Paul Newman passes away

September 29th, 2008 - 8:03 pm ICT by David M N James  

Paul Newman, America’s and Hollywood’s most celebrated actor and star is dead.

Newman died on Friday shocking the movie factory and home to icons and popular television faces, movie icons and actors of all genres. Newman has been dubbed Hollywood screen legend.

Paul Newman died of cancer last Friday. He has been ailing and after a long battle with cancer he gave in to the disease and died. Newman was 83. Paul Newman was best known for landmark leading roles in classics like Cool Hand Luke, The Hustler, the Sting and Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid. He added panache to his reputation and career by winning one Oscar and receiving two honorary ones, and had key roles in more than 50 films.

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