Los Angeles Times

Actor and dancer Gregory Hines

Dancer Gregory Hines gestures as he discusses his role as tap legend Bill "Bojangles" Robinson in the Showtime film "Bojangles," to members of the Television Critics Association in this Jan 17, 2001 file photo, in Pasadena, Calif. Tony Award winner Hines, the tap-dancing actor who started on Broadway and in movies including "White Nights" and "Running Scared," died Saturday, August 9, 2003, at age 57, in Los Angeles of cancer.AP photo