James Fishburne

Forest Lawn Museum

Director of the Forest Lawn Museum in Glendale.

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Forest Lawn Memorial Park is now home to Debbie Reynolds, Carrie Fisher, Lucille Ball, Gene Autry, Paul Walker, John Ritter, Elizabeth Taylor, Michael Jackson and many more.

At Glendale’s Forest Lawn cemetery, check out a massive collection of Michelangelo art replicas

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