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The Twilight Years

The Twilight Years

By Andrew Laposha
The Twilight Years is a podcast dedicated to the deaths of notable people. The demises of the elderly celebrities do not get enough attention. In this podcast, I will discuss our favorite stars who lived to a ripe, old age and talk about their final years.

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Johnny Cash
In this episode, we will discuss country music icon Johnny Cash. We will discuss his illnesses, the Hurt music video, the death of his wife June, and much more. Follow my Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/The-Twilight-Years-104014497977459/ Follow my Twitter: http://twitter.com/TheTwilightYea1
23:35
July 18, 2021
Cary Grant
In this episode, we will discuss Cary Grant. We will talk about movie offers made during his retirement, his love life, the tour he made during his final years, and much more. Follow my Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/The-Twilight-Years-104014497977459/ Follow my Twitter: http://twitter.com/TheTwilightYea1
12:44
June 13, 2021
George Burns and Gracie Allen
In this two-person episode, we will discuss George Burns and Gracie Allen. We will discuss Gracie’s retirement, George’s show business comeback, his health decline, and much more. Follow my Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/The-Twilight-Years-104014497977459/ Follow my Twitter: http://twitter.com/TheTwilightYea1
16:13
June 10, 2021
Michael Landon
In this episode, we will discuss television star Michael Landon. We will talk about his cancer diagnosis, his relationship with the press, his final appearance on the Tonight Show, and much more Follow my Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/The-Twilight-Years-104014497977459/ Follow my Twitter: http://twitter.com/TheTwilightYea1
14:06
March 20, 2021
Ed Sullivan
In this episode, we will discuss television host Ed Sullivan. We will talk about the declining ratings for his show, appearances he made after the show ended, and much more Follow my Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/The-Twilight-Years-104014497977459/ Follow my Twitter: http://twitter.com/TheTwilightYea1
14:43
February 17, 2021
Alfred Hitchcock
In this episode, we will talk about filmmaker Alfred Hitchcock. We will discuss the making of the movie Family Plot, a script that was never made, his AFI tribute, and much more Follow my Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/The-Twilight-Years-104014497977459/ Follow my Twitter: http://twitter.com/TheTwilightYea1
13:32
February 8, 2021
Bette Davis
In this episode, we will discuss movie star Bette Davis. We will look at her estrangement from her daughter, projects from her later years, and much more Follow my Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/The-Twilight-Years-104014497977459/ Follow my Twitter: http://twitter.com/TheTwilightYea1
19:37
February 3, 2021
Johnny Carson
In this episode, we will discuss Tonight Show host Johnny Carson. We will discuss his final episodes of the Tonight Show, appearances made after retirement, offers he turned down, and much more. Follow my Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/The-Twilight-Years-104014497977459/ Follow my Twitter: http://twitter.com/TheTwilightYea1
15:52
January 20, 2021
Rodney Dangerfield
In this episode, we will discuss comedy legend Rodney Dangerfield. We will discuss his surgeries, his funeral, and much more. Follow my Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/The-Twilight-Years-104014497977459/ Follow my Twitter: http://twitter.com/TheTwilightYea1
10:42
December 31, 2020
Aretha Franklin
In this episode, we will discuss music legend Aretha Franklin. We will talk about her health scares, her later shows, her funeral, and much more. Follow my Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/The-Twilight-Years-104014497977459/ Follow my Twitter: http://twitter.com/TheTwilightYea1
12:02
December 17, 2020
Warren Zevon
In this episode, we will discuss musician Warren Zevon. We will discuss the recording of his final album, his last appearance on the David Letterman Show, his addictions at the end of his life, and much more. Follow my Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/The-Twilight-Years-104014497977459/ Follow my Twitter: http://twitter.com/TheTwilightYea1
11:48
December 9, 2020
Robin Williams
In this episode, we will discuss actor and comedian Robin Williams. We will talk about his heart surgery, projects from late in his life, the tragic end, and much more. Follow my Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/The-Twilight-Years-104014497977459/ Follow my Twitter: http://twitter.com/TheTwilightYea1
26:40
December 5, 2020
Walter Payton
In this episode, we will look at the death and final years of football legend Walter Payton. We will discuss a near-fatal racing accident, his PSC illness, and much more
21:18
November 25, 2020
George Harrison
In this episode, we will discuss Beatle George Harrison. We will discuss later recordings and albums George made, the attempt on his life, controversy surrounding his last days, and much more. Follow my Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/The-Twilight-Years-104014497977459/ Follow my Twitter: http://twitter.com/TheTwilightYea1
15:08
November 13, 2020
Marlon Brando
In this episode, we will discuss movie star Marlon Brando. We will discuss the death of his daughter’s lover, movies he made towards the end of his career, his eccentric behavior, and much more
19:25
October 23, 2020
Bob Hope
In this episode, we will discuss comedy icon Bob Hope. We will discuss his late-career specials, his final public appearances, his health scares, and much more
17:11
October 8, 2020
Ted Williams
In this episode, we will discuss baseball legend Ted Williams. We will discuss his health problems, his appearance at the 1999 All-Star game, his body being cryogenically frozen, and much more. Follow my Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/The-Twilight-Years-104014497977459/ Follow my Twitter: http://twitter.com/TheTwilightYea1
17:18
September 16, 2020
Sammy Davis, Jr.
In this episode, we will discuss the multi-talented Sammy Davis, Jr. we will discuss the car accident where he lost his eye, the movie Tap, his cancer battle, and much more. Follow my Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/The-Twilight-Years-104014497977459/ Follow my Twitter: http://twitter.com/TheTwilightYea1
16:35
September 2, 2020
Elizabeth Taylor
In this episode we will discuss movie star Elizabeth Taylor. We will discuss her numerous health issues, her marriage to Larry Fortensky, and much more. Follow my Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/The-Twilight-Years-104014497977459/ Follow my Twitter: http://twitter.com/TheTwilightYea1
14:21
August 26, 2020
Bing Crosby
In this episode, we will discuss singer Bing Crosby. We will discuss his duet with David Bowie, his final golf game, the tell-all book his son wrote, and much more
10:32
August 18, 2020
Mickey Rooney
In this episode, we will discuss actor Mickey Rooney. We will talk about his later movies, his 90th birthday party, his family drama and much more
09:57
August 12, 2020
Milton Berle
In this episode, we will discuss the death and final years of comedian Milton Berle
10:48
August 6, 2020
Charles Schulz
In this episode, we will discuss the death and final years of Peanuts cartoonist and creator Charles Schulz
12:26
July 30, 2020
Zsa Zsa Gabor
In this episode, we will discuss actress and socialite Zsa Zsa Gabor. We will discuss her numerous hospitalizations, her leg amputation, her husband’s antics, and much more
17:03
July 17, 2020
Dean Martin
In this episode, we will look at the death and final years of Dean Martin. We will discuss the tragic death of his son, the short-lived Rat Pack reunion tour, and much more. Follow my Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/The-Twilight-Years-104014497977459/ Follow my Twitter: http://twitter.com/TheTwilightYea1
10:09
July 2, 2020
John Wayne
In this episode, we will look at the death and final years of John Wayne. We will discuss the making of The Conqueror, his lung cancer diagnoses, his final appearance at the Academy Awards, and much more. Follow my Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/The-Twilight-Years-104014497977459/ Follow my Twitter: http://twitter.com/TheTwilightYea1
17:06
June 23, 2020
Humphrey Bogart
In this episode, we will look at the death and final years of movie star Humphrey Bogart. We will discuss his later movies, his cancer battle, and much more. Follow my Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/The-Twilight-Years-104014497977459/ Follow my Twitter: http://twitter.com/TheTwilightYea1
16:04
June 10, 2020
Spencer Tracy
In this episode, we will look at the death and final years of movie star Spencer Tracy. We will discuss his decades-long romance with Katherine Hepburn, the making of Guess Who’s Coming to Dinner, and more. Follow my Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/The-Twilight-Years-104014497977459/ Follow my Twitter: http://twitter.com/TheTwilightYea1
13:32
June 5, 2020
Lucille Ball
In this episode, we will look at the death and final years of comedienne Lucille Ball. We will discuss her disastrous final sitcom Life With Lucy, the death of her ex-husband Desi Arnaz, her final hospitalization, and much more. Follow my Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/The-Twilight-Years-104014497977459/
13:14
May 27, 2020
Walt Disney
In this episode, we will look at the death and final years of the great Walt Disney. We will discuss his lung cancer diagnosis, projects he was working on at the end of his life, and clear up some myths and rumors about his death. Follow my Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/The-Twilight-Years-104014497977459/ Follow my Twitter: http://twitter.com/TheTwilightYea1
09:39
May 23, 2020
Casey Kasem
In this episode, we will look at the death and final years of Casey Kasem
09:37
May 17, 2020
Joe DiMaggio
In this episode, we will discuss baseball great Joe DiMaggio. We will talk about his long and painful hospitalization, events that occurred after his death, and more. Follow my Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/The-Twilight-Years-104014497977459/ Follow my Twitter: http://twitter.com/TheTwilightYea1
08:03
May 14, 2020
Jerry Lewis
In today’s episode, we will be discussing comedy icon Jerry Lewis. We will discuss his prescription pill addiction, his heart attacks, the demise of his long-running telethon, and much more
10:29
May 11, 2020
Frank Sinatra
In our very first episode, we will be discussing the final years and death of music legend Frank Sinatra. We will discuss the death of his friend Jilly Rizzo, the paparazzi’s attempts to get a final picture, his star-studded funeral, a scary incident that Frank’s wife had just weeks after her husband’s death, and much more
14:57
May 5, 2020