We've been cheated out of Bernie Mac's second act.
Dead from pneumonia at a mere 50, Mac leaves behind a legacy of great success and unfulfilled promise. We can be grateful for the hits, most notably his influential, insufficiently appreciated sitcom "The Bernie Mac Show". But as with any performer who dies at the height of his career, you can't help thinking there would have been more to come.
Born Bernard Jeffrey McCullough in 1957 in Chicago, he was, in show-biz circles, a late bloomer. He...Full Story