Actor Morgan Freeman unhurt after plane’s forced landing

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Actor Morgan Freeman unhurt after plane’s forced landing

BLOGS OF THE DAY: Morgan Freeman safe after private plane crash. Mayor Bill Luckett of Clarksdale, a longtime friend of the actor, confirms the plane made a controlled forced landing before dark Saturday. Morgan Freeman has said that he had emerged “without a scratch” after the plane in which he was travelling blew a tyre on takeoff and made an emergency landing in which the landing gear collapsed.REUTERS – A small plane carrying Oscar-winning Morgan Freeman made an unexpected landing in Mississippi on Saturday after a tire blew on take-off but neither the actor nor the pilot were injured, according to media reports.A plane carrying actor Morgan Freeman experienced a problem on takeoff ...

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‘Buffy the Vampire Slayer’ Actor Pleads Guilty After Allegedly Choking Girlfriend

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‘Buffy the Vampire Slayer’ Actor Pleads Guilty After Allegedly Choking Girlfriend

‘Buffy’ Star Nicholas Brendon Pleads Guilty to Misdemeanor Charge. Actor Nicholas Brendon, who starred in Buffy the Vampire Slayer has pleaded guilty to criminal mischief after he was accused of choking his girlfriend during a fight in their upstate New York hotel room. ‘Based upon our review of the facts and circumstances of this case, and after speaking with the victim, we believe justice was served,’ District Attorney Karen Heggen said. Prosecutors in the Saratoga Springs case will allow him to stay out of jail if he completes rehab and doesn’t violate his probation for the next year. He seemed to me very pleased with his progress, and hopes to get his life back together.” ...

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Actor Morgan Freeman unhurt after plane’s forced landing

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Actor Morgan Freeman unhurt after plane’s forced landing

Freeman unhurt in emergency landing. A plane carrying actor Morgan Freeman experienced a problem on takeoff in Mississippi Saturday which ended in an unscheduled landing and damage to the aircraft, the star said in a statement.WASHINGTON: Morgan Freeman was in for a scare Saturday when his plane experienced problems and had to make an unexpected landing that damaged the aircraft but left the Oscar winner unscathed, reports said. “Sometimes things don’t go as planned and a tire blew on take-off which caused other problems. Mayor Bill Luckett of Clarksdale, a friend of the 78-year-old Oscar-winning actor, told The Associated Press that the twin-engine plane made what he described as a controlled ...

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Actor Morgan Freeman unhurt after plane’s forced landing

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Actor Morgan Freeman unhurt after plane’s forced landing

Actor Morgan Freeman and pilot unhurt in forced plane landing; FAA says plane went off runway. A SMALL PLANE carrying Oscar-winning Morgan Freeman made an unexpected landing in Mississippi on Saturday after a tire blew on take-off but neither the actor nor the pilot were injured, according to media reports.The 78-year-old star hired a private jet to carry him from Clarksdale, Mississippi to Houston, Texas but was forced into a crash landing after one of the plane’s tyre’s blew out. I appreciate the concern and prayers for our safety.” Clarksdale Mayor Bill Luckett, a friend of Freeman’s, confirmed to the Associated Press that the plane made a controlled forced landing at a Tunica ...

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Actor Morgan Freeman unhurt after plane’s forced landing

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Actor Morgan Freeman unhurt after plane’s forced landing

Freeman unhurt in emergency landing. A SMALL PLANE carrying Oscar-winning Morgan Freeman made an unexpected landing in Mississippi on Saturday after a tire blew on take-off but neither the actor nor the pilot were injured, according to media reports.The 78-year-old star hired a private jet to carry him from Clarksdale, Mississippi to Houston, Texas but was forced into a crash landing after one of the plane’s tyre’s blew out. I appreciate the concern and prayers for our safety.” Clarksdale Mayor Bill Luckett, a friend of Freeman’s, confirmed to the Associated Press that the plane made a controlled forced landing at a Tunica airport shortly before sunset Saturday. Freeman was the ...

