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2019-02-18 10:15

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Deadline Hollywood, reported January 30, 2019: Dick Miller Dies: ‘Bucket Of Blood’ Star Who Worked Regularly With Roger Corman & Joe Dante Was 90.
Dick Miller, a character actor who starred in Roger Corman’s A Bucket of Blood and whose six-decade career included all of Joe Dante’s movies, died today in Toluca Lake, CA. He was 90.
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2019-02-17 15:52

James Pond Dies: Writer And Producer For TV Comedies Was 60

Deadline Hollywood, reported January 27, 2019: James Pond Dies: Writer And Producer For TV Comedies Was 60.
James Pond, a writer/producer for 25 years on such comedies as Newhart, Night Court, Hope & Faith and Living Single, has died at age 60. He passed on Jan. 3 at his home, with the cause as yet undetermined and being investigated by the county coroner.
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2019-02-16 10:09
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Alan Canter Dies: Owner Of Canter’s Deli Was 82

Deadline Hollywood, reported January 26, 2019: Alan Canter Dies: Owner Of Canter’s Deli Was 82.
Alan Canter, whose family deli has been a late night fixture in Hollywood for decades, has died. He passed Friday of natural causes, according to his family.
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2019-02-15 15:59
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Meshulam Riklis Dies: Pia Zadora Husband, Billionaire Involved In Golden Globes Scandal Was 95

Deadline Hollywood, reported January 25, 2019: Meshulam Riklis Dies: Pia Zadora Husband, Billionaire Involved In Golden Globes Scandal Was 95.
Meshulam Riklis, a billionaire businessman best known as the husband of actress Pia Zadora and the fulcrum of a Golden Globes scandal in the 1980s, has died in a Tel Aviv hospital, according to his family. He was 95.
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2019-02-14 07:23

Russell Baker Dies: Pulitzer Prize-Winning Writer, Columnist & PBS Host Was 93

Deadline Hollywood, reported January 22, 2019: Russell Baker Dies: Pulitzer Prize-Winning Writer, Columnist & PBS Host Was 93.
Celebrated author, humorist and The New York Times columnist Russell Baker died Jan. 21 in his home in Leesburg, Va. He was 93.

In addition to his celebrated and much-lauded newspaper columns, Baker hosted PBS’ Masterpiece Theatre beginning in 1993, succeeding Alistair Cooke, and stayed in the spot until 2004, becoming one of public television’s most familiar presences.
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2019-02-13 09:14

Ron Miller Dies: Former Disney CEO & Walt Disney’s Son-In-Law Was 85

Deadline Hollywood, reported February 10, 2019: Ron Miller Dies: Former Disney CEO & Walt Disney’s Son-In-Law Was 85.
Ron Miller, the USC football star who met his future wife Walt Disney’s daughter Diane on a blind date and later became CEO and president of what is now the The Walt Disney Company, has died at age 85. The Walt Disney Co. confirmed Sunday that he passed away Napa Valley, CA.
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2019-02-12 08:12
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Fatima Ali Dies: ‘Top Chef’ Season 15 Fan Favorite Was 29

Deadline Hollywood, reported January 25, 2019: Fatima Ali Dies: ‘Top Chef’ Season 15 Fan Favorite Was 29.
Fatima Ali, whose Pakistani-influenced cooking earned her the “Fan Favorite” title in Season 15 of Bravo’s Top Chef, has died today of bone cancer. She was 29. Her family shared the news in a statement to the Pakistan newspaper Dawn. and it was confirmed by the network.
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2019-02-11 08:47

Michel Legrand Dies: Oscar-Winning Composer Was 86

Deadline Hollywood, reported January 26, 2019: Michel Legrand Dies: Oscar-Winning Composer Was 86.
Michel Legrand, Oscar-winning film composer and pianist, whose memorable works included the score for the 1960s film The Umbrellas of Cherbourg and the song “The Windmills of Your Mind” from The Thomas Crown Affair, died Saturday at his home in Paris, his publicist told Agence France-Presse. He was 86.
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2019-02-10 13:17

Kristoff St. John Dies: ‘The Young & The Restless’ Actor Was 52

Deadlne Hollywood, reported February 4, 2019: Kristoff St. John Dies: ‘The Young & The Restless’ Actor Was 52.
Kristoff St. John, best known for his role as Neil Winters on CBS’ long-running soap The Young and the Restless, has died. He was 52. The cause of death is not immediately known.
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2019-02-09 13:50

Albert Finney Dies: ‘Tom Jones’, ‘Skyfall’ Actor Was 82

Deadline Hollywood, reported February 8, 2019: Albert Finney Dies: ‘Tom Jones’, ‘Skyfall’ Actor Was 82.
Oscar-nominated actor Albert Finney, one of the great British actors of his generation who made a worldwide name for himself in 1963’s Tom Jones and maintained a strong career through 2012’s Skyfall, died Thursday in London. He was 82.
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2019-02-08 08:05

