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  1. Jack Wayman, Inventor of the Consumer Electronics Show, Dies at 92

    10:06 am PDT 09/02/2014
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    He helped create and produce the first show in 1967 with 100 exhibitors. This year’s event in Las Vegas drew 3,600 READ MORE

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  2. Glenn Cornick, Jethro Tull Bassist, Dies at 67

    10:49 pm PDT 08/29/2014
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    Cornick was "brilliant and cantankerous," says his son READ MORE

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  3. Emmys: NBC Nixed Suicide PSA After Robin Williams Tribute

    2:55 pm PDT 08/27/2014
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    "Collectively we decided to celebrate the life of Robin Williams, not his death or, more to the point, the way he died," a network rep says READ MORE

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  4. Character Actor Stephen Lee Dies at 58

    2:11 pm PDT 08/27/2014
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    He appeared on such shows as 'Seinfeld' and 'Nash Bridges' and in the films 'La Bamba' and 'Burlesque' READ MORE

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  5. Donald Sweeney, Father of Disney-ABC Executive Anne Sweeney, Dies at 88

    1:58 pm PDT 08/27/2014
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    He had a 38-year career in education as a teacher in New York READ MORE

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  6. Richard Attenborough Dies at 90

    2:16 pm PDT 08/24/2014
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    He appeared in more than 70 films as an actor and directed the Oscar-winning title 'Gandhi' READ MORE

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  7. Ronnie Clint, Longtime GM at Chasen's Restaurant, Dies at 89

    6:06 pm PDT 08/21/2014
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    The Englishman worked at the legendary Hollywood gathering place from 1954 until it closed in 1995 READ MORE

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  8. WME Board Member Peter Grosslight Dies at 68

    12:34 pm PDT 08/21/2014
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    Grosslight, who had pancreatic cancer, most recently served as the agency's global head of music READ MORE

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  9. Liz Holzman, Emmy-Winning Animator, Dies at 61

    4:50 pm PDT 08/20/2014
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    She won three trophies for her work on 'Animaniacs' and 'Pinky and the Brain' READ MORE

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  10. Brian G. Hutton, Director of 'Kelly's Heroes' and 'Where Eagles Dare,' Dies at 85

    1:10 pm PDT 08/20/2014
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    UPDATED: The onetime actor also helmed 'The First Deadly Sin' with Frank Sinatra and two films starring Elizabeth Taylor READ MORE

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  11. Michael A. Hoey, Producer, Director and Elvis Screenwriter, Dies at 79

    3:53 pm PDT 08/19/2014
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    The son of a British actor, he also wrote, produced and helmed the 1966 film 'The Navy vs. the Night Monsters' READ MORE

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  12. Don Pardo, the Booming Voice of 'Saturday Night Live,' Dies at 96

    8:43 pm PDT 08/18/2014
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    The legendary announcer spent 38 seasons with the show READ MORE

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  13. Pamela Loo Mayer, Theatrical Booking Agent, Dies at 52

    3:44 pm PDT 08/18/2014
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    She was a granddaughter of the late Hong Kong movie mogul Run Run Shaw READ MORE

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  14. Alan Landsburg, Emmy-Winning Producer and Director, Dies at 81

    2:58 pm PDT 08/18/2014
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    His résumé includes the Mickey Rooney telefilm 'Bill' and the 1980s reality shows 'That's Incredible!' and 'In Search Of …' READ MORE

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  15. Actress Norma McCarty, Ed Wood’s Wife, Dies at 93

    11:52 am PDT 08/18/2014
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    She appeared as a stewardess in his legendary 1959 film "Plan 9 From Outer Space" READ MORE

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  16. Peter McAlevey, Producer and Film Executive, Dies at 58

    2:42 pm PDT 08/15/2014
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    He teamed with Michael Douglas at Stonebridge Entertainment for such films as 'Flatliners,' 'Double Impact' and 'Radio Flyer' READ MORE

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  17. Mexican Film Legend Columba Dominguez Dies at 85

    1:17 pm PDT 08/14/2014
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    She worked under surrealist great Luis Bunuel READ MORE

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  18. Arlene Martel, Spock's Bride-to-Be on 'Star Trek,' Dies at 78

    3:47 pm PDT 08/13/2014
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    The actress guest-starred on dozens of other TV shows, including 'Twilight Zone,' 'Bewitched' and 'Hogan's Heroes,' and had a romance with James Dean READ MORE

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  19. Edith Flagg, 'Million Dollar Listing' Grandma, Dies at 94

    12:00 pm PDT 08/13/2014
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    The fashion designer often appeared on "Million Dollar Listing" to offer business and life advice to her grandson Josh Flagg READ MORE

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  20. Robin Williams Remembered: 'Fisher King's' Director and Producer Recall How He "Salvaged" the Shoot

    9:00 am PDT 08/13/2014
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    Terry Gilliam and Lynda Obst tell THR about the late actor's ability to save the day — on more than one occasion READ MORE

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