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Morgan Freeman’s Plane Makes Emergency Landing, Actor Unhurt Thanks to …

Rubric: Actor | 6 Dec 2015 | no comments yet »
Morgan Freeman’s Plane Makes Emergency Landing, Actor Unhurt Thanks to …

Freeman unhurt in emergency landing. A SMALL PLANE carrying Oscar-winning Morgan Freeman made an unexpected landing in Mississippi on Saturday after a tire blew on take-off but neither the actor nor the pilot were injured, according to media reports.The 78-year-old star hired a private jet to carry him from Clarksdale, Mississippi to Houston, Texas but was forced into a crash landing after one of the plane’s tyre’s blew out. I appreciate the concern and prayers for our safety.” Clarksdale Mayor Bill Luckett, a friend of Freeman’s, confirmed to the Associated Press that the plane made a controlled forced landing at a Tunica airport shortly before sunset Saturday. Freeman was the ...

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Actor Morgan Freeman unhurt after plane’s forced landing

Rubric: Actor | 6 Dec 2015 | no comments yet »
Actor Morgan Freeman unhurt after plane’s forced landing

AP News in Brief at 10:08 a.m. EST. TUNICA, Miss. (AP) — A plane carrying actor Morgan Freeman and his pilot blew a tire on takeoff from a Mississippi airport and made an emergency landing in which its landing gear collapsed and the plane ran off the side of a runway, authorities said. — In the final few years of Tashfeen Malik’s life, the people around the young woman saw her dress ever more conservatively and urge people ever more ardently to live a devout life. Mayor Bill Luckett of Clarksdale, a friend of the 78-year-old Oscar-winning actor, told The Associated Press that the twin-engine plane made what he described as a controlled forced landing just before nightfall Saturday at an ...

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Actor Morgan Freeman Unhurt After Plane’s Unexpected Landing

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Actor Morgan Freeman Unhurt After Plane’s Unexpected Landing

Morgan Freeman Unhurt When His Plane Makes Forced Landing. Just Guess What He Was on His Way to Film.. TUNICA, Miss. (TheBlaze/AP) — Morgan Freeman says he was aboard his plane when it had to make an unexpected landing in Mississippi, but nobody was injured. Freeman released a statement saying he was headed to Texas to shoot a segment for the series “The Story of God.” He says, “Sometimes things don’t go as planned and a tire blew on takeoff, which caused other problems.” But he said they “landed safely without a scratch.” He says he can’t say the same about his plane. The website reports that the plane – which is believed to be owned by the Oscar winner – veered ...

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‘Jagged Edge,’ ‘Scarface’ actor Robert Loggia dies at 85

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‘Jagged Edge,’ ‘Scarface’ actor Robert Loggia dies at 85

Actor Robert Loggia, played gangsters from ’Scarface’ to ’Sopranos,’ dies at 85. Robert Loggia, an Oscar-nominated actor who had a durable career in television and movies, notably in Brian De Palma’s gangster film “Scarface” and Penny Marshall’s comedy “Big,” died Friday at his home in Los Angeles. Loggia played the kindly toy company owner in the 1988 film, and famously tickled the giant-sized, light-up ivories with Hanks in Big’s iconic keyboard scene.Oscar-nominated actor Robert Loggia, who was known for gravelly voiced gangsters from “Scarface” to “The Sopranos” but who was most endearing as Tom Hanks’ kid-at-heart toy-company boss in “Big,” has died. Elizabeth ...

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Actor Morgan Freeman unhurt after plane’s unexpected landing

Rubric: Actor | 6 Dec 2015 | no comments yet »
Actor Morgan Freeman unhurt after plane’s unexpected landing

Morgan Freeman’s plane crash lands in Mississippi after tire blowout as he credits pilot for saving his life. The aircraft that the 78-year-old actor was on skidded off the runway into a field after making an emergency landing, the Tunica, Mississippi Sheriff’s Department confirms to ET. “I was on my plane on the way to Texas to shoot a segment for The Story of God,” said Freeman. “Sometimes things don’t go as planned and a tire blew on take-off which caused other problems. The website reports that the plane – which is believed to be owned by the Oscar winner – veered off the end of the runway and into a dirt field after landing. I cannot say the same about my plane.” ...

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