Rumen Petkov was a cartoonist, professor, and animation director responsible for episodes of Dexter's Laboratory, Johnny Bravo, and many others.
English actress Eunice Gayson - famous for playing Sylvia Trench, the first Bond Girl in cinematic history - passes away at 90.
Character actor William Phipps, who was the first voice of Walt Disney's Prince Charming and the star of several Westerns, passed away at 96.
Atari co-founder Ted Dabney, who created the video circuit that was used in Computer Space and Pong, passes away at the age of 81.
Actress Margot Kidder, most famous for her role as Lois Lane in Superman: The Movie and its three sequels, passes away at the age of 69.
Austin Powers and Harry Potter actor Verne Troyer passes away at the age of 49. No cause of death has been given at this time.
Harry Anderson, the actor most famous for his roles on TV series Night Court and the IT mini-series, passes away at the age of 65.
Beloved actor R. Lee Ermey, best known for his role as Gunnery Sgt. Hartman in Stanley Kubrick's classic Full Metal Jacket, has died at 74.
Studio Ghibli co-founder and Grave of the Fireflies director Isao Takahata has passed away from lung cancer at the age of 82.
Legendary TV producer Steven Bochco, co-creator of Doogie Howser and NYPD Blue, and others, dies at 74 after a battle with leukemia.
Actress Debbie Lee Carrington, best known for her roles in Total Recall and Star Wars: Return of the Jedi, passes away at the age of 58.
Frank Avruch, the famous entertainer best known for his portrayal of Bozo the Clown, has passed away from heart disease at age 89.
Famed theoretical physicist Stephen Hawking, who was a renowned cultural icon, has passed away at the age of 76 from unknown causes.
David Ogden Stiers, who played Charles Winchester on M*A*S*H* and was a regular voice in Disney films, passes away from cancer.
British director Lewis Gilbert, the man behind the camera for Alfie and three James Bond movies, passes away at the age of 97.
Bud Luckey a longtime Pixar animator, and huge part of the development of the Toy Story movie franchise, passes away at the age of 83.
Actor Reg E. Cathey, known for his roles on The Wire and House of Cards and movie The Fantastic Four, passes away at the age of 59.
Actor John Gavin, who was in Spartacus and Psycho as well as the ambassador to Mexico in the early 80s passes away at the age of 86.
John Mahoney, the veteran actor of stage and screen who appeared in such films as Moonstruck and Say Anything..., passes away at 77.
Glee actor Mark Salling dies at age 35 from a suspected suicide, after having pleaded guilty to possession of child pornography.