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  1. 'Freaky Friday' Author Mary Rodgers Dies at 83

    10:03 pm 6/26/2014

    The writer also penned the Broadway hit "Once Upon a Mattress," which made Carol Burnett a star.Read more

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  2. French Actor Jacques Bergerac Dies at 87

    6:15 pm 6/25/2014

    The husband of actresses Ginger Rogers and Dorothy Malone appeared in such films as "Les Girls," "Gigi" and "The Hypnotic Eye."Read more

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  3. Caleb Bankston, 'Survivor' Competitor, Dies at 26 in Railway Accident

    8:52 am 6/25/2014

    UPDATED: The "Blood vs. Water" competitor was reportedly working at the time of his death; he was set to wed fellow competitor Colton Cumbie later this year.Read more

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  4. Actress Gina Collens Dies at 90

    7:19 pm 6/24/2014

    She starred in "The Rose Tattoo" on Broadway and in the world premiere of Christopher Hampton's "Tales From Hollywood" at the Mark Taper Forum in Los Angeles.Read more

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  5. Postproduction Industry Veteran Ron Silveira Dies

    5:12 pm 6/23/2014

    The postproduction pioneer held roles at companies including Universal Studios, The Post Group, Compact Video and Unitel.Read more

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  6. Comedian Steve Rossi of Allen & Rossi Dies at 82

    7:27 am 6/23/2014

    UPDATE: He worked with Marty Allen in the 1960s in the popular stand-up act; they appeared with The Beatles three times on 'The Ed Sullivan Show.'Read more

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  7. Grand Ole Opry Star Jimmy C. Newman Dies at 86

    12:55 pm 6/22/2014

    The performer died on June 21 in a Nashville hospital following a brief illness.Read more

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  8. Jim Nelson, Who Helped Build ILM for George Lucas and 'Star Wars,' Dies at 81

    10:21 am 6/22/2014

    The sound editor, producer and postproduction guru also worked on such films as "The Last Picture Show," "Badlands" and "The China Syndrome" and on dozens of TV shows.Read more

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  9. Anthony Goldschmidt, Designer of Iconic Movie Posters, Dies at 71

    3:51 pm 6/20/2014

    UPDATE: The founder of Intralink Film Graphic Design helped create the lasting images that marketed such films as "Blazing Saddles," "E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial" and "Apollo 13."Read more

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  10. Lyricist Gerry Goffin, Carole King's Ex-Husband, Dies at 75

    3:12 pm 6/19/2014

    He died early Thursday at his home in Los Angeles.Read more

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