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  1. Geeks of All Sorts Pay Tribute to 'Thunderbirds' Creator Gerry Anderson

    4:24 pm 12/26/2012

    Neil Gaiman and Edgar Wright were among those remembering the British TV icon, who died Wednesday at 83. Read more

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  2. Charles Durning, Oscar-Nominated Character Actor, Dies at 89

    9:00 am 12/25/2012

    UPDATED: Durning, who appeared in "The Sting," "Tootsie" and TV's "Rescue Me," died on Christmas Eve in his Manhattan apartment.Read more

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  3. 'Odd Couple,' 'Quincy' Star Jack Klugman Dies at 90

    3:13 pm 12/24/2012

    UPDATE: The actor, who also starred in the original fim version of "12 Angry Men," was home in Northridge, his wife told KABC-TV in Los Angeles.Read more

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  4. Critic Roger Ebert Dies at 70

    9:02 am 12/22/2012

    The most famous film critic in history, the Chicago legend worked at the Sun-Times for nearly 50 years; a thumbs-up from him on TV could make or break a movie.Read more

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  5. David McKenna, Who Produced the Kat Dennings Film 'Renee,' Dies at 33

    3:13 pm 12/20/2012

    UPDATED: He’s killed when his car strikes a truck on an interstate near Orlando.Read more

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  6. Music Exec Bill Schrank Dies at 60

    6:10 pm 12/19/2012

    The 30-year industry veteran worked on hit soundtracks for “The Bodyguard” and “The Big Chill.”Read more

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  7. Eerie: Christian Radio Personality Frank Pastore Dies After Motorcycle Accident He Predicted

    5:52 pm 12/17/2012

    UPDATED: "At any minute I could be spread all over the 210," the host told his audience three hours before a car struck him as he rode his motorcycle on the 210 Freeway near Los Angeles.Read more

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  8. Legendary A&M Records Exec Gil Friesen Dies at 75

    11:44 am 12/14/2012

    After a quarter-century with the label -- he was the first employee hired by Herb Alpert and Jerry Moss –- he produced films including “The Breakfast Club” and co-founded the Classic Sports Cable Network.Read more

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  9. Hollywood Exec on Jenni Rivera: 'The Fans Knew Who She Was'

    10:00 am 12/12/2012

    The Mexican-American sensation is remembered by Flavio Morales, senior vp programming and production at the network that made Rivera a reality star.Read more

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  10. Edward James Olmos on Jenni Rivera: 'She's Had an Incredibly Difficult Journey'

    10:00 am 12/12/2012

    The actor and executive producer of "Filly Brown" writes for THR about opening his film without his co-star: "I can't tell you how sad it is that she won't be here."Read more

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