Monday, April 22, 2024

Quincy Jones on the Passing of Ex Wife Peggy Lipton: “No combination of words that can express the sadness I feel”


Quincy Jones has just posted a note about the passing of his wife Peggy Lipton. I know Q is broken up. He loved Peggy and was always in touch with her and up on her health news. What a week for Hollywood passing: Peggy, Doris Day, and Tim Conway. All great people, talented, beloved.

Roger Friedman
Roger Friedman
Roger Friedman began his Showbiz411 column in April 2009 after 10 years with Fox News, where he created the Fox411 column. His movie reviews are carried by Rotten Tomatoes, and he is a member of both the movie and TV branches of the Critics Choice Awards. His articles have appeared in dozens of publications over the years including New York Magazine, where he wrote the Intelligencer column in the mid 90s and covered the OJ Simpson trial, and Fox News (when it wasn't so crazy) where he covered Michael Jackson. He is also the writer and co-producer of "Only the Strong Survive," a selection of the Cannes, Sundance, and Telluride Film festivals, directed by DA Pennebaker and Chris Hegedus.

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