Tuesday, May 28, 2024

Star Tributes Pour in for Celebrated Photographer Terry O’Neill, Elton John Says: “He was brilliant, funny and I loved his company”


Famed photographer Terry O’Neill has died at age 81 from prostate cancer. O’Neill was the toast of Hollywood and rock music during the heyday of the 60s, 70s, and 80s. He was married to Oscar winner Faye Dunaway for three years, and they had a son, Liam. Tributes are pouring in on Twitter. He shot everyone important, and his pictures were unique and memorable. O’Neill was right at the center of everything that was hot in a time when that mattered and the celebrities were STARS.

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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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