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Ric Ocasek Dies: Lead Singer Of The Cars Was 75

Deadline Hollywood, reported September 15, 2019: Ric Ocasek Dies: Lead Singer Of The Cars Was 75.
Ric Ocasek, the spindly frontman of the Cars who was inducted last year into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame along with his New Wave bandmates, is dead, according to authorities in New York City. He was 75.
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Eddie Money Dies: ‘Real Money’ Star And Classic Rock Stalwart Was 70

Deadline Hollywood, reported September 13, 2019: Eddie Money Dies: ‘Real Money’ Star And Classic Rock Stalwart Was 70.
Eddie Money, the star of the AXS TV reality series Real Money and the classic rock mainstay behind 1970s and 1980s hits like “Two Tickets to Paradise,” “Take Me Home Tonight,” “Think I’m In Love,” “Walk on Water,” “Shakin'” and “Baby Hold On,” died Friday, less than a month after announcing his esophageal cancer diagnosis. He was 70.

John Wesley Dies: Award-Winning And Versatile Stage, Film And TV Actor was 72


Deadline Hollywood, reported September 8, 2019: John Wesley Dies: Award-Winning And Versatile Stage, Film And TV Actor was 72.
John Wesley, an actor known for parts in such films as Stop, Or My Mom Will Shoot and Martin, has died at age 72. The death was confirmed by his family, who said it stemmed from complications in a long-time battle with multiple myeloma.
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Chris March Dies: ‘Project Runway’ Designer, ‘Mad Fashion’ Host Was 56


Deadline Hollywood, reported September 6, 2019: Chris March Dies: ‘Project Runway’ Designer, ‘Mad Fashion’ Host Was 56.
Chris March, a costume designer who rose to fame after appearing on season four of Bravo’s reality show Project Runway, died of a heart attack on Thursday at age 56.

Robert Axelrod Dies: Voice Of Lord Zedd In ‘Mighty Morphin Power Rangers’ Was 70

Deadline Hollywood, reported September 8, 2019: Robert Axelrod Dies: Voice Of Lord Zedd In ‘Mighty Morphin Power Rangers’ Was 70.
Robert Axelrod, the voice of Lord Zedd and Finister in the Mighty Morphin Power Rangers, died Saturday in Los Angeles at age 70. No cause was given.

Carol Lynley Dies: ‘The Poseidon Adventure’ Actress Was 77

Deadline Hollywood, reported September 6, 2019: Carol Lynley Dies: ‘The Poseidon Adventure’ Actress Was 77.
Actress Carol Lynley, whose popularity in the 1960s and ’70s grew with films Return to Peyton Place, Under the Yum Yum Tree and Bunny Lake is Missing, as well as TV appearances in some of the most watched series of the era (Mannix, The Man From U.N.C.L.E., The Big Valley) while peaking with 1972’s disaster film classic The Poseidon Adventure, died Tuesday after suffering a heart attack at her home in Pacific Palisades, CA. She was 77.
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Fashion photographer Peter Lindbergh has died, age 74

CNN, reported September 4, 2019: Fashion photographer Peter Lindbergh has died, age 74.
Esteemed fashion photographer Peter Lindbergh, often credited with the rise of the supermodel, died Tuesday at the age of 74, as announced in a post on his official Instagram account Wednesday.
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Haley Smith Dies: ‘American Idol’ Contestant Was 26

Deadline Hollywood, reported September 3, 2019: Haley Smith Dies: ‘American Idol’ Contestant Was 26.
Haley Smith, a contestant on Season 11 of American Idol, died Saturday following a motorcycle crash in Millinocket, Maine, Millinocket police confirmed to Deadline. She was 26.

Terrance Dicks Dies: ‘Doctor Who’ Writer & Script Editor Was 84

Deadline Hollywood, reported September 2, 2019: Terrance Dicks Dies: ‘Doctor Who’ Writer & Script Editor Was 84.
Terrance Dicks, one of the most prolific contributors to sci-fi series Doctor Who, has died at the age of 84.

Andrew Horn Dies: Director Of ‘We Are Twisted F***ing Sister’ Was 66

Deadline Hollywood, reported August 30, 2019: Andrew Horn Dies: Director Of ‘We Are Twisted F***ing Sister’ Was 66.
Andrew Horn, the music documentary filmmaker for We Are Twisted F**king Sister, the story of the world’s greatest bar band and its struggle to reach the big time, has died. He was 66 years old and passed from cancer in Berlin, according to friend Rebecca Lieb.

Franco Columbu Dies: Italian Bodybuilder And ‘Conan the Barbarian’ Actor Was 78

Deadline Hollywood, reported August 31, 2019: Franco Columbu Dies: Italian Bodybuilder And ‘Conan the Barbarian’ Actor Was 78.
Franco Columbu, a bodybuilder, boxer and actor who appeared in the films The Terminator and Conan the Barbarian alongside his close friend Arnold Schwarzenegger, has died. Columbu was 78.

Valerie Harper Dies: Beloved Star Of TV’s ‘Mary Tyler Moore’ And ‘Rhoda’ Was 80

Deadline Hollywood, reported August 30, 2019: Valerie Harper Dies: Beloved Star Of TV’s ‘Mary Tyler Moore’ And ‘Rhoda’ Was 80.
Valerie Harper, the multiple-Emmy-winning sitcom star whose role as the somewhat neurotic Rhoda Morgenstern made her one of television’s biggest and most beloved actors in the 1970s, died today. She was 80 and had been suffering from various cancers for a number of years.
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Pro Football Hall of Famer Jim Langer, a Minnesota native, dies at 71

Star-Tribune, reported August 30, 2019: Pro Football Hall of Famer Jim Langer, a Minnesota native, dies at 71.
Jim Langer, who rose from undrafted middle linebacker at South Dakota State to starting center for Miami's undefeated 1972 team and a first-ballot Pro Football Hall of Famer in 1987, died Thursday at age 71.

Jessi Combs Dies: Race Car Driver, Former ‘Mythbusters’ Host Was 36

Deadline Hollywood, reported August 28, 2019: Jessi Combs Dies: Race Car Driver, Former ‘Mythbusters’ Host Was 36.
Jessi Combs, professional racer and former Mythbusters host, has died while trying to break a land-speed record in Oregon’s Alvord Desert, her family said in a statement to news outlets. She was 36. The Harney County Sheriff’s Office Wednesday confirmed Combs’ death and said the cause of the accident was under investigation.
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Guitarist Neal Casal 1968 – 2019

JamBase, reported August 27, 2019: Guitarist Neal Casal 1968 – 2019.
Neal Casal, a co-founding member of the Chris Robinson Brotherhood, Circles Around the Sun, The Cardinals and numerous other projects has died at age 50.
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Fashion Designer Isabel Toledo, Who Outfitted Michelle Obama, Dies at 59

Time, reported August 26, 2019: Fashion Designer Isabel Toledo, Who Outfitted Michelle Obama, Dies at 59.
Isabel Toledo, the Cuban American fashion designer with an avant-garde flair who created former first lady Michelle Obama’s standout lemon grass-colored sheath dress and matching overcoat for her husband’s 2009 inauguration, has died. She was 59.

Nancy Parker Dies: New Orleans TV Journalist Killed In Small Plane Crash

Deadline Hollywood, reported August 16, 2019: Nancy Parker Dies: New Orleans TV Journalist Killed In Small Plane Crash.
Veteran WVUE-TV news reporter and anchor Nancy Parker was killed in a small plane crash this afternoon at Lakefront Airport in New Orleans. She was 53.

Jack Whitaker Dies: Versatile Network Sportscaster Who Called First Super Bowl Was 95

Deadline Hollywood, reported August 18, 2019: Jack Whitaker Dies: Versatile Network Sportscaster Who Called First Super Bowl Was 95.
Jack Whitaker, a sportscaster for CBS and ABC who called Super Bowl I and Secretariat’s Triple Crown triumph, has died. He passed Sunday morning in his sleep in Devon, Pennsylvania of natural causes at age 95.
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Richard Williams Dies: Animator For ‘Who Framed Roger Rabbit’ Was 86


Deadline Hollywood, reported August 17, 2019: Richard Williams Dies: Animator For ‘Who Framed Roger Rabbit’ Was 86.
Richard Williams, an Academy Award-winning animator best known for his work on Who Framed Roger Rabbit, has died. He passed at his home in Bristol, UK on Friday at age 86.

Patricia Louisiana Knop Dies: Screenwriter For ‘9 1/2 Weeks’ And ‘Wild Orchid’ Was 78


Deadline Hollywood, reported August 16, 2019: Patricia Louisiana Knop Dies: Screenwriter For ‘9 1/2 Weeks’ And ‘Wild Orchid’ Was 78.
Patricia Louisiana Knop, a film screenwriter and television producer known for 9 1/2 Weeks, Wild Orchid and the Showtime series Red Shoe Diaries, died at age 78 on Aug. 7 in Santa Monica, Calif. from what her publicist said was a lengthy illness.