John G. Avildsen, Oscar-Winning Director of ‘Rocky,’ Dies at 81

He also guided Jack Lemmon to an Academy Award in 'Save the Tiger' and helmed the first three 'Karate Kid' films.read more

Bill Butler, Oscar-Nominated Film Editor on ‘A Clockwork Orange,’ Dies at 83

He also worked with famed writer-director Melvin Frank on 'The Prisoner of Second Avenue,' 'A Touch of Class' and 'The Duchess and the Dirtwater Fox.'read more

Russian Actor Alexey Batalov Dies at 88

He was known for the 1980 Oscar-winning movie 'Moscow Does Not Believe in Tears.'read more

Anita Pallenberg, Actress and Longtime Paramour of Keith Richards, Dies at 73

She starred with Mick Jagger in the hallucinogenic 'Performance' and with Jane Fonda in 'Barbarella.'read more

John Heyman, Producer, Agent and Film Financier, Dies at 84

He repped Elizabeth Taylor and Richard Burton and produced their 1968 film 'Boom!' His son is 'Harry Potter' producer David Heyman.read more

Glenne Headly, ‘Dick Tracy’ and ‘Mr. Holland’s Opus’ Star, Dies at 63

The film and Emmy-nominated TV actress was shooting Hulu's 'Future Man.'read more

Glenne Headly, ‘Dick Tracy’ and ‘Mr. Holland’s Opus’ Star, Dies at 62

The film and Emmy-nominated TV actress was shooting Hulu's 'Future Man.'read more

Rita Riggs, Costume Designer for Alfred Hitchcock and ‘The Jeffersons,’ Dies at 86

She worked on films with Edith Head and on several series for Norman Lear and Bud Yorkin.read more

Susan Landau, Producer and Manager, Dies at 65

“Her passion for life was an example to me for 30 years and will be my guiding voice always," said Rene Russo, Landau’s long-standing friend.read more

Tino Insana, Second City Alum, Dies at 69

He was hired with John Belushi, became pals with John Candy and went on to voice the role of Uncle Ted on TV's 'Bobby's World.'read more

Peter Sallis, Voice of Wallace in ‘Wallace & Gromit’ Films, Dies at 96

Sallis voiced the famed cheese-loving inventor in five of Nick Park's Oscar-winning films, and also starred in all 295 epsiodes of the much-loved British sitcom 'Last of the Summer...

Wendell Burton, Who Starred With Liza Minnelli in ‘The Sterile Cuckoo,’ Dies at 69

He also played Charlie Brown on TV and toured with Eve Arden in 'Butterflies Are Free.'read more

Joe Hyams, Legendary Publicist at Warner Bros., Dies at 90

He was especially close with Clint Eastwood, working with him on all of his films from 'Every Which Way but Loose' through 'Mystic River.'read more

Robert Michael Morris, ‘The Comeback’ Actor, Dies at 77

Once a college and high school theater teacher, he also had memorable guest spots on shows such as 'Will & Grace,' 'Arrested Development' and 'How I Met Your Mother.'read...

Michael Nance, Former ‘Bachelorette’ Contestant, Dies at 31

Nance appeared on Emily Maynard's season of the ABC dating series.read more