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American actor James Garner dies age 86

American actor James Garner dies age 86

July 20, 2014 7 Comments

Oscar nominated American actor James Garner — star of 1970s TV series “The Rockford Files” and countless other Hollywood movies — has died aged 86. Garner was famous for playing Bret Maverick in the 1957 western TV series as well as the 1994 film version. He also starred in “The Great Escape” in 1963, “Murphy’s Romance” in 1985, […]

British television networks BBCtv & Channel 5 celebrate Doris Day’s music comeback (RARE 1992 PBS bio “A Sentimental Journey” to air in UK!)

British television networks BBCtv & Channel 5 celebrate Doris Day’s music comeback (RARE 1992 PBS bio “A Sentimental Journey” to air in UK!)

August 30, 2011 3 Comments

We have just learnt that digital channel BBC4 television will be holding a special ‘Doris Day’ evening on Friday, September 9 2011 from 9pm (UK time). The channel will re-transmit their 2005 documentary “Virgin Territory” and of significant interest to Day’s fans they will broadcast for the first ever time on British television Doris Day’s 1971 special […]

Radio DJ Mike Cleary chats with Doris on her birthday and re-unites her live on air with her former co-star James Garner

Radio DJ Mike Cleary chats with Doris on her birthday and re-unites her live on air with her former co-star James Garner

April 15, 2007 No Comments

One of the common most asked questions other than “what is Doris’s phone number and email address?” (neither of which are for posting on this site!) is “how is she?” and “is she alive?”… I am pleased to say that although I personally do not have a direct hotline to Ms. Day I am kept […]

Lavish Region 2 DVD boxset “The Doris Day Collection” from Universal Studios (UK)

Lavish Region 2 DVD boxset “The Doris Day Collection” from Universal Studios (UK)

March 1, 2004 1 Comment

The Doris Day Collection is being released on the 8 March 2004 to celebrate Doris Day’s 80th birthday. You may be asking yourself what is so special about this set? The truth is compared to a lot of DVD boxsets out there this one does go that extra mile in the presentation stakes. It packages […]

Move Over, Darling (film)

Move Over, Darling (film)

December 19, 1963 2 Comments

US Release Date: 19 December 1963 [ Shop @ amazon.com aStore ] Doris Day — Ellen Wagstaff Arden (aka Eva Swensen and Eve) James Garner — Nicholas ‘Nick’/’Nicky’ Arden Polly Bergen — Bianca Steele Arden Thelma Ritter — Grace Arden Fred Clark — Mr. Codd, the Hotel Manager Chuck Connor — Stephen Burkett, aka Adam […]

The Thrill Of It All! (film)

The Thrill Of It All! (film)

July 17, 1963 1 Comment

US Release Date: 17 July 1963 [ Shop @ amazon.com aStore ] Doris Day — Beverly Boyer James Garner — Dr. Gerald Boyer Arlene Francis — Mrs. Fraleigh Edward Andrews — Gardiner Fraleigh Zasu Pitts — Olivia Beverly Boyer is a “stay-at-home” wife and mother, married to obstetrician Dr. Gerald Boyer. By chance, Beverly becomes […]

Donate to the DDAF in memory of a special pet!

Anyone who has a beloved pet in their household will understand just what an important part...

The Range selects Doris Day duet ‘Anything You Can Do’ for 2017 Christmas TV Advert!

Some super festive news from Great Britain! As the 144 store UK retailer The Range have...

2018 Doris Day calendar out now – proceeds from sales benefit Doris’ Animal Charity!

We are thrilled to announce that our 2018 Doris Day wall calendar is available now! This...