer and acoustics expert in New York before charting a path that would make him a

A native of South Africa who at age 10 performed as a violinist for Queen Elizabeth II, Ramone spent years working as a songwriter, engineer and acoustics expert in New York before charting a path that would make him a

In the course of his five-decade career, Phil Ramone helped create enduring masterworks by Bob Dylan, Stan Getz and Paul Simon. He produced big-hit records for Billy Joel, Chicago, Kenny Loggins, Barbra Streisand and top-shelf stars from every corner

Shot Becomes a Youthful Vision Realized

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Trey Burke and the Michigan Wolverines will ride a ton of momentum going into the NCAA Final Four as Burke continues to improve his NBA draft stock. While he wasn't efficient in the Wolverines' dominant victory over the Florida Gators, his team has

Florida Gulf Coast stopped scoring at the wrong time, while Louisville and Duke won by maintaining solid, boring leads, so the chatter last night naturally turned to Trey Burke's remarkable game-tying shot against Kansas. Michigan clawed back from a 14

Trey Burke and the Michigan Wolverines punched their ticket to the Final Four with a dominant victory over the Florida Gators. Burke continues to show his talent is ready for the next level as he penetrates into opposing

Trey Burke and Mason Plumlee are both expected to go in the lottery in the 2013 NBA Draft.

four finalists have been named for the 2013 Naismith Award. Let's take a look at the candidates in alphabetical order. Trey Burke, Michigan: Burke, a sophomore, experienced a breakout campaign with the Wolverines this season. He averaged 18.9

Richard Griffiths dies at 65; actor appeared in 'Harry Potter' and 'The …

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Famed actor Richard Griffiths, known for his role as Vernon Dursley in the Harry Potter series, has passed away at age 65 from complications following heart surgery, USA Today reports. Richard died on Thursday (March 28),

Earlier, Griffiths was the louche, lecherous Uncle Monty to Richard E. Grant's character Withnail in "Withnail and I," a low-budget British comedy about two out-of-work actors that has become a cult classic. Years after its 1987 release, Griffiths said

British actor Richard Griffiths — perhaps best known for playing Harry Potter's often cruel Muggle uncle, Vernon Dursley, in the Harry Potter franchise — died suddenly Thursday from complications after heart surgery at

Richard Griffiths, the versatile British actor who played the boy wizard's unsympathetic Uncle Vernon in the Harry Potter movies, has died. He was 65.

Richard Griffiths — the British actor who played Harry Potter's Uncle Vernon in the popular movies — died Thursday following heart surgery in England.…

No Wonder FGCU Lost To Florida, This Was The Follow-Up To Dunk City

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Florida and Florida Gulf Coast University were facing off for an Elite Eight spot, but before the game it was all smiles in this photo of FGCU guard Sherwood Brown and a Gators cheerleader. The 15th-seeded Eagles were taking their NCAA tournament run

Well, it was fun while it lasted. Both their run in the tournament and Biambi's career as a front man in hip hop. Redundancy in music, while catchy, can be annoying and haunt your dreams. Please, next time an aspiring collegiate rapper makes a track to

Gulf Coast University's mens basketball team back. Photo by DAVID ALBERS // Buy this photo. David Albers/Staff – Fans welcome the Florida Gulf Coast University's mens basketball team back to Alico Arena on Saturday, March 30, 2013, in Fort Myers.

On Friday night, an unlikely match-up between two Florida schools is going down in the game of the millennium (of the week)!

On Monday, we brought you this video of every FGCU postseason dunk. Tonight, we say goodbye to the Eagles by updating it with the ones they threw down in tonight's loss to Florida. (We also added two from the SDSU

Happy Easter! Life of Brian, The Nativity Story and More Jesus-Inspired Movies

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THREAD: Happy Easter And Sunday Sports Schedule. By Josh Kirkendall on Mar 31 2013, 12:00p ? @CincyJungle 24. Stay connected for news and updates Follow @CincyJungle. Christian Petersen. Wishing a happy Easter to my friends at Cincy Jungle.

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Double Take 'Toons: Happy Easter 2013! March 31, 2013 6:00 AM. Dave Granlund offers good wishes to all, while Randy Bish figures out how to make the spring holiday mesh with the lingering winter weather. politicalcartoons.com. Dave Granlund

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Dunk City, sacked: Florida throttles FGCU in the tourney's ugliest game

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We told you earlier today why Florida Gulf Coast is the NCAA tournament's most entertaining team, but it seems the student body has a few tricks up its sleeve, too. Here they are reacting to coach Andy Enfield's mention of the

On Friday night, an unlikely match-up between two Florida schools is going down in the game of the millennium (of the week)!

The Florida Gulf Coast University men's golf team completed an impressive move up the leaderboard by tying for second at the FAU Spring Invitational on Sunday. The Eagles were tied for 10th after Friday's first round, but jumped to fifth after Saturday

Brown spent time guarding San Diego State's Jamaal Franklin and Georgetown's Otto Porter, who both could be future first round draft picks, in FGCU's upset wins in Philadelphia. His athleticism makes him an attractive option for a professional team.

Brown spent time guarding San Diego State's Jamaal Franklin and Georgetown's Otto Porter, who both could be future first round draft picks, in FGCU's upset wins in Philadelphia. His athleticism makes him an attractive option for a professional team.

Next stop, Atlanta: Michigan, Louisville, Syracuse, Wichita State punch Final …

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Wichita State better hope its Elite Eight matchup with Ohio State doesn't come down to the final seconds. The Buckeyes have already had plenty of practice — and success — in those situations already.

Only now that they've vanquished the best the West Region had to offer can the Wichita State Shockers not be ignored any longer. Despite temporarily losing two of their best players to second-half injuries and allowing a determined Ohio State team to

Wichita State better hope its Elite Eight matchup with Ohio State doesn't come down to the final seconds. The Buckeyes have already had plenty of practice — and success — in those situations already.

Top overall seed Louisville will face Wichita State at the Georgia Dome next Saturday, while Michigan takes on Syracuse in the other national semifinal. The winners advance to the April 8 championship. On Sunday, the Cardinals drew inspiration from a

Ninth-seeded Wichita State continued a stunning run through the NCAA Tournament, downing second-seeded Ohio State despite nearly losing a 20-point second-half lead. It's the first appearance in the Final Four for a