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  1. Rod Daniel, Director of Michael J. Fox's 'Teen Wolf,' Dies at 73

    4:12 pm PDT 04/19/2016
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    He helmed other light comedies like 'K-9,' 'The Super' and 'Beethoven's 2nd' as well as several episodes of 'WKRP in Cincinnati.' READ MORE

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  2. Scott Nimerfro, Writer and Producer on ABC's 'Once Upon a Time,' Dies at 54

    8:49 am PDT 04/19/2016
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    He also collaborated with Bryan Fuller on the series 'Pushing Daisies' and 'Hannibal.' READ MORE

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  3. Doris Roberts, Star of 'Everybody Loves Raymond,' Dies at 90

    4:12 pm PDT 04/18/2016
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    The five-time Emmy winner excelled at playing motherly types. "I'm not some celebrity thinking, 'I'm greater than anybody else,' " she once said. READ MORE

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  4. Dan Ireland, Director of 'The Whole Wide World' and 'Jolene,' Dies at 57

    1:15 pm PDT 04/15/2016
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    He also co-founded the Seattle International Film Festival and served as a producer and executive at Vestron Pictures and Cineville. READ