Oscar Winner Dorothy Malone, Mom on 'Peyton Place,' Has Died - NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth

Oscar Winner Dorothy Malone, Mom on 'Peyton Place,' Has Died

Dorothy Malone's first notable role was as a seductive bookstore clerk in the classic noir "The Big Sleep"

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    Actress Dorothy Malone, who won hearts of 1960s television viewers as the long-suffering mother in the nighttime soap "Peyton Place," has died at age 93.

    Her daughter Mimi Vanderstraaten says Malone died Friday from natural causes in her hometown of Dallas. Vanderstraaten says her mother died days before her 94th birthday.

    Her career started slowly but surely in movies. Her first notable role was as a seductive bookstore clerk in the classic noir "The Big Sleep."

    She won the 1956 supporting actress Oscar portraying an alcoholic nymphomaniac who tries to steal a married Rock Hudson from Lauren Bacall in "Written on the Wind."

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    Domino's Pizza is tweaking its home delivery service for those times you're not at home.
    After years of delivery right to your doorstep, Domino's drivers will now deliver to outdoor locations.
    That includes beaches, parks, landmarks, and other outdoor locations across the country.
    Domino's says its drivers will deliver to 150-thousand locations from the Gateway Arch in St. Louis, to the "Welcome to Las Vegas" sign.
    The locations are now active and show up in the company's app or website as "Domino's Hotspots."
    Customers pre-pay for their orders, select a location, and your pizza is on the way.
    Previously, Domino's delivered to offbeat locations, but, the new service sets up designated drop off points.
    The service was tested last fall in Miami before being rolled out nationwide.

    (Published Monday, April 16, 2018)

    "Peyton Place" aired from 1964 to 1969 on ABC. Nighttime soaps were rare at the time, but the popular series won Malone new prominence and made stars of Mia Farrow and Ryan O'Neal.

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