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Tony Award Winning Actress Rondi Reed ready for Chicago's Run to Remember

Rondi Reed joins Dean to talk about how she will be contributing to Gold Star Families Saturday at Chicago’s Run to Remember, and to talk about her recent work on… 12 more words

Dean Richards' Sunday Morning

The Long Wait

As a part of my job, I am constantly looking for new and upcoming books. Books that teens and young adults may be interested in, or books that inspire and look fun so that I can create a program around them. 268 more words

August: Osage County (2013)

August: Osage County tell the story of the strong-willed women of the Weston family, whose paths have diverged until a family crisis brings them back to the Oklahoma house they grew up in, and to the dysfunctional woman who raised them. 496 more words

Film Archive

One-Liner Wednesday

From the recent movie I watched, August Osage County, comes my one-liner Wednesday quote.

Bev: “Life is very long.” T.S. Elliot. Absolutely goddamn right.


For the love of Meryl Streep

I am a HUGE fan of Meryl Streep. Huge (can’t emphasize that enough). I hadn’t seen ‘August: Osage County‘ last year because, well….there is no specific reason, just that it got missed and I wasn’t in the mood for some intense family drama as it is evident from the trailers. 199 more words


The Irony 

Last year, I read and watched August: Osage County. Besides thoroughly enjoying the play and film adaptation, I couldn’t help but fight the feeling that went against every fiber of my body. 536 more words


Hollywood horror: Actress’ death highlights Native American women’s woes

WASHINGTON – Charles Upham last saw his daughter alive on Oct. 5.

His daughter, 32-year-old Native American actress Misty Upham, was at the height of her career, having starred alongside Meryl Streep and Julia Roberts in 2013’s “August: Osage County.” Her breakout role came in 2008 with the award-winning film “Frozen River,” featuring Melissa Leo. 68 more words