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Friday, June 2, 2017

The Groovy List would watch a Felicity Netflix revival



The Groovy List is a weekly Top 10 of recommended videos featuring pop culture:

1) Groovy Guys: Gregg Allman, Wendell Burton and Jared Martin
Musician Gregg Allman, who died on May 27 at age 69, was best known for performing in the Allman Brothers Band, who were inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 1995. He was also married to Cher from 1975 to 1979. Below you can listen to the Allman Brothers Band's 1973 hit, "Ramblin' Man", and watch Allman on a 1975 episode of Cher's CBS variety show.




Actor Wendell Burton, who died Tuesday at age 69, was best known for his performance opposite Liza Minnelli in the 1969 film, The Sterile Cuckoo. Other credits include the 1970 national tour of the play, Butterflies Are Free (opposite Eve Arden), the 1971 prison drama, Fortune and Men's Eyes, the 1973 Hallmark Hall of Fame TV adaptation of the musical, You're a Good Man, Charlie Brown (as Charlie Brown), and the 1986 Burt Reynolds film, Heat. Below you can watch the trailer for The Sterile Cuckoo and a scene from Fortune and Men's Eyes.




Actor Jared Martin, who died on May 24 at age 75, was best known for his recurring role as Steven "Dusty" Farlow on the CBS series, Dallas (he appeared in 34 episodes from 1979 to 1991). Other television credits include the 1977 NBC series, The Fantastic Journey, and the 1988-90 syndicated series, War of the Worlds. He played the lead role in Murder a la Mod (1968), the first feature film written and directed by his former college roommate, Brian De Palma. His other film credits include The Second Coming of Suzanne (1974) and The Lonely Lady (1983). And in 1983-84, he appeared on Broadway in the play, Torch Song Trilogy. Below you can watch Martin on Dallas and The Fantastic Journey.




2) Groovy Reunion: Felicity's Keri Russell and Scott Speedman
The duo are reunited on Jimmy Kimmel Live!





3) Groovy Gals: Rachel Bloom and Tovah Feldshuh
The actresses, who play daughter and mother on The CW's Crazy Ex-Girlfriend, participate in a SAG-AFTRA Foundation Q&A.



4) Groovy Guy: David Sedaris
The author, whose new book, Theft by Finding: Diaries (1977-2002), was released on May 30, is a guest on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert.



5) Groovy Guy: Andrew Rannells
The actor, who has been nominated for a 2017 Tony Award for Falsettos, participates in a SAG-AFTRA Foundation Q&A.



6) Groovy Guy: Zac Efron
The actor, whose new film, Baywatch, was released on May 25, is a guest on The Graham Norton Show (with Tom Cruise) and The Late Late Show with James Corden.





7) Groovy Guy: Ben Platt
The Tony-nominated actor, who is currently starring in the Broadway musical, Dear Evan Hansen, is interviewed on The Broadway Channel's Show People with Paul Wontorek.



8) Groovy Guy: Randy Rainbow
He performs his latest song parodies, Donald Trump's "Mango Tour" and "Covfefe: The Broadway Melody".




9) Groovy Guy: Steve Hayes - Tired Old Queen at the Movies
The fabulous film critic reviews In Old Chicago (1937) starring Tyrone Power, Alice Faye and Don Ameche. For more TOQ, subscribe to his YouTube channel. You can also become a fan on Facebook and follow Steve on Twitter.



10) Groovy Movie Trailer: Murder on the Orient Express
Directed by and starring Kenneth Branagh, this film, which will be released on November 10, also stars Penélope Cruz, Willem Dafoe, Judi Dench, Johnny Depp, Josh Gad, Derek Jacobi, Leslie Odom, Jr., Michelle Pfeiffer and Daisy Ridley.

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