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Mitch Albom
Name : Mitch Albom
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Date of Birth : 1958
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Country Of Nationality : United States
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Brief Bio : Mitchell David Albom (born May 23, 1958 in Passaic, New Jersey) is a U.S. novelist and newspaper columnist for the Detroit Free Press, radio host, and TV commentator Albom first gained fame as a sports... - More...
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Best-selling author Mitch Albom coming to Viterbo
La Crosse Tribune - Mitch Albom, best-selling author of such books as "Tuesdays with Morrie," will present "Have a Little Faith" at 7:15 p.m. Oct. 12 in the Viterbo University Fine Arts Center Main Theatre.

The journalist, screenwriter, playwright, radio and television personality, and musician has written books - including "The Five People You Meet in Heaven," "For One More Day," and "Have a Little Faith" - that have sold more than 28 million copies worldwide and been made into Emmy Award-winning movies.

Cost is $20 for main floor and $15 for balcony seating. Due to expected heavy demand, special Viterbo Fine Arts Center box office
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Posted 9/10/2010 12:09:58 PM | Permalink
Imperioli is booked for Albom's 'Day'
Hollywood Reporter - United States - In his first major role since the end of "The Sopranos," Emmy winner Michael Imperioli is set to star alongside Oscar winner Ellen Burstyn in ABC's original movie "Oprah Winfrey Presents: Mitch Albom's For One More Day."

Based on Albom's best-selling book, the Harpo Films production centers on Chick Benetto (Imperioli), a former baseball player battling alcoholism and depression who, on the verge of taking his life, is magically granted one more day with his deceased mother (Burstyn), who shows him a way to redemption.

Albom wrote the screenplay for "Day," which will be directed by Lloyd Kramer. Oprah Winfrey and Kate
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Posted 7/12/2007 12:07:09 AM | Permalink
Imperioli to Star in ABC's Albom Movie
Television Week - Detroit, MI, USA - Hot off the demise of “The Sopranos,” Michael Imperioli will star in ABC’s adaptation of author Mitch Albom’s bestseller “For One More Day.”

Ellen Burstyn also will star in the two-hour film, produced under Harpo Films’ “Oprah Winfrey Presents” banner for the network.

Mr. Imperioli, who played a mobster on HBO’s hit “The Sopranos,” will play an alcoholic former baseball player who tries to commit suicide, but is granted an extra day of life. Ms. Burstyn will play his deceased mother.

The ABC Television/Harpo production will air by the end of the year, with Oprah Winfrey and Kate Forte listed as executive producers.

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Posted 7/11/2007 12:07:02 PM | Permalink
Adam Sandler's Co. Buys Mitch Albom Baseball Pitch
Cinematical - Santa Monica, CA, USA - Columnist turned author Mitch Albom is about to add another title to his resumé: that of screenwriter. (OK, he adapted a few of his books for television but I'm talking about screenwriting) According to Variety, Adam Sandler's Happy Madison shingle has bought a baseball-related pitch from the author ... and yes, the project is being set up by Sony as a vehicle for Mr. Sandler. Because he hasn't done enough sports comedies yet. (Nothing against Sandler, but he hasn't made a funny movie since The Wedding Singer, if it's me you're asking.)

Described as a "comedy with emotional elements set in
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Posted 6/18/2007 01:06:56 AM | Permalink
Sony Unites Adam Sandler and Mitch Albom - USA - Yukmeister Adam Sandler and schmaltzmeister Mitch Albom will join forces for a film sure to leave impressionable viewers giggling and misty-eyed.

There's actually very little info on the project. Variety merely says that Columbia Pictures and Sandler's Happy Madison shingle have snagged the rights to Albom's first feature screenplay.

Formerly best known to sports fans, Albom has reshaped himself into a bestselling author of sentimental fiction and nonfiction alike, writing the bestsellers "Tuesday With Morrie," "The Five People You Meet in Heaven" and "For One More Day."

While Sandler tiptoed into the sentimental realm with this spring's box office disappointment "Reign Over Me,"
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Posted 6/18/2007 12:06:42 AM | Permalink
Adam and Albom Team Up - Valley Stream, NY, USA - Adam Sandler, who is known for comedic movies, recently took a risk and joined Don Cheadle in the more serious film “Reign Over Me.”

This summer Sandler returns to his roots in “I Now Pronounce You Chuck and Larry,” which is about two strait men who get married to gain insurance benefits. Along with “Chuck and Larry” Sandler, with his production company Happy Madison and Columbia pictures, purchased the rights to a baseball comedy with heart. The movie is being penned by best selling author Mitch Albom. Albom is best known for his novels: “Tuesdays With Morrie,” “The Five People You
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Posted 6/18/2007 12:06:36 AM | Permalink
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Lengel: The Hypocrisy of Mitch Albom When Talking About Legend Ted Lindsay & Unions  Deadline Detroit

I was a reading a Mitch Albom column in Sunday's Free Press about the great Red Wing star Ted Lindsay and couldn't help but cringe when I got to a certain ...

Limited tickets for exclusive Detroit 'foodie experience'  Detroit Free Press

A limited number of tickets are set to go on sale for a June 19 charity event in Detroit that includes a party with jazz and celebrity guests at the Shinola Hotel and ...

Kids Casting: Become a Member of the Kidz Bop Ensemble + More Gigs  Backstage

If you want to be the next big music star, get your start early and join the ensemble of the hit, long-running brand Kidz Bop. Plus, a short adaptation from Mitch ...

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