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Wink Martindale Hosts a Very Special Look at Frank Sinatra

Luck will be a lady to Frank Sinatra fans this Saturday and Sunday night in the form of a special one-hour Internet radio program. “Sinatra & Friends: Remembering an American Legend” is set to be piped out at 6 p.m. PT March 9 and 8 p.m. March 10 on Sunland, CA-based CRN Digital Talk Radio.

The best part is that the show is hosted by Wink Martindale, not just an instantly recognizable name from the TV world but also someone who got to interview Ole’ Blue Eyes a number of times:

“We went through our archives of interviews with Frank and those who worked with him and were close to him to get a unique retrospective on the man and the legend that was Frank Sinatra,” said Martindale. Other featured interviews include Sammy Davis Jr., Big Band leader Tommy Dorsey and composer Paul Anka.

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Game Show Star Elaine Stewart Dies at 81

Longtime screen and game show actress Elaine Stewart died at her home in Beverly Hills Monday at the age of 81, reports the LA Times. Stewart appeared in more than a dozen films throughout the 50′s and early 60′s, including an uncredited role in Singin’ in the Rain. But she was best known as the card dealer on Gambit with Wink Martindale and Alex Trebek‘s co-hostess on High Rollers.

Game Show Network, people. Seriously. Check it out.

RIP.