Tag: The Beverly Hillbillies

Don Rickles passes away aged 90

Mr Potato Head himself Don Rickles, died Thursday from kidney failure at his Los Angeles home, according to his publicist, Paul Shefrin. Known as the world’s greatest insult comic, Rickles enjoyed a career that spanned decades and found him performing in everything from nightclubs to Martin Scorsese’s Casino […]

Donna Douglas passes away aged 82.

Donna Douglas, who played hillbilly bombshell Elly May Clampett in the 1960’s cult fish-out-of-water sitcom The Beverly Hillbillies, has died. She was 82. Douglas will also be remembered as co-starring opposite Elvis Presley in the 1966 film Frankie and Johnny, and for an especially creepy Twilight Zone episode, “The […]