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Jerry Buss receives his star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame (2006)

Source: latimes.com

Gerald Hatten Buss (born 27 January 1934 in Salt Lake City, Utah) is the owner of the Los Angeles Lakers professional basketball team along with other professional sports franchises in southern California. He received a star on the Walk of Fame for his work in bringing Los Angeles sports to Television.

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Variety, 2019-09-10 23:00:48
John C. Reilly has joined the HBO pilot about the 1980s Showtime Lakers in a recasting. Reilly will play the role of former Lakers owner Jerry Buss, replacing Michael Shannon, who exited the project over creative differences. The character is described as a self-made millionaire whose success has only amplified ...

Variety, 2019-08-23 18:00:55
Michael Shannon has been cast to play self-made millionaire and former Los Angeles Lakers owner Jerry Buss in HBO’s “The Untitled Showtime Lakers Project” pilot, based on the Jeff Pearlman book “Showtime: Magic, Kareem, Riley, and the Los Angeles Lakers Dynasty of the 1980s.” The series, which chronicles the professional ...

Lakers' Jeanie Buss Visits Father's Grave With Coca-Colas
TMZ, 2017-09-11 15:05:00
L.A. Lakers owner Jeanie Buss visited her father Jerry Buss' grave site this past weekend ... and brought along one of his favorite beverages. Jeanie paid tribute to the legendary owner at Forest Lawn Memorial Park in L.A. to honor her dad's…

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