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Aspiring actor buries bodies between movie gigs

Aspiring actor buries bodies between movie gigs

Many aspiring actors wait tables, drive taxis or hold other part-time jobs while hoping for their big break. Denny Dormody handles dead bodies. Dormody, 69, whom you might have caught a glimpse of in 2013’s "Sharknado," makes ends meet between acting gigs as a licensed funeral director. "Never in my wildest dreams did I think I’d be doing this," he told me. "I’ve been blessed to be able to help people and still answer calls from Central Casting." Dormody got in touch after my recent column on consumers’ rights in dealing with funeral homes. He had some helpful advice, such as how to pick out a reasonably priced casket. More...

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