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Josh Gad to Play Roger Ebert in Film About the Making of Beyond the Valley of the Dolls

Josh Gad to Play Roger Ebert in Film About the Making of Beyond the Valley of the Dolls

Originally posted 09/03/2015 12:00AM

Today, Roger Ebert is best remembered as half of the famous movie critic team Siskel and Ebert. A new film titled Russ & Roger, however, will have actor Josh Gad playing Ebert during a different period in his life: when he participated in the other end of filmmaking during the production of the 1970 B-movie Beyond the Valley of the Dolls.

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Cult Star Haji, of Faster, Pussycat! Kill Kill!, Dies

Haji, Star of Faster, Pussycat! Kill Kill!, Is Dead

Originally posted 08/11/2013 08:30AM

Haji, the star of cult film Faster, Pussycat! Kill Kill!, has died. She was 67.

Her Double-D Avenger costar Kitten Natividad shared the news of her passing on her Facebook page on Saturday. No cause of death was given.

The voluptuous raven-haired actress best known for her role as Rosie in the 1965 Russ Meyer film was born Barbarella Catton in Quebec City and was an exotic dancer at the age of 14 before moving to California and working as a performer in a topless bar, where she was discovered by the director (a former Playboy photographer).

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Nudie Director Takes a Beating

Originally posted 01/29/1999 12:00AM

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