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An (Addams) Family affair! As Lisa Loring dies at the age of 64, FEMAIL takes ...

The Daily Mail 30 Jan 2023
Jones was already a recognizable star once she landed the role of Morticia after starring in King Creole alongside Elvis Presley - pictured in 1958 ... also standing out with parts in films such as House of Wax, The Seven Year Itch and acting opposite Elvis Presley in King Creole.
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‘Dark & claustrophobic’: How Prince Harry was left unimpressed by Elvis Presley’s former home

Newsner 25 Jan 2023
“The King’s” home – where his daughter Lisa Marie Presley was laid to rest last weekend – was, according to Harry, a claustrophobic badger den.  ... These included King Creole (1958), Viva Las Vegas (1964), and The Trouble with Girls (1969), amongst other classics.
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Oh, baby! The history behind this king cake tradition

Victoria Advocate 20 Jan 2023
If you're eating a piece of king cake, and you discover a plastic baby or other trinket in your piece, you have to buy the next one.� ... According to Matt Haines, author of The Big Book of King Cake, the ancient Romans had a tradition resembling that of the modern king cake baby ... Whoever got the bean would be king or queen of Saturnalia.
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Bal? Tableaux? Learn all about these common, but confusing Mardi Gras terms

Plaquemine Post South 17 Jan 2023
Way back when, Creole society members kicked off the season on Twelfth Night with the Bal de Roi, or the King's Ball, and the highlight of the night was the cutting of the Gateau des Rois, or King Cake ... by presenting the current year's court, saving the king and queen for last.
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2023 New Orleans Jazz Fest fills in most 'lost' acts from COVID years, plus Ed Sheeran

The Advocate 14 Jan 2023
La Tribu de Abrante, Plena Libre, Ángel "Papote" Alvarado y el Grupo Esencia, Conjunto Típico Samaritano, Tambuyé, and the Vejigante Parade with Casa de la Plena Tito Matos, Naughty Professor, Storyville Stompers Brass Band, Stooges Brass Band, Germaine Bazzle, Luther Kent & ...
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Model, pianist Evlin Abdullah Khalifa performs in New Orleans ahead of Miss Universe pageant

Arab News 07 Jan 2023
DUBAI. Miss Universe Bahrain Evlin Abdullah Khalifa, who is also a pianist, performed this week at a jazz restaurant in New Orleans ahead of the Miss Universe competition. The 24-year-old model was chosen as one of the nine delegates to perform “Canal Street Blues” by King Oliver’s Creole Jazz Band ... View this post on Instagram ... She added ... ....
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'Pulp Fiction' starts January films in Edwardsville

The Telegraph - Alton 30 Dec 2022
"Pulp Fiction," on Jan ... The movie schedule for the month kicks off Tuesday, Jan ... “Pulp Fiction” stars John Travolta, Samuel L ... 10, is “King Creole,” the 1958 musical drama starring Elvis Presley ... Presley later indicated that of all the characters he portrayed throughout his acting career, the role of Danny Fisher in “King Creole” was his favorite ... .
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Stephen Schaefer’s HOLLYWOOD & MINE

Boston Herald 29 Dec 2022
Led by 2 of the era’s most popular leading men, ‘Taking’ has Robert Shaw (‘Jaws,’ ‘From Russia with Love’) commanding a terrorist hijacking of a subway train, threatening to kill hostages if their demands are not met, and Walter Matthau (‘King Creole,’ ‘The Sunshine Boys’) the wily transit chief determined to thwart them.
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When can we eat king cake? The answer isn't as simple as we think.

The Advocate 28 Dec 2022
Maybe we should be able to eat king cake before Jan ... First, I am not saying you should be able to eat king cake 365 days a year ... To Catholics — early Louisianians included — this is a Christmas cake.Creole king cake. In fact, the first Creole New Orleanians in the 18th century would have only eaten a king cake on Jan.
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Today in Entertainment History: “Glass Menagerie” premiered

Federal News Radio 26 Dec 2022
On Dec. 26, 1944, Tennessee Williams’ play “The Glass Menagerie” was first performed publicly, in Chicago ... In 1957, Elvis Presley got a temporary draft deferment so he could finish making the movie “King Creole.” ... On Dec ... In 1957, Elvis Presley got a temporary draft deferment so he could finish making the movie “King Creole.” ... Insight by Workday ... .
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Today in Entertainment History: "Glass Menagerie" premiered

Citrus County Chronicle 26 Dec 2022
On Dec. 26, 1944, Tennessee Williams’ play “The Glass Menagerie” was first performed publicly, in Chicago. In 1955, Decca Records released “See You Later, Alligator” by Bill Haley and the Comets. In 1957, Elvis Presley got a temporary draft deferment so he could finish making the movie “King Creole.”. Get more from the Citrus County Chronicle ... .
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Christmas songs aren’t always ‘Holly Jolly’ and can sometimes be ‘Blue’

St George News 22 Dec 2022
The familiar carols proclaim this message, with “Joy to the World” resounding in thousands of churches, while its secular counterpart exhorts listeners to have “A Holly Jolly Christmas.” Elvis Presley on the set of “King Creole,” June 1958 . Public domain photo, St. George News. The real emotions of the season are a bit more complex ... ....
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What to watch: 'Avatar' sequel rekindles a sense of wonder, 'Kindred' brings book to life, ...

Beatrice Daily Sun 17 Dec 2022
Avatar. The Way of Water. Rated PG-13, 3 hour 12 minutes, in theaters now ... Listen now and subscribe. Apple Podcasts . Google Podcasts . Spotify . RSS Feed ... *** ... 16 ... The King had some good films — “King Creole” and “Jailhouse Rock” are a couple — and a lot of bad stuff, but I wouldn’t classify the bad ones as B-movies ... “Fairy Tale” by Stephen King (Scribner).
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Television Q&A: Will there be more dispatches from 'Alaska Daily'?

Finger Lakes Times 15 Dec 2022
You have questions. I have some answers. Q. I loved “Alaska Daily” and it disappeared. It was on ABC, but will it be back somewhere else?. A ... 23 ... But such shows do return eventually. A few examples ... 23 ... Q ... The King had some good films — “King Creole” and “Jailhouse Rock” are a couple — and a lot of bad stuff, but I wouldn’t classify the bad ones as B-movies ... .

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