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  • James Bond Director Guy Hamilton Passes Away at 93

    Guy Hamilton, the director of Goldfinger and other films from the Moore and Connery eras of James Bond, passed away at the age of 93.

    (8) by John Casteele
  • Prince, Music Legend & Oscar Winner, Passes Away at 57

    Prince, the Oscar-winning music legend who also starred in the classic film Purple Rain, died on Thursday, April 21st at the age of 57.

    (55) by Stephen Silver
  • WWE Superstar Chyna Dies at 45

    Joanie Laurer, better known as the groundbreaking WWE wrestler Chyna, has been found dead in her home at 45.

    (43) by Bob Chipman
  • Everybody Loves Raymond Star Doris Roberts Passes Away at 90

    Actress Doris Roberts, best known for Everybody Loves Raymond, has died at age 90, after a seven-decade acting career.

    (10) by Stephen Silver
  • Voice of Star Wars’ Admiral Ackbar, Erik Bauersfeld, Passes Away at 93

    Erik Bauersfeld, a famed radio producer and voice of Star Wars’ Admiral Ackbar, has passed away at the age of 93.

    (10) by Bob Chipman
  • Famed Comedian and Actor Garry Shandling Passes Away at 66

    Garry Shandling, famed comedian, actor, and co-creator of The Larry Sanders Show, has passed away suddenly at the age of 66.

    (14) by Kevin Yeoman
  • R2-D2 Creator Tony Dyson Has Passed Away

    R2-D2 creator Tony Dyson has passed away of natural causes at the age of 68 at his home on the Maltese island of Gozo.

    (3) by Sean K. Cureton
  • Cool Hand Luke & Naked Gun Actor George Kennedy Passes Away at 91

    Academy Award-winning actor George Kennedy, remembered for roles in Cool Hand Luke and The Naked Gun, has passed away at 91.

    (7) by Bob Chipman
  • Indiana Jones Cinematographer Douglas Slocombe Passes Away at 103

    Oscar-nominated Douglas Slocombe, who worked on the Indiana Jones trilogy amongst many others, has passed away at age 103.

    (9) by Adele Ankers
  • Police Academy & Punky Brewster Actor George Gaynes Passes Away at 98

    It was reported that Punky Brewster and star of the Police Academy movies George Gaynes has passed away at age 98.

    (6) by Stephen Silver
  • Monsters, Inc. Co-Writer Daniel Gerson Passes Away at 49

    Daniel Gerson, the screenwriter behind animated films such as Monsters, Inc. and Big Hero 6, has passed away aged 49.

    (5) by Adele Ankers
  • Bugs Bunny and Daffy Duck Voice Actor Joe Alaskey Passes Away at 63

    Joe Alaskey, who voiced Bugs Bunny, Daffy Duck, Rugrats’ Grandpa Lou and many more has passed away at 63.

    (13) by Bob Chipman
  • The Godfather Actor Abe Vigoda Passes Away at 94

    Prolific character actor Abe Vigoda – best known for his role in The Godfather and sitcom Barney Miller – has passed away at age 94.

    (16) by Michael Kennedy
  • Harry Potter Actor Alan Rickman Dies Age 69

    Alan Rickman, the prolific British actor known for his roles in Die Hard and the Harry Potter films, has passed away.

    (62) by Becky Fuller
  • Actor & Music Legend David Bowie Passes Away at 69

    Actor and pop music icon David Bowie has passed away from cancer just two days after his 69th birthday and the release of his latest album.

    (35) by H. Shaw-Williams
  • Vilmos Zsigmond, Oscar-Winning Cinematographer, Passes Away at 85

    Brilliant cinematographer Vilmos Zsigmond, who worked on such films as Close Encounters of the Third Kind, has passed away at age 85.

    (4) by Rudie Obias
  • Boba Fett Voice Actor Jason Wingreen Dies At Age 95

    Character actor Jason Wingreen – known for All in the Family and voicing Boba Fett in the original Star Wars trilogy – has died at the age of 95.

    (21) by Hector Cruz
  • E.T. Screenwriter Melissa Mathison Passes Away at 65

    Oscar-nominated screenwriter Melissa Mathison – whose credits include E.T. and The Black Stallion – has passed away, following a long illness.

    by Sandy Schaefer
  • Fred Thompson, Actor-Turned-Politician, is Dead at 73

    Actor and politician Fred Thompson, who had memorable roles in The Hunt for Red October, Cape Fear, and Law & Order, has died at the age of 73.

    (6) by Stephen Silver
  • Happy Days Actor Al Molinaro Dies Aged 96

    Actor Al Molinaro, who was best known for his role as Al Delvecchio on Happy Days, has passed away aged 96.

    (11) by Jeremy Clymer