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Jerry Lewis, Legendary Comedian, Dies at 91

Jerry Lewis, the frantic funnyman whose knack for broad comedy took him from the Borscht Belt of upstate New York to the pinnacle of 20th-century stardom, has died, according to his manager. He was 91......»»

Category: topSource: wsjAug 20th, 2017

What Jerry Lewis Taught Me About Entrepreneurship

Jerry Lewis is dead at 91. His legendary status as a comedian, director, author, actor, entrepreneur and humanitarian will live on forever......»»

Category: topSource: incAug 21st, 2017

Comedian Jerry Lewis dies at 91

AP Images LOS ANGELES (AP) — Jerry Lewis, the manic, rubber-faced showman who jumped and hollered to fame in a lucrative partnership with Dean Martin, settled down to become a self-conscious sc.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 20th, 2017

Jerry Lewis, Complicated Comic Legend, Dies at 91

The actor, comedian and philanthropist passed away at his home in Las Vegas......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekAug 20th, 2017

The Wall Street Journal: Jerry Lewis, famed comedian and actor, dies at 91

Jerry Lewis, the frantic funnyman whose knack for broad comedy took him from the Borscht Belt of upstate New York to the pinnacle of 20th-century stardom, has died, according to his manager. He was 91......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 20th, 2017

Comedy legend Jerry Lewis dies at 91

His box office grosses, spanning nearly 50 years, total 800 million dollars.....»»

Category: topSource: thehindubusinesslineAug 21st, 2017

Jerry Lewis, Comic Giant of the 20th Century, Dies at 91

Jerry Lewis, the frantic funnyman whose knack for broad comedy took him from the Borscht Belt of upstate New York to the pinnacle of 20th-century stardom, has died, according to his manager......»»

Category: topSource: wsjAug 20th, 2017

Jimmy Jam, Terry Lewis will run free Super Bowl concerts in Minneapolis

Jimmy Jam and Terry Lewis, the legendary pop-music producers who helped popularize the "Minneapolis sound" and have worked with artists ranging from Prince to Janet Jackson to Gwen Stefani, will return to Minneapolis for a 2018 Super Bowl concert seri.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 27th, 2017

Comedian Ralphie May dies at 45

Comedian Ralphie May died Friday at the age of 45, it was a.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 6th, 2017

How Jerry Seinfeld Breaks Down a Joke Can Help You Build Up a Presentation

Steal a page from the comedian's playbook to craft and deliver a show-stopping pitch......»»

Category: topSource: incSep 26th, 2017

Steve Martin on His Love of Bluegrass and Why He Doesn"t Do Movies Much Anymore

"I think a new comedian is Jerry Seinfeld. That's how behind the times I am.".....»»

Category: topSource: newsweekSep 12th, 2017

The Movie Biz: The day the clown died

When I wrote about Jerry Lewis years ago — for “The King of Comedy,” maybe — I noted that, if we didn’t have Jerry Lewis, we would’ve had to invent him. Lewis, who passed away last week, age 91, was as weirdly creative as he was crude, .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 25th, 2017

Americans can learn from Jerry Lewis and his refusal to retire in his 90s

Lewis, who died on Sunday aged 91, was asked if he ever thought about retiring. ‘Why?’ he replied......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 21st, 2017

What we can all learn from Jerry Lewis and his refusal to retire in his 90s

Lewis, who died on Sunday aged 91, was asked if he ever thought about retiring. ‘Why?’ he replied......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 20th, 2017

Lewis" MDA telethons were full of emotion, star appearances

Jerry Lewis, whose career as producer-director-writer and movie star peaked in the 1960s, may be best remembered by younger generations for the muscular dystrophy telethons he conducted every Labor Day weekend......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsAug 20th, 2017

The Wall Street Journal: Dick Gregory, comedian activist, dies at 84

Dick Gregory, the comedian and activist who broke racial barriers in the 1960s and used his humor to spread messages of social justice and nutritional health, has died. He was 84......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 20th, 2017

Jerry Perenchio, Entertainment Mogul Who Advised ‘Think Big,’ Dies at 86

Mr. Perenchio promoted the first Ali-Frazier fight, produced television shows with Norman Lear and turned Univision into the dominant Hispanic TV network in the United States......»»

Category: mediaSource: nytMay 28th, 2017

Jerry Perenchio, Entertainment Mogul Who Counseled ‘Think Big,’ Dies at 86

Mr. Perenchio promoted the first Ali-Frazier fight, produced television shows with Norman Lear and turned Univision into the dominant Hispanic TV network in the United States......»»

Category: mediaSource: nytMay 25th, 2017

Jerry Perenchio, promoter of the first Ali-Frazier bout and Bobby Riggs vs. Billie Jean King, dies at 86

Jerry Perenchio called his business maxims “Rules of t.....»»

Category: topSource: latimesMay 25th, 2017

Pioneering media mogul and L.A. philanthropist Jerry Perenchio dies at 86

Jerry Perenchio called his business maxims “Rules of t.....»»

Category: topSource: latimesMay 24th, 2017

Media mogul Jerry Perenchio dies in LA at 86

Jerry Perenchio, a billionaire media mogul who helped produce hit TV shows and sporting events and turned Univision into a major Spanish-language network, has died......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsMay 24th, 2017