George Burns Writes a Final Loving Tribute to Gracie Allen
In the 24 years since Gracie Allen's death at ... "I wish George would cheat again. I really need a new centerpiece." Writes Burns: "I was very lucky that Gracie handled it the way she did. My mistake could have ruined both our lives."
Jewish comic George Burns lives on in one-man show
Born in Cleveland—where George Burns and Gracie Allen were married ... Safier said he worked diligently to do as close an imitation of Burns as possible, working on impressions since he was in high school. Unlike others who have portrayed the comic ...
Performance As Voice Of Gracie Requires More Than Imitation
people have often asked actress Didi Conn, ``Did anyone ever tell you that you sound like Gracie Allen?'' Because of the vocal similarities and her respect for Allen's comedic talents, Conn tried to put together a show based on the life of George Burns ...
92 Going On Forever Ageless George Burns A Tribute To Active Life
HOLLYWOOD — Once a month George Burns goes out to Forest Lawn in nearby Glendale to visit Gracie's grave. He and Grace Ethel Cecile Rosalie Allen ... do anything that would be wrong for my age,'' Burns says. Born Nathan Birnbaum, Burns was one of 13 ...
Making a good impression, all by himself
Over the phone, Gorshin sounds nothing like raspy-voiced Burns, who was known for his pregnant pauses. Instead, Gorshin speaks rapidly, tossing in a smattering of jokes along the way. Do ... have been theaters along the way that George Burns and Gracie ...