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  1. Nicolas Noxon, Emmy-Winning Documentarian, Dies at 79

    1:53 pm 5/4/2016

    He wrote and produced the 1986 National Geographic film 'Secrets of the Titanic,' which inspired James Cameron. His daughter is TV writer-producer Marti Noxon.Read more

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  2. Ian Sander, Executive Producer on 'Ghost Whisperer,' Dies at 68

    11:06 am 5/4/2016

    He and wife Kim Moses were partners in the production company that also was behind the NBC series 'Profiler' and now has a pilot in contention at ABC.Read more

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  3. Ret Turner, Famed Wardrobe and Costume Designer, Dies at 87

    9:15 am 5/4/2016

    The five-time Emmy Award winner worked with Bob Mackie and such glamorous stars as Cher, Dinah Shore, Dolly Parton, Diana Ross and Mitzi Gaynor.Read more

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  4. Delia Fine, Emmy-Winning Former Producer for A&E, Dies at 64

    5:24 pm 5/3/2016

    Earlier, she helped launch Regis Philbin's 'The Morning Show' in New York and worked on Geraldo Rivera's talk show.Read more

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  5. John von Soosten, Former Katz Television Exec, Dies at 71

    10:25 am 5/3/2016

    He served as president of the industry trade group NATPE in the 1980s. Read more

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  6. Tracy Scott, Script Supervisor on Megan Ellison Films, Dies at 46

    6:43 pm 5/2/2016

    She managed continuity on the sets of such movies as 'Up in the Air,' 'American Hustle,' 'Whiplash,' 'Black Mass,' 'Her,' 'Foxcatcher' and 'Joy.'Read more

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  7. Wayne Crawford, Writer and Producer on 'Valley Girl,' Dies at 69

    12:22 pm 5/2/2016

    He also starred in several films and TV shows for his production company, Gibraltar Entertainment.Read more

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  8. Geno Havens, Veteran Casting Director, Dies at 75

    9:30 am 4/30/2016

    He worked on films for George Lucas, Carl Reiner, Brian de Palma and Terrence Malick and helped jumpstart the careers of Dennis Quaid and Prince protege Apollonia.Read more

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  9. Donald E. Thorin, Cinematographer on 'Purple Rain,' Dies at 81

    4:09 pm 4/28/2016

    The director of photography, much in demand in the 1980s and '90s, also worked on 'Thief,' 'An Officer and a Gentleman,' 'Scent of a Woman' and 'Midnight Run.'Read more

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  10. Willie Williams, Former L.A. Police Chief, Dies at 72

    3:49 pm 4/27/2016

    Williams was the first black head of police in Philadelphia and in L.A.Read more

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