Nick Adams achieved brief fame in when he starred in his own TV series called The Rebel , which ran for 76 episodes over two years. By February Adams was dead from a drug overdose at 36, although it has been argued ever since that his demise may have been accidental. Some even said it was murder, but with absolutely no evidence to back up their claims, it is safe to dismiss that option. Adams was one of the doomed actors who appeared in the jinxed film Rebel without a Cause. His fellow players in the picture included, James Dean killed in a traffic accident that year , Sal Mineo stabbed to death in , and Natalie Wood drowned in
Natalie Wood, who died in a mysterious drowning in , with her husband Robert Wagner. Wood was initially married to Wagner from until and then again from until her death in Natalie Wood and her husband Robert Wagner in Wagner, 87, is a "person of interest" in the drowning of Wood.
Any mention of her sexual preferences would immediately bring forth veiled threats of litigation should the subject be pursued. Cruise does the same thing today. Mention his name in connection with homosexuality or bisexuality and he will threaten to sue. The sarcasm was obvious but, apparently, the writers felt it necessary just to keep on the safe side.
She was finding it hard to age in Hollywood. She was hitting the bottle. She was insecure about her looks. Walken was Hollywood's hot new star thanks to his role as a Vietnam veteran in the Oscar-winning film The Deer Hunter. She and I were always close, despite the eight-year age gap.