Comedian Kevin Barnett Dies: ‘Rel’ Co-Creator Was 32


Deadline Hollywood, reported January 22, 2019: Comedian Kevin Barnett Dies: ‘Rel’ Co-Creator Was 32.
Kevin Barnett, co-creator/executive producer of Fox’s comedy series Rel, has died suddenly while vacationing in Mexico. The writer-comedian, who passed away earlier today in Tijuana, was 32. The cause of death is not known at this time. UPDATE Jan. 24: According to the Forensic Medical Service, cited by E! News, Barnett died of “Non Traumatic Hemorrhage, caused by pancreatitis.”
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2019-02-07 09:03

Kaye Ballard Dies: TV, Film & Stage Veteran Who Starred In ‘The Mothers-In-Law’ Was 93

Deadline Hollywood, reported January 22, 2019: Kaye Ballard Dies: TV, Film & Stage Veteran Who Starred In ‘The Mothers-In-Law’ Was 93.
Kaye Ballard, a comic actress and singer who was a regular presence on TV for decades and starred in the late-’60s NBC comedy The Mothers-in-Law, has died. Palm Springs-area paper The Desert Sun reported that the star also known for The Girl Most Likely and a half-dozen Broadway musicals died Monday at her home in Rancho Mirage.
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2019-02-06 09:05
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Andy Vajna, Producer Of ‘Rambo’ Films And ‘Terminator 3,’ Dies At 74

Deadline Hollywood, reported January 20, 2019: Andy Vajna, Producer Of ‘Rambo’ Films And ‘Terminator 3,’ Dies At 74.
Andy Vajna, a Hungary-born producer known for backing installments of top Hollywood franchises like Rambo and The Terminator before a later stretch working as a government commissioner, has died at age 74
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2019-02-05 08:00

Tony Mendez Dies: Subject Of Ben Affleck’s Oscar Winner ‘Argo’ Was 78


Deadline Hollywood, reported January 19, 2019: Tony Mendez Dies: Subject Of Ben Affleck’s Oscar Winner ‘Argo’ Was 78.
Tony Mendez, the the CIA officer played by Ben Affleck in 2012’s Argo that won the Best Picture Oscar, has died due to complications from Parkinson’s disease in an assisted-living center in Maryland. He was 78.
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2019-02-04 06:47
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Mary Oliver Dies: Pulitzer Prize-Winning Poet Was 83

Deadline Hollywood, reported January 17, 2019: Mary Oliver Dies: Pulitzer Prize-Winning Poet Was 83.
Mary Oliver, the poet whose odes to nature and animals made her one of the favorites of the modern age and won her a Pulitzer Prize, has died. She was 83 and passed at her home in Hobe Sound, Florida from lymphoma, her literary executor said.
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2019-02-03 13:02

‘Travelers’ Canceled At Netflix After Three Seasons

Deadline Hollywood, reported February 1, 2019: ‘Travelers’ Canceled At Netflix After Three Seasons.
There will be no fourth season for Travelers. Netflix has cancelled the sci-fi series after three seasons. Star Eric McCormack revealed the news Friday via social media.
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2019-02-02 08:25
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Paul Koslo Dies: Veteran Character Actor Was 74


Deadline Hollywood, reported January 14, 2019: Paul Koslo Dies: Veteran Character Actor Was 74.
Veteran character actor Paul Koslo, known for his work in films such as The Omega Man and Vanishing Point, has died. Koslo died January 9 of pancreatic cancer surrounded by family at his home in Lake Hughes, California, his family said in a statement. He was 74.
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2019-02-01 13:22

John Falsey Dies: Co-Creator Of ‘St. Elsewhere’, ‘Northern Exposure’ Was 67


Deadline Hollywood, reported January 14, 2019: John Falsey Dies: Co-Creator Of ‘St. Elsewhere’, ‘Northern Exposure’ Was 67.
John Falsey, the co-creator with Joshua Brand of the groundbreaking St. Elsewhere, Northern Exposure, I’ll Fly Away, and writer of other classics of the 1980s and ’90s, died Jan. 3 in Iowa City, Iowa. He was 67.
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2019-01-31 11:22
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Jo Andres Dies: ‘Black Kites’ Filmmaker, Wife Of Steve Buscemi Was 64


Deadline Hollywood, reported January 12, 2019: Jo Andres Dies: ‘Black Kites’ Filmmaker, Wife Of Steve Buscemi Was 64.
Jo Andres, director of the 1996 festival circuit hit Black Kites and wife for 31 years to actor Steve Buscemi, has died. She was 64. (Some reports put Andres’ age at 65).
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2019-01-30 12:56

Verna Bloom Dies: ‘Animal House’ Actress Was 80

Deadline Hollywood, reported January 10, 2019: Verna Bloom Dies: ‘Animal House’ Actress Was 80.
Verna Bloom, whose memorable turn as Marion Wormer in the 1979 comedy classic Animal House saw her immortalize cucumber innuendo, has died. She passed Wednesday in Bar Harbor, Maine from dementia complications, according to a family spokesperson.