Donna Douglas died Thursday at the age of 81. If you are of a certain age, you remember well her portrayal of Elly May Clampett on “The Beverly Hillbillies.” Of course, the show was really a cartoon, but it was a great cartoon. RIP, Donna Douglas.
I thought that actor playing the newstand guy on Cold Case tonight seemed familiar. It’s Robert Romanus who played Mike Damone in Fast Times at Ridgemont High. At his website he talks about the various rumors of his demise. He also has some links for his band Poppa’s Kitchen. Here is their song “Rockin’ Hanukkah”: