Sad news today, folks: Legendary film critic Roger Ebert passed away today after a long fight with cancer. Ebert's death was confirmed by the Chicago Sun-Times. He was 70.Ebert was married to trial attorney Charlie "Chaz" Hammelsmith and she was by his since they married in 1992. They met back in 1989. Hammel-Smith said of their early relationship: “I love writing to him. When we first started dating, Roger and I would write to each other every morning."In 2012, he said of his wife: "I sensed...Read Full Story
Chaz Ebert is film critic Roger Ebert's wife, and even though her husband has struggled in recent years with his health, she remains optimistic about the future. In an interview with PopEater, Chaz revealed she's not even close to giving up hope. She said, "Sometimes, I'm almost ashamed we feel so positive. People think you shouldn't be so happy, because when you fall, it's going to be that much more disappointing. But you know what? We'll take each day as it comes."Ebert went public...Read Full Story
Opinions and recommended stories about Chaz Ebert. Ebert is the wife of film critic Roger Ebert. Chaz, who's real name is Charlie is a successful trial attorney, and is now vice president of the Ebert Company.