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  1. Coleen Gray, Star of 'Kiss of Death' and 'Nightmare Alley,' Dies at 92

    6:09 pm 8/3/2015

    The actress, a favorite of film noir fans, also appeared in 'Red River,' 'The Killing,' 'Kansas City Confidential' and 'The Leech Woman.'Read more

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  2. Peter Grad, Former President of MTM Television, Dies at 75

    12:43 pm 8/3/2015

    He founded and chaired the annual A Night at Sardi’s fundraiser with his wife, Laurie. His family also includes TV execs Nicholas Grad and Carolyn Bernstein and director James Burrows.Read more

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  3. John Culhane, Disney Animation Historian, Dies at 81

    11:57 am 8/3/2015

    His likeness appears in 'The Rescuers' and 'Fantasia/2000,' and he assisted on screenplays and TV specials and taught animation for four decades.Read more

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  4. Cilla Black, British Singer and TV Host, Dies at 72

    8:47 am 8/2/2015

    Her hits included 1964's "You're My World" and the theme tune from the 1966 film 'Alfie.'Read more

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  5. Rapper Redway Dies in Toronto Car Crash at 26

    9:09 pm 8/1/2015

    "Gone way too soon," Drake wrote about him on Instagram.Read more

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  6. WWE Wrestler 'Rowdy' Roddy Piper Dies at 61

    3:34 pm 7/31/2015

    He also worked as a film and TV actor, most notably in John Carpenter's 'They Live.' His rep said he died Thursday in his sleep.Read more

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  7. Lynn Anderson, Singer Behind the Country Hit "Rose Garden," Dies at 67

    12:57 pm 7/31/2015

    To modern ears, she stands as a pure country legend, but her music was definitely on the cutting edge of crossover at the time.Read more

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  8. N. Brock Winkless IV, the Puppeteer of Chucky in 'Child's Play,' Dies at 56

    4:49 pm 7/30/2015

    He also was the Crypt Keeper in 'Tales From the Crypt.'Read more

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  9. 'Gone Baby Gone' Actor Dies After Pulled From Water at Beach

    9:51 am 7/30/2015

    Sean Malone played Skinny Ray Likanski in the 2007 film and Wolfie in 2010's 'The Fighter.'Read more

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  10. Julie Gilbert-Cahill, Radio Promotion Director and Music Manager, Dies at 58

    2:24 pm 7/29/2015

    She worked with such acts as Jimmy Buffett, Fleetwood Mac, Linda Ronstadt and Joni Mitchell.Read more

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