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2008-12-23 11:31:00

ATLANTA, Dec. 23 /PRNewswire/ -- The Titan Agency, an Atlanta-based full service advertising and marketing agency has added new creative leadership to help support the agency's growing client roster. Michael Ewing, formerly of Fletcher Martin Ewing, joins Titan as its Chief Creative Officer. (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20081223/CLTU035 ) "The Titan Agency is growing substantially and expanding in a number of different business categories and we are fortunate to...

2008-10-13 09:00:25

Larry Hagman was reluctant to be on a new TV show called "Dallas" when he first read the script in the late 1970s, figuring there wouldn't be any money in it. But his wife persuaded him to give the role of conniving oil baron and cattle rancher J.R. Ewing a shot, saying they could "renegotiate" and that the job might pay off. It did, eventually earning Hagman a reported $100,000 or more per episode. And now fans from across the world are paying as much as $1,000 apiece to celebrate the 30th...

2005-08-10 18:06:04

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Actress Barbara Bel Geddes, best known for playing matriarch Miss Ellie in the TV series "Dallas," has died at the age of 82, a representative in her agent's office said on Wednesday. The cause of death was lung cancer, Lewis Bennett a San Francisco-based cousin of the actress, told the San Francisco Chronicle. She died at her home in Maine on Monday. Bel Geddes began life as a Broadway stage actress before moving into movies in the mid-1940s. But she found her...

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