Tom Petty

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  • Birth Name: Thomas Earl Petty
  • Birth Place: Gainesville, FL
  • Date of Birth / Zodiac Sign: 10/20/1950, Libra
  • Profession: Singer; songwriter; actor
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Grammy Winner JJ Cale Dies at 74

Grammy winner JJ Cale died Friday at the age of 74, according to his website. The musician suffered a heart attack and passed away in a La Jolla, Calif.,hospital.

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VIDEO: Kirstie Alley 10/12/91

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Kirstie Alley 10/12/91
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Aired: 10/12/1991

Kirstie Alley - October 12, 1991: Golden Globe-winner Kirstie Alley hosts this 1991 episode, with special guest appearances by Cheers costars George Wendt, Kelsey Grammer, Ted Danson and Woody Harrelson. watch

VIDEO: Steve Martin 05/20/89

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Aired: 5/20/1989

Steve Martin - May 20, 1989: Hosted by SNL alum and Golden Globe nominated actor Steve Martin with special guest appearances by Timothy Busfield and Paulina Porizkova. Sketches include 'Toonces, The Cat Who Could Drive a Car.' watch

Videos

Happy Pill
The Swon Brothers: American Girl
The Hat Miracle Video
Deal with Your Past

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Concert for George
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The Postman [HD]
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The Postman
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The Postman [HD]

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Just Another Manic Kahn-day
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When Joseph Met Lori & Made Out
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Bill Gathers Moss
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The Honeymooners

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Credits

Year Title Description
2012 Pegi & Neil Young's Concert for the Bridge School TV Show Series, Performer
2012 A Very Special Christmas TV Show Series, Appearing
2012 Mr. Blue Sky TV Show Series, Remarks by
2012 The Bridge School 25th Anniversary Concert TV Show Series, Performer
2005 Billboard Music Awards TV Show Series, Appearing

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Tom Petty Tells Congresswoman Michele Bachmann to Stop Using "American Girl"

Tom Petty is insisting that Republican Michele Bachmann stop using his song, "American Girl," at campaign rallies, according to Rolling Stone.

Bachmann announced her candidacy for the Republican nomination for the 2012 presidential election on Monday in Waterloo, Iowa where she... read more

Ratings: The Bachelor Engages a Season High, Though Down from Last Year

The Bachelor engaged the most viewers during its finale.

Monday night's two-hour culmination of Brad Womack's search for a wife averaged 13.8 million viewers — with 14.9 million watching the end. The show was a steady ratings performer during its 15th season and hit season highs with the finale. However, the season-ender declined 15 percent against last year's conclusion in the advertiser-coveted 18-to-49 demographic, earning a 4.5 rating.

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DVD Pick of the Week - April 17, 2007

I'm going out on a limb this week, and I'm choosing a DVD set I haven't seen for my "Pick of the Week" (minor mix-up at the PR firm) - Not Just The Best Of The Larry Sanders Show. Though this is a dreaded "best of" release (please, please continue with the series in seasons sets), there are tons of bonus materials on the release. Garry Shandling is joined by Peter Tolan for commentary on two episodes, with Todd Holland and Judd Apatow doing one episode a piece. There's a documentary about making the series, deleted and extended scenes, alternate takes, and interviews with Alec Baldwin, Ellen DeGeneres, David Duchovny, Tom Petty, Jerry Seinfeld, Sharon Stone, Jon Stewart, Carol Burnett, Penny Johnson, Wallace Langham, Scott Thompson, Janeane Garofalo, Mary Lynn Rajskub, Sarah Silverman, Jeremy Piven, Bob Odenkirk and Linda Doucett. Those special features join 23 episodes of the series on 4 discs. The only thing that would make this set better? Well, that would be the rest of the seas... read more

LOOK WHO'S TALK-KING

Rocker Tom Petty is joining the voice cast of Fox's King of the Hill as Lucky, Luanne's new love interest, in this, the animated series' 10th season (premiering Sept. 18). Also slated to be heard this season: Johnny "Jackass" Knoxville as a mentor of Bobby's, OutKast's Big Boi as Peggy's new boss at the church, Smallville's John Schneider as a former softball champion and American Pie's Shannon Elizabeth as a harlot with a bosom heart of gold. read more

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