on a sad note…july 12 2004
Emmy Award winning actress Isabel Sanford, best known for playing Louise “Weezie” Jefferson on TV’s long-running “The Jeffersons,” has died.
Sanford had been hospitalized since July 4 and died Friday at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center with her daughter Pamela Ruff at her side, longtime friend, publicist and manager Brad Lemack said.
of jeffersons fame – louise got her star on the walk of fame today (thursday) marla gibbs (god bless florence – what a fucking cool ass maid) was there – as well as genius producer norman lear – and its kismet – i was just referencing ALL IN THE FAMILY the other day – and mr. lear is the man who started it all – including MAUDE – speaking of maude – bea arthur is doing her one woman show out here in california – she is a legend not only of stage and screen – BUT maude – and dorthy of GOLDEN GIRLS – are true classic TV characters – and folks she is getting old – and she is one not to be missed – ok now does jean stapleton have a star on hollywood? if not she needs to have one – i will investigate the scene – and i am trying to locate a schedule of the whole walk of fame deal – last week celine – this week mrs. jefferson – who’s next? i would like to know – also on wed night huge premiere for TORQUE – some action looking thingy – opening on jan 16 – and guess what – HAPPY BIRTHDAY to me – 28 – and i cant bear it – i have a ten year high school reunion this year – time flies — MY folks are in town too – so dealing with much right now – sending them off to pasadena tomorrow whilst me is at work – and sat heading down to san diego – and possibly tijuana if we get daring – and hopefullly will catch BIG FISH with them before they had back to the east = which is cold as SHIT – jimmy kimmel said it best last night – we in LA are in a david lee roth music video – while the east coast endures the empire strikes back tundra cold scene – 2 degrees in nyc tonight – it was like 75 here today – and my parents still have dreams of me moving back east – dream on mom and dad – this hollywood boy is here to stay – ok i had wine – i admit to rambling — TGIF —- :) ( isabelle )