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  1. Actress Frances Labyorteaux Dies at 85

    11:00 am 2/3/2012

    Her sons Patrick and Matthew starred on network TV dramas.Read more

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  2. 'Soul Train' Creator Don Cornelius Death: Hollywood, Music Industry Remembers

    10:55 am 2/1/2012

    UPDATED: The late TV programming innovator is mourned by friends and colleagues in the entertainment industry.Read more

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  3. Don Cornelius Tribute to Air on VH1

    10:33 am 2/1/2012

    The cable network will rebroadcast "Soul Train: The Hippest Trip in America" this Friday.Read more

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  4. 'Soul Train' Creator Don Cornelius Found Dead of Apparent Suicide

    6:58 am 2/1/2012

    UPDATED: The 75-year-old's body was discovered in his Encino home early Wednesday and pronounced dead at the hospital, THR confirms.Read more

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  5. John Rich, Emmy Award Winning Director of TV's 'All in the Family,' Dies at 86

    10:37 am 1/29/2012

    A pioneer in the early days of TV comedy, he also was a key figure in the history of the Directors Guild of America.Read more

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  6. 'Spider-Man' Costume Designer Eiko Ishioka Dies at 73

    11:54 am 1/28/2012

    She won an Academy Award for "Bram Stoker's Dracula" and a Grammy for the cover design of Miles Davis' "Tutu" album.Read more

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  7. Ian Abercrombie, Elaine’s Boss on 'Seinfeld,' Dies at 77

    3:59 pm 1/27/2012

    Character actor worked continuously throughout his 50-year-plus career, with credits that include “Stalag 17,” “Army of Darkness,” “Rango” and “Wizards of Waverly Place.”Read more

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  8. 'Welcome Back Kotter's' Epstein, Actor Robert Hegyes, Dies at 60

    7:19 pm 1/26/2012

    He played Juan Epstein on the 1970s television show and was a regular on "Cagney & Lacey."Read more

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  9. Joaquin Martinez, a Warrior in Film and TV Westerns, Dies at 81

    4:48 pm 1/26/2012

    A native of Mexico, he played Indians in the ‘70s films “Jeremiah Johnson” and “Ulzana’s Raid,” two highlights in a 40-year career as a character actor.Read more

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  10. Howard Rothberg, Former Agent and Manager, Dies at 72

    12:12 pm 1/26/2012

    He worked with comedy greats Mel Brooks, Larry Gelbart, Dom DeLuise and the Smothers Brothers.Read more

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