White Light: Connecting Steve Urkel and the
Utne Reader OnlineWhite Light: Connecting Steve Urkel and the Velvet UndergroundUtne Reader OnlineIn 1982, NBC introduced Silver Spoons, a likeminded sitcom with a suburban landscape and vanilla cast — Ricky Schroder, its pipsqueak star, was seemingly scouted from his previous work, modeling for Hitlerjugend propaganda posters. Illes and Stein ...
Posted on 14 June 2017 | 3:04 pm
10 Movies to Tug at Dad's Heartstrings on
Reader's Digest10 Movies to Tug at Dad's Heartstrings on Father's DayReader's Digest03-champ-Movies-to-Tug-at-Dad's-Heartstrings- shutterstock, via imdb.comThis emotional drama stars Jon Voight and little kid Ricky Schroder as the ultimate father-son ragtag team working toward goals! Voight plays a boxer looking to score another win ...
Posted on 13 June 2017 | 6:17 pm
Boerne eyes funding alternatives to keep
San Antonio Express-News (subscription)Boerne eyes funding alternatives to keep city hall project on trackSan Antonio Express-News (subscription)BOERNE — City leaders are seeking more public feedback on the proposed new city hall and exploring financing alternatives after their initial plan to issue $19 million in certificates of obligation was derailed — at least temporarily. A petition ...
Posted on 13 June 2017 | 5:46 pm
The Most Famous Child Stars & Where They
ZimbioThe Most Famous Child Stars & Where They Are NowZimbioHeight of fame: Starred in the boxing drama The Champ in 1979 (winning a Golden Globe) and became really popular on the '80s sitcom Silver Spoons. But Schroder was bigger than that. He was seen as a future star and acted well older than his years.and more »
Posted on 8 June 2017 | 4:16 pm
Dolly Parton chats her 'very moving' movie
GoldderbyDolly Parton chats her 'very moving' movie 'Christmas of Many ...GoldderbyWatch our exclusive interview with the legendary Dolly Parton about 'Christmas of Many Colors,' a Grammy win for 'Jolene' and more awards.and more »
Posted on 5 June 2017 | 10:03 am
Music Regram: Jennifer Nettles of Sugarland
They are both very blond! Sugarland singer and solo artist Jennifer Nettles is working on the Coat of Many Colors project with Rick Schroder, previously known as Ricky Schroder to children of the '80s who grew up watching him a tow-headed child actor in ...
Posted on 21 August 2015 | 8:52 am
16 Book-To-Movie Adaptations That Hollywood
So it is a minor miracle that the TV miniseries starring Robert Duvall, Tommy Lee Jones, Angelica Huston, Rick Schroder, Danny Glover, and Diane Lane turned out to be the Golden Globe and Emmy wining masterpiece that it is. I dare you to watch it and not b ...
Posted on 21 August 2015 | 2:03 am
NBC Sets Airdate for Original Movie Based on
One week earlier, on Dec. 3, the network will present live musical “The Wiz.” Sugarland lead singer Jennifer Nettles and Rick Schroder have been tapped to play Parton’s parents in “Coat of Many Colors,” and Gerald McRaney will play Grandpa Jake ...
Posted on 18 August 2015 | 10:45 pm
Jennifer Nettles First Film Role In Dolly
Dolly Parton’s upcoming NBC movie Coat Of Many Colors will feature Jennifer Nettles as Dolly Parton’s mother Avie Lee Parton, alongside Rick Schroder as Dolly’s dad, Robert Lee Parton. Dolly’s mom died in 2003, and her father in 2000, but their ...
Posted on 15 August 2015 | 2:28 am
Exclusive Clip: Rick Schroder's 'Locker 13'
What is the mystery of Locker 13? Rick Shroder plays an aging boxer confronted with a serious moral dilemma in this brand-new anthology of five tales from five directors about life and death, in select theaters Friday. Watch an exclusive clip from the film!
Posted on 25 March 2014 | 6:00 pm