Mr. Pacino played the detective who exposed widespread police corruption in the 1973 movie “Serpico.” According to The Associated Press, the New York Daily News interviewed the real-life Mr. Serpico in Ghent, in New York’s Hudson Valley, for a recent story.
The 76-year-old retiree spoke weeks after the death of fellow whistleblowing ex-detective David Durk.
The newspaper said Mr. Serpico keeps busy trying to finish a book and taking solitary walks.
Rolling Stones’ Wood ties knot for third time
Rolling Stones guitarist Ronnie Wood tied the knot with his theater-producer fiancee, Sally Humphreys, in a private ceremony Friday in London, according to a report in the United Kingdom’s Sun, which also published photos of the bride and groom on their happy day.
According to the reports out of the United Kingdom, the rocker wore pink socks and a navy suit, and the bride wore her mother’s wedding dress.
The low-key ceremony took place in the eighth-floor penthouse in London's Dorchester Hotel.
This is the third marriage for Mr. Wood, who just played shows with the Stones in the United States as part of their 50 and Counting tour.
Iron Butterfly bassist died of natural causes
Coroner’s officials say Lee Dorman, bass guitarist for the 1960s psychedelic rock band Iron Butterfly, died of natural causes in Southern California and there won’t be an autopsy.View Entire Story
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