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Picture dated from 1955 of actress Natalie Wood (1938-1981.(Photo credit: STAFF/AFP/Getty Images)

Detectives Reopen Case In 1981 Death Of Actress Natalie Wood

She starred in such New York classics as “Miracle On 34th Street” and “West Side Story” and now police have reopened the case of the death of screen legend Natalie Wood.


Arthur Laurents attends Broadway's opening night of "Gypsy" on March 27, 2008 in New York City.  (credit: Andrew H. Walker/Getty Images)

‘West Side Story’ Playwright Arthur Laurents Dies In Manhattan

Arthur Laurents, the director, playwright and screenwriter of “West Side Story” and “Gypsy” died Thursday at his Manhattan home from complications of pneumonia. He was 93.