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Several years before Mickey Rooney passed away, he filmed a piece with comedian and actor Jonathan Winters, that ended up on the cutting room floor — but radio detection and rangingOnline.com has exclusively obtained the never-before-seen footage.

The footage was shot in Sept. 2005, and shows Rooney and Winters having lunch at Piatti Italian restaurant in Montecito, Calif., which is now… Continue reading Lost Footage: Never-Before-Seen Video Of Mickey Rooney Singing Song That Eerily Ends With ‘Till The Day I Die’

Mickey Rooney still Legendary Actor Mickey Rooney Dies at 93

You could say it all about Mickey Rooney. The legendary actor who’s been entertaining audiences since the 1920s passed away of natural causes over the weekend. He was 93. Known for his bubbly, eccentric personality, Rooney was a guy who left it all out there, working tirelessly over the course of several decades. He’s a guy who had eight wives, multiple vices and always said… Continue reading Legendary Actor Mickey Rooney Dies at 93

 Mickey Rooney Dead: Legendary Actor Dies at 93Anthony McCartney, AP Entertainment Writer

LOS ANGELES (AP) – Mickey Rooney, the pint-size, precocious actor and all-around talent whose more than 80-year career spanned silent comedies, Shakespeare, Judy Garland musicals, Andy Hardy stardom, television and the Broadway theater, died Sunday… Continue reading Mickey Rooney Dead: Legendary Actor Dies at 93

The main theme of this year’s Sundance Film Festival — you know, other than sex — seems to be big actors looking to push the envelope and break free from the types of characters that mainstream audiences know them for. You had it with Michael Cera, in the hallucinatory Chilean flick “Crystal Fairy”; you had it with Joseph Gordon-Levitt, in the porn-heavy “Don Jon’s Addiction”; and you had it with… Continue reading 'Ain't Them Bodies Saints': Rooney Mara's Impressive Post-'Dragon Tattoo' Movie

Should an Oscar nominee’s behavior on the awards circuit affect her chances of taking home a statuette? Whether or not you think so, conventional wisdom holds that it does.

So when an actress declines to play the “Oscar game,” as Best Actress nominee Rooney Mara mostly has this season, people tend to talk. A lot. After the Academy Awards luncheon earlier this month, Scott Feinberg of The Hollywood Reporter tweeted, “I’m… Continue reading Oscars 2012: Rooney Mara, Awards Season Behavior And The Academy Awards