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  1. Jazz Trombonist Paul Tanner Dies at 95

    7:43 am 2/8/2013

    The Glenn Miller Orchestra musician recorded the hook for The Beach Boys' "Good Vibrations."Read more

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  2. Actor Robin Sachs Dies at 61

    4:25 pm 2/7/2013

    He was a sorcerer on "Buffy the Vampire Slayer" and also appeared in "Babylon 5," "The Lost World: Jurassic Park" and "Star Trek: Voyager."Read more

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  3. 'Star Wars' Makeup Man Stuart Freeborn Dies at 98

    3:59 pm 2/6/2013

    The London native also transformed Alec Guinness and Peter Sellers for the screen and worked for the directing legends David Lean, Stanley Kubrick and Michael Powell.Read more

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  4. Mary O’Connor, Hugh Hefner's Longtime Secretary, Dies at 84

    8:49 am 2/6/2013

    She worked at the Playboy founder's side for four decades at the mansion as his Girl Friday.Read more

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  5. Famed Set Decorator Garrett Lewis Dies at 77

    12:40 pm 2/5/2013

    UPDATE: A frequent collaborator with director Herbert Ross, he earned four Oscar nominations after a career as an actor and dancer in such shows as "My Fair Lady" and "Hello, Dolly!"Read more

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  6. Former Technicolor Exec Jay Cipes Dies at 86

    1:31 pm 2/4/2013

    He also worked in publicity at Columbia Pictures, formed St. Regis Films in the early 1960s and produced an ABC telefilm that starred Darren McGavin.Read more

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  7. Former Navy SEAL, Author Killed at Gun Range

    10:53 am 2/3/2013

    UPDATED: Navy SEAL Chris Kyle was shot and killed at a North Texas shooting range; the soldier's best-selling autobiography, "American Sniper," was picked up last year to go to the big screen with Bradley Cooper at the helm.Read more

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  8. Renowned Music Lawyer David Braun Dies at 81

    12:24 pm 1/29/2013

    He represented Neil Diamond, Bob Dylan, George Harrison and Michael Jackson. His son is BermanBraun founding partner Lloyd Braun.Read more

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  9. Producer Lloyd Phillips Dies at 63

    11:51 am 1/28/2013

    He worked on such films as "Twelve Monkeys," "Inglourious Basterds" and the upcoming "Man of Steel."Read more

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  10. Emmy-Winning Set Decorator Leslie Frankenheimer Dies at 64

    9:55 am 1/26/2013

    UPDATE: The wife of prominent entertainment attorney John Frankenheimer, she worked on such shows and films as "Max Headroom," "Carnivale," "Star Trek: Voyager" and "Blade Runner." Read more

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