Nelsan Ellis, famous for his enigmatic portrayal of Lafayette Reynolds in HBO's True Blood, has died at 39 from heart failure.
Joan Lee, the wife of Marvel legend Stan Lee for 69 years, passed away today after reportedly suffering a stroke earlier in the week.
Michael Bond, the author of the Paddington Bear books as well as numerous other children's book, passes away at the age of 91.
Michael Nyqvist, best known for his role in the original Swedish The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo movie, has passed away at the age of 56.
Actor and director Stephen Furst, who starred in National Lampoon's Animal House, Babylon 5, and St. Elsewhere, passes away at age 62.
Batman actor Adam West has passed away at the age of 88 after a short battle with leukemia.
Peter Sallis, the voice actor of Wallace from the Aardman Animations Wallace & Gromit films and shorts, passes away at the age of 96.
Thunderball star Molly Peters passes at the age of 75, per an official statement posted by the James Bond franchise Twitter account.
Lisa Spoonauer, whose brief acting career included the iconic part of Caitlin Bree in Kevin Smith's Clerks, passes away at age 44.
The former James Bond actor Sir Roger Moore passes away at age 89 in Switzerland, following a short battle with cancer.
Actor Powers Boothe, known for his roles in 24, Deadwood, Agents of SHIELD and numerous Westerns, passes away Sunday at the age of 68.
Acclaimed character actor Michael Parks, who was a frequent collaborator of Kevin Smith in recent years, passes away at age 77.
Actor and solider Michael Mantenuto, who starred in the Disney film Miracle, has died from an apparent suicide at the age of 35.
Celebrated Oscar-winning filmmaker Jonathan Demme (The Silence of the Lambs, Philadelphia) passes away at the age of 73.
Actress Erin Moran, known for playing little sister Joanie Cunningham on Happy Days and Joanie Loves Chachi, passes away at 56.
Veteran actor Clifton James passes away at the age of 96. He is best remembered as Sheriff J.W. Pepper in two James Bond films.
Legendary cinematographer Michael Ballhaus has died at the age of 81. He worked closely with Fassbinder and Scorsese during his long career.
Actor, writer, and comedian Charlie Murphy, the older brother of Eddie Murphy, passes away from leukemia at the age of 57.
British character actor Tim Pigott-Smith, who appeared in in V for Vendetta and Jupiter Ascending, passed away at age 70.