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Kenny Kingston dies at 87; claimed to be 'psychic to the stars'
Kenny Kingston dies at 87; claimed to be 'psychic to the stars'

Kenny Kingston, the self-described "psychic to the stars" who claimed numerous celebrity clients — and said that he could communicate with dead ones — died Monday at home in Studio City. He was 87. The cause was cardiovascular disease, said his longtime partner Valerie Porter. Kingston was most widely known in the 1970s, when he appeared on national talk shows. But he got publicity long after that for his annual predictions of Academy Award winners based on messages he received from dead stars, who could presumably see the future or have access to the inner sanctums of ballot tallying firm Price Waterhouse. The predictions were often no better than those in an office pool. For example,...

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