Brad Maule was a finalist for Outstanding Lead Actor at the Daytime Emmy Awards on this date in 1995.
Maule, a graduate of Stephen F. Austin State University in Nacogdoches, played Dr. Tony Jones on “General Hospital.” Maule was on the soap from 1984 to 2006. He also was nominated for an Emmy in 1997.
Maule later returned to Nacogdoches to make films and teach filmmaking at the university.
In the Spotlight
-- 2015: Terrell native Jamie Foxx is a guest on “The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon.”
-- 2015: Adam Mayfield, who grew up in Texarkana, has a guest role on “Whole Day Down.”
-- 2013: At the Billboard Music Awards:
- Golden native Kacey Musgraves is a performer
- Grand Saline native Chris Tomlin is a nominee for Top Christian Artist
- MercyMe, a band once based in Greenville, is a nominee for Top Christian Artist and Top Christian Album (“The Hurt & the Healer”)
- Building 429 featuring former Mount Pleasant resident Jason Roy, is a nominee for Top Christian Song (“Where I Belong”)
-- 2012: Lindale native Miranda Lambert’s “Over You” hits No. 1 on the Billboard country singles chart.
-- 2009: Whitewright native Julie Johnson voices Baby Bop in the video “Barney: Let’s Go on Vacation.”
-- 2007: Lindale native Miranda Lambert’s “Crazy Ex-Girlfriend” hits No. 1 on the Billboard Top Country Albums chart.
-- 2007: “Iris to Iris” by Building 429, featuring former Mount Pleasant resident Jason Roy, peaks at No. 4 on the Billboard Top Christian Albums chart.
-- 2005: Jacksonville native Lee Ann Womack appears on “CMT Insider.”
-- 2004 Atlanta native Tracy Lawrence’s “Paint Me a Birmingham” peaks at No. 4 on the Billboard country singles chart.
-- 1998: Whitewright native Julie Johnson voices Baby Bop in the video “Barney’s Big Surprise.”
-- 1996: Groesbeck native Joe Don Baker is in the TV movie “The Siege at Ruby Ridge.”
-- 1995: Tyler native Richard Bradford is seen in the TV movie “Indictment: The McMartin Trial” starring James Woods.
-- 1994: Terrell native Jamie Foxx is a guest on “The Arsenio Hall Show.”
-- 1993: K.T. Oslin, who attended Lon Morris College in Jacksonville, is a guest on “The Tonight Show with Jay Leno.”
-- 1991: Edwin Neal, who attended Lon Morris College in Jacksonville, appears in the TV movie “Knight Rider 2000.”
-- 1990: “Doubleback” by ZZ Top, with Frankston native Frank Beard on drums, is No. 1 on the Billboard Mainstream Rock chart.
-- 1990: “If Looks Could Kill” by Rodney Crowell, who attended Stephen F. Austin University in Nacogdoches, hits No. 6 the Billboard Hot Country Songs chart.
-- 1984: As a member of The Temptations, Texarkana native Otis Williams’ “Sail Away” peaks at No. 13 on the Billboard R&B singles chart.
-- 1975: Tyler native Sandy Duncan is a guest on “The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson.”
-- 1965: Gilmer native Johnny Mathis is a guest on “The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson.”
-- 1962: The Temptations, featuring Texarkana native Otis Williams, see their hit “Dream Come True” peaks at No. 22 on the Billboard R&B singles chart.
-- 1950: Whitewright native Guy Wilkerson appears in “A Ticket to Tomahawk.”
-- 1951: Whitewright native Guy Wilkerson appears in “The Fat Man.”
-- 1938: Greenville native John Boles stars in “Sinners in Paradise.”