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Tony Curtis: 1925-2010. A Charmer ‘Til the End (Who Fell in Love with Our Host Live On-Air)

It pains us to report that Tony Curtis, one of the most gifted actors of all time, is gone at age 85.

The screen idol, who suffered from chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, passed away at his Nevada home yesterday at the stroke of midnight.

Tony: How we'll always remember him.

Tony: How we'll always remember the silver-screen legend.

A friend of BlogTalkRadio, Tony graced our airwaves twice last year, charming us on both occasions, while making us roar with laughter.

When he dropped in on WordSmitten host Kate Sullivan in March to chat about his memoir, American Prince, Tony began the interview with an admission of his true nature.

“I love life so much that I can’t turn down any of the women that I’ve ever met,” said the Bronx, N.Y.-born actor, who starred in such indelible flicks as Some Like It Hot, Spartacus and (our favorite) The Sweet Smell of Success.

“I’m not being facetious now. I find the company of women Continue reading