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Jane the Virgin Star Briefs Us on His Madam Secretary Visit — Watch

29 January 2017 7:00 AM, PST | TVLine.com | See recent TVLine.com news »

Some people go to tropical climes or catch up on their sleep during vacation. Jane the Virgin‘s Justin Baldoni got himself a temporary government post.

While on break from playing the CW series’ heartthrob Rafael, Baldoni traveled to New York to shoot two episodes of CBS’ Madam Secretary… which seems odd, until you hear him talk about the political drama and realize he’s a superfan.

Read on to hear his thoughts about playing Kevin Park, a new co-worker who catches Daisy’s eye and who may be keeping a few secrets, then make sure to press Play on »

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Mike Connors, TV Detective On ‘Mannix,’ Dies At 91 From Leukemia

27 January 2017 10:03 AM, PST | Uinterview | See recent Uinterview news »

Mike Connors, best known for his role as detective Joe Mannix on the 1960s show Mannix, died Thursday in Tarzana, California. His son-in-law said the actor had been diagnosed just a week ago with leukemia, and passed away from complications of the disease. Connors was 91. Mannix was a detective TV series that ran from 1967 […]

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Star of Mannix, Mike Connors, Dies at the Age of 91

27 January 2017 3:06 AM, PST | TVovermind.com | See recent TVovermind.com news »

Mannix began way back in 1967 and its hard nosed private eye, played by Mike Connors was on CBS for eight seasons.  The show was created by Desilu Productions, a company formed by Desi Arnaz and Lucille Ball.  During each episode if there was one thing you could count on, it was Mannix getting into a fight.  In the show’s eight season run, Mike Connors became one of the highest paid actors on television. In a 2000 interview on Fox News Channel, Connors said, “”I know that I kept saying I want this character to be as real as possible,

Star of Mannix, Mike Connors, Dies at the Age of 91 »

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Mike Connors Dies: Mannix Star Was 91

26 January 2017 7:46 PM, PST | TVfanatic | See recent TVfanatic news »

Mike Connors passed away today of leukemia at a hospital in Tarzana, CA. He was 91.

Connors is best known for his role as Joe Mannix on the CBS series Mannix that ran from 1967-1975.

He was good guy, a private detective who could take a punch like none other. 

Kreker J. Ohanian was born in Fresno, California in 1925. Of Armenian descent, the actor was told to change his name because it sounded too much like George O'Hanlon.

Connors began his film and television career in 1952 under the name Touch (a nickname he earned in college) Connors. 

Early on in the 1950s, he had a bevy of small roles in westerns such as Gun Smoke, Have Gun, Will Travel and Maverick

In 1959, Connors got his first series regular role in Tightrope.

Tightrope was originally going to be called Undercover Man, and that makes sense. Connor's character was an undercover agent who »

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Mannix Star Mike Connors Dead at 91

26 January 2017 6:57 PM, PST | TVLine.com | See recent TVLine.com news »

Mike Connors, best known for his titular role in the long-running CBS procedural Mannix, died Thursday of leukemia, Deadline reports. He was 91.

On Mannix, which debuted in 1967 and ran for eight seasons, Connors played disobedient, plaid coat-wearing private eye Joe Mannix. The role earned him a 1969 Golden Globe award for best actor in a drama series. The series ended its run in 1975 after producing 194 episodes.

Connors’ additional TV credits included guest stints on Murder She Wrote, Walker, Texas Ranger and, in what would be his final acting gig, a 2007 episode of Two and a Half Men.

Related storiesCBS Sets Mary Tyler Moore Tribute for Thursday, »

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Mike Connors, ‘Mannix’ Star, Dies at 91

26 January 2017 6:43 PM, PST | The Wrap | See recent The Wrap news »

Mike Connors, who played private detective Joe Mannix on the CBS’ series “Mannix” died Thursday. He was 91. The popular actor had been diagnosed with leukemia last week, according to his son-in-law Mike Condon. Connors played Mannix, a good guy P.I. working for Los Angeles detective agency called Intertect, from 1967 to 1975. Also Read: Mary Tyler Moore: 7 Iconic Scenes From Trailblazer's Career (Videos) “Mannix” was the last series originated with Desilu Productions, the company co-owned by husband and wife Desi Arnaz and Lucille Ball. In the cult show, Mannix worked his own cases with the help of his loyal secretary Peggy Fair, »

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Mike Connors, Principled Private Detective on 'Mannix,' Dies at 91

26 January 2017 6:37 PM, PST | The Hollywood Reporter - TV News | See recent The Hollywood Reporter - TV News news »

Mike Connors, who took a punch as well as anyone while playing the good-guy private detective on the long-running Saturday night action series Mannix for CBS, has died. He was 91.

A former basketball player for legendary coach John Wooden at UCLA, Connors died Thursday in Encino from leukemia, the actor's agent confirmed to The Hollywood Reporter. 

Mannix, the last series from Lucille Ball and Desi Arnaz’s famed TV company Desilu Productions to air, ran for eight seasons from September 1967 until April 1975. Created by Richard Levinson and William Link and developed by executive producer Bruce Geller (Mission: Impossible), the »

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Mike Connors, Principled Private Detective on 'Mannix,' Dies at 91

26 January 2017 6:37 PM, PST | The Hollywood Reporter - Movie News | See recent The Hollywood Reporter - Movie News news »

Mike Connors, who took a punch as well as anyone while playing the good-guy private detective on the long-running Saturday night action series Mannix for CBS, has died. He was 91.

A former basketball player for legendary coach John Wooden at UCLA, Connors died Thursday in Encino from leukemia, the actor's agent confirmed to The Hollywood Reporter. 

Mannix, the last series from Lucille Ball and Desi Arnaz’s famed TV company Desilu Productions to air, ran for eight seasons from September 1967 until April 1975. Created by Richard Levinson and William Link and developed by executive producer Bruce Geller (Mission: Impossible), the »

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Mike Connors Dies: ‘Mannix’ Star Was 91

26 January 2017 6:35 PM, PST | Deadline TV | See recent Deadline TV news »

Mike Connors, who starred as a brawling L.A. private eye on the long-running CBS crime drama Mannix, died today of leukemia at a hospital in Tarzana, CA. He was 91. Connors had been diagnosed only a week ago with the disease. He died surrounded by the love of family, including his wife Mary Lou of 68 years whom he met while they were students at UCLA. “He was a wonderful father, a wonderful husband, a wonderful father-in-law and a wonderful friend,” his son-in-law Mike… »

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Mike Connors, ‘Mannix’ Star, Dies at 91

26 January 2017 6:30 PM, PST | Variety - TV News | See recent Variety - TV News news »

Mike Connors, best known for playing detective Joe Mannix on 1960s and ’70s show “Mannix,” died Thursday in Tarzana, Calif. He was 91.

He had been diagnosed a week ago with leukemia, according to his son-in-law Mike Condon.

Mannix” ran for eight seasons from 1968 to 1975 and was the last series from Desilu Productions.

He also appeared in early ’60s TV series “Tightrope!” and “Today’s F.B.I.” in the early ’80s. He later played Colonel Hack Peters in Herman Wouk miniseries “War and Remembrance.”

In the 1950s, Connors appeared in the John Wayne film “Island in the Sky” and in Cecil B. DeMille’s “The Ten Commandments.”

Connors is survived by his wife Mary Lou, daughter Dena and granddaughter Cooper.

 

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