Guess it was a straight to DVD movie though never heard of it. Search terms and headlines landed the popular chain in Google's "Trending Searches," as well as in breaking news mobile notifications. Create a commenting name to join the debate, There are no Independent Premium comments yet - be the first to add your thoughts, There are no comments yet - be the first to add your thoughts. R&B singer and songwriter Andre Williams co-wrote "Shake a Tail Feather" among many other hits, signing first with Fortune Records then with Motown. The singer and songwriter, who was nominated for 14 Grammys in his lifetime, was well known for his hits including “Baby, Come to Me,” his duet sung with Patti Austin and “Yah Mo B There,” a duet sung with Michael McDonald, which won him a Grammy. Dutch actor Rutger Hauer famously played replicant Roy Batty in Ridley Scott's Blade Runner. Jackie Chan and Jaden Smith star in the remake. The actor was in the middle of receiving treatments for his health issues when he died. Actually, it was the boy who got me. Michael Kovac/Getty Images for Comedy Central. But below is his IMDB page check it out. When KK came out, we took my 80+ yr old grandma. And he appeared in a forgotten movie called Crossroads, where he played a classical guitar student seeking the soul of Robert Johnson. The photograph isn't new, the card likely doesn't belong to Malia Obama, and no evidence connects it to Hunter Biden. Essex-born Innes wrote music for Monty Python’s albums including Monty Python’s Previous Record and The Monty Python Matching Tie and Handkerchief, after becoming involved with the comedy group in the 1970s. Tommy says, “Get him a body bag! My heart goes out to Rob’s family during this difficult time. (Photo by Randy Shropshire/Getty Images for Warner Music). Jimmy Johnson, revered session guitarist and co-founder of the Muscle Shoals Sound Studios, died 5 September 2019, aged 76. A conspiracy theory based on one photograph won't cut it if there are literally hundreds of other photographs — and video — that argue against it. The first movie in the series came out in 1984, with Ralph in the lead role, and Noriyuki Morita as the supporting actor. There’s even less karate in Karate Kid II. His last movie was Beer League in 06 with Artie Lange. South Korean singer and actor Goo Ha-ra died in November 2019 at the age of 28. The actor, best known for her role as Nonnie the cruise liner singer in The Poseidon Adventure, died on 3 September at the age of 77. John Wesley, the actor who played Dr Hoover on The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air, died in September 2019 aged 72 of complications stemming from multiple myeloma, according to his family. Not long after learning of Garrison’s death, his costars, including Macchio, used social media to pay tribute to him. Marie Fredriksson, one-half of the pop duo Roxette, died 9 December after suffering a long illness. The musician co-founded Cream in 1966 with Eric Clapton and Jack Bruce. The actor was one of Britain’s premiere Shakespearean actors and was nominated for five Oscars across almost four decades – for Tom Jones (1963), Murder on the Orient Express (1974), The Dresser (1983), Under the Volcano (1984) and Erin Brockovich (2000). Guitarist Bernie Tormé rose to fame in the seventies before joining Ozzy Osbourne on tour in 1982, following the death of guitarist Randy Rhoads in a plane crash that same year. Get the New Statesman's Morning Call email. The family is currently living in Long Island, New York. French New Wave filmmaker Agnès Varda died on 29 March, aged 90. ”Had a wonderful time doing it.”. 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Andrew Hall died on 20 May, 2019 after a short illness, according to his management group. He had also recently appeared as The Gentleman in Syfy's Blood Drive. He died aged 26. Want to bookmark your favourite articles and stories to read or reference later? He died on Saturday, 9 March, aged 84. Wrong. Born in Wheeling, West Virginia, Garrison was best known for his role in The Karate Kid. Thank you Alicia for your immortal work.” Alonso was born Alicia Ernestina de la Caridad Martinez del Hoyo on 21 December 1921. Actor Paula Williamson, who starred in Coronation Street and married criminal Charles Bronson, was found dead on 29 July, 2019. This article appears in the 17 May 2019 issue of the New Statesman, Return of the Irish question, By Jeremy Cliffe, Josh Rayman and Ben Walker, › Lindsay Hoyle: “Westminster is a tinderbox ready to explode”, Devi Sridhar: How the UK can avoid an endless cycle of lockdowns. Dragon died on 2 January, from kidney failure in Prescott, Arizona, aged 76. She died in hospital on 2 March. Leibman won a Tony Award in 1993 for originating the role of the closeted gay lawyer Roy Cohn in the first Broadway production of Tony Kushner’s Angels in America. Prolific character actor Rene Auberjonois died 8 December at the age of 79. It’s never clear why you suddenly want to do things you’ve never done before, but this year, at my ripe age, I got interested in The Karate Kid. It was one of the best episodes of the seasons, which holds more meaning now. But you know this because you’ve seen it before. The Surrey-born actor was best known for playing Kerr Avon in BBC sci-fi series Blake’s 7 during the 70s and 80s, but also appeared in more than 200 other shows including The Saint, Z Cars, Emmerdale, Hollyoaks and Little Britain. 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The biggest mistakes made by Boris Johnson’s government during the Covid-19 crisis. Trendception: A master class in the use of spurious data to make bogus and self-referential political talking points unsupported by empirical evidence. He has tied the knot to Phyllis Fierro on April 5, 1987. Ingram died on 29 January, aged 66, from brain cancer, at his home in Los Angeles. “When you look out and you see the theatre full of people, you feel that you are alive, that you have been born,” she told the BBC in 2015. Disney Channel star Cameron Boyce died in his sleep on 6 July, aged 20. The German-born virtuoso, who enjoyed a career spanning eight decades, worked on more than 500 albums and films including Gigi, My Fair Lady, and Porgy and Bess. Perkins died from cancer on 2 January, aged 54. Allan was best known for his role as Rush Sanders, the father of Ian Ziering’s Steve Sanders, on Beverly Hills, 90210; Don Craig on Days of Our Lives; and CC Capwell on Santa Barbara. My expectations were shaped by many a teen-film cliché: that the boy, an only child moving against his will across the country, would basically be a bit of an asshole, and his application to karate would teach him not to be an asshole any more. Are you sure you want to delete this comment? Kate Mossman is the New Statesman's features editor. What a quiet, subtle film it is. No official cause of death or funeral arrangements for Garrison have been made public as of press time. Ford died in Los Angeles on 31 December 2018, at the age of 72 from complications relating to Parkinson's disease. Ralph George Macchio Jr. is an American actor best known for his role as Daniel LaRusso in three Karate Kid films and Cobra Kai, a sequel television series. With C. Thomas Howell, Matt Dillon, Ralph Macchio, Patrick Swayze. The actor was best known for playing Russell Parkinson in the BBC show Butterflies and Marc Selby in Coronation Street. Directed by Francis Ford Coppola. During a career spanning more than 50 years, the French musician wrote the scores for over 200 films and TV series, as well as original songs. Actor Ralph Macchio of 'Karate Kid' fame passed away in June 2016. His body of work includes the celebrated 1983 album 'Hi, How Are You'. Karate Kid and Cobra Kai actor Robert Garrison died Friday amid kidney and liver issues, and now one of his co-stars, Ralph Macchio, is speaking out about his co-star's passing. Macchio's tribute to his friend on Twitter was brief and sweet, taking note of Garrison's "genuine heart" and the fact that he has always been a "kind gentleman" in their interactions. YouTube / Warner Bros Domestic Television Distribution. The conditions are perfect this year for a werewolf sighting. The band the first Scottish group to top the UK singles chart, with their cover of the Beatles’ Ob-La-Di, Ob-La-Da in December 1968.