Walter Bernstein, Blacklisted Writer and Oscar Nominee for ‘The Front,’ Dies at 101

Oscar-nominated screenwriter and producer Walter Bernstein, who survived the blacklist era by writing pseudonymous scripts for television and later wrote films including “Fail-Safe,” “The Front” and “Semi-Tough,” died on Jan. 22. He was 101. Bernstein’s longtime friend and former WGA … Read more…

So Sad: Indiana Couple Married 33 Years Dies of COVID a Day Apart, Were Planning to Get Vaccinated

The race to get the population COVID-19 vaccinated is on, but sadly the vaccine isn’t being deployed quickly enough. Ernest ‘Ronald’ and Ann Wilkins, 66 and 59 respectively, were married for 33 years and planned to get vaccinated as soon … Read more…

‘Bob’s Burgers’ Lead Character Designer Dave Creek Dies in Skydiving Accident

Dave Creek, lead character designer for popular Fox animated sitcom “Bob’s Burgers,” died on Thursday following complications from a skydiving accident last weekend. A Bachelor of Fine Arts graduate from the California Institute of the Arts, class of 2005, he … Read more…

Franz Rath Dies: German DoP Known For Volker Schlondorff & Margarethe Von Trotta Collaborations Was 88

Franz Rath, the veteran German DoP known for his collaborations with directors such as Volker Schlöndorff and Margarethe Von Trotta, has died aged 88, according to the German Society of Cinematographers. Rath passed away on December 26, 2020, in Graefelfing, … Read more…

Joe Clark, The No-Nonsense High School Principal Immortalized In ‘Lean On Me,’ Dies At 82

Source: Joe McNally / Getty Joe Clark, the no-nonsense principal of a high school in New Jersey who gained notoriety for his bare-knuckles approach to education and was immortalized on the big screen in the Hollywood production, “Lean on Me,” … Read more…

Ron Dominguez, Disney Executive Whose Family Sold Anaheim Property for Disneyland, Dies at 85

Ron Dominguez, a former executive vice president of Walt Disney Attractions, died on Jan. 1. He was 85. Dominguez was known as a “native Disneylander,” as his family owned and lived on the 10-acre Anaheim property that was purchased by … Read more…

Mike Fenton, Famed Casting Director on ‘Back to the Future,’ ‘E.T.’ and Many Other Movies, Dies at 85

Mike Fenton, the legendary casting director who worked on the “Back to the Future” franchise, “E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial,” “Raiders of the Lost Ark” and scores of other classic movies and TV shows, has died. He was 85. Fenton co-founded what … Read more…

‘Chilling Adventures Of Sabrina’ Series Finale: [Spoiler] Dies In Devastating Sacrifice

The ‘Chilling Adventures of Sabrina’ series finale ended with a jaw-dropping twist. A main character made the ultimate sacrifice, resulting in the show’s most tragic death. Spoilers! Hollywood Life BEST DEAL UPDATE: Receive Free 2-Day Shipping + A Sweet Birthday … Read more…

Mark Eden dead – Coronation Street actor who played Alan Bradley dies at 92 after Alzheimer’s battle

CORONATION Street actor Mark Eden has died at the age of 92 after a battle with Alzheimer’s, his agent said today. The English actor, known for his portrayal of Alan Bradley on the popular soap in the ’80s, passed away … Read more…

Report: Dancer & “Breakin” Star Adolfo “Shabba-Doo” Quiñones Dies

Source: Michael Ochs Archives / Getty Adolfo “Shabba-Doo” Quiñones, famed dancer and star of the films “Breakin‘” and “Breakin’ 2: Electric Boogaloo” has reportedly passed away. Friend and fellow Dancer, singer Toni Basil confirmed the news on her social media … Read more…

Marc Lamont Hill’s Sister Dies Day After Burying Their Father: “This Is The Cruelest Year That I’ve Ever Experienced”

Source: Brian Stukes / Getty TV personality and activist Marc Lamont Hill is in deep mourning after losing both his father and sister back to back. The 42-year-old shared the news on Twitter on Wednesday (Dec. 30). “My sister died … Read more…

Larry Barron Dies: Producer Of ‘The Amazing Race’, ‘Paradise Hotel’ & ‘Coupled’

Larry Barron, a veteran unscripted producer and executive, passed away suddenly on December 24. He was believed to be 55. Barron co-created and executive produced alongside Mark Burnett, Ben Newmark and Dan Newmark the 2016 Fox reality series Coupled. He  … Read more…

Lin Qi, Yoozoo Chairman & Exec Producer On Netflix’s ‘The Three-Body Problem’, Dies As Police Probe Alleged Poisoning

Lin Qi, the Chairman and CEO of Chinese game developer Yoozoo and an executive producer on Netflix’s upcoming adaptation of The Three-Body Problem, has died after allegedly being poisoned by a colleague. The 39-year-old’s death was reported by local media … Read more…

Michael Alig, Infamous ’90s New York City Club Promoter and Subject of ‘Party Monster’ Movie, Dies at 54

Michael Alig, the New York City club promoter who in the early- to mid-1990s made a name for himself as the leader of the “Club Kids,” and was subsequently convicted of first-degree manslaughter for the 1996 death of Andre “Angel” … Read more…

CNN reporter Andrew Kaczynski’s 9-month-old baby dies on Christmas Eve

After bravely and happily spending her short life overcoming genetic hearing loss and fighting a cancer diagnosis, nine-month-old Francesca “Bean” Kaczynski — daughter of CNN journalist Andrew Kaczynski and Wall Street Journal reporter Rachel Louise Ensign — died of complications … Read more…