Jeffrey Charles William Michael Conaway  October 5, — May 27,  was an American actor and singer known for playing Kenickie in the movie Grease and for his roles in two American television series, Taxi and Babylon 5. Conaway was also featured in the first and second seasons of the reality television series Celebrity Rehab with Dr. His father, Charles,  was an actor, producer and publisher. They divorced when he was three,  and Conaway and his two older sisters lived with his mother. He also spent time living with his grandparents in South Carolina , which gave him enough of a Southern accent  that when he accompanied his mother to a casting call for director Arthur Penn 's Broadway play All the Way Home , a story set in Knoxville, Tennessee , the year-old Conaway landed a featured role as one of four boys. The Pulitzer Prize -winning play was nominated for a Tony Award for Best Play and ran performances and one preview from November 29, , to September 16,
Friday, April 7, 2017
A lthough dusk was in sight, the moist, breezy Memphis air still felt mosquito-muggy inside and outside. It was May and Jeff Buckley , who had turned 30 about six months earlier, emerged from his bedroom in black jeans, ankle-high black boots, and a white T-shirt with long black sleeves and "Altamont" in honour of the Rolling Stones' anarchic, death-shrouded concert inscribed on it. Though officially out of his 20s, he remained a rock'n'roll kid at heart. As he and his tour manager Gene Bowen stood outside on the front porch, Jeff said he was heading out for a while. Generally Bowen would accompany Jeff on expeditions while on tour, but tonight Bowen needed space. Some mattresses would be delivered shortly, and the last thing he needed was Jeff bouncing around the house when they arrived. Foti was even more of a character than Jeff was. A fledgling songwriter and musician and a full-time haircutter in New York City, Foti had accompanied Bowen from New York to Memphis in a rented van, the band's gear and instruments crammed in the back. Stocky and wide-faced, with spiky, blue-dyed hair, Foti, who was 23, could have been the star of a Saturday morning cartoon show about a punk rock band.
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You rob me, that's what happens! Jim : Jeff? Jim : Wha-? Are you the guy I just caught robbing my house? Jeff I guess.