Phil Silvers: the comedy genius who was Sergeant Bilko
He was married and divorced twice, to Jo-Carroll Dennison (1945-1950) and Evelyn Patrick (1956-1966). Dennison, a former Miss America, said Silvers was a betting addict: "We never lived expensively, or travelled, because he gambled everything away.
Cara McCollum, Miss America Competitor, Dies at 24
Cara McCollum, former Miss New Jersey and Miss America candidate, has died at the age of 24. A car crash on Feb. 15 left McCollum critically injured, and the pageant champion died early Monday, according to the Facebook page, “Prayers for Cara,” which ...
Miss America Competition to Stay on ABC Through 2018
ABC has extended its contract with Dick Clark Productions and the Miss America Organization to continue airing the Miss America competition through 2018. The new agreement for domestic broadcast rights adds three years to the existing contract. “We are ...
Fox Grabs Rights to Miss Universe, Miss USA Pageants
There she is, Miss Universe, on Fox. Oh, and Miss USA is coming with her. The 64th Annual Miss Universe Pageant is heading to Fox, where it will air live on Sunday, Dec. 20 at 7 p.m. The three-hour event will take place at Planet Hollywood Resort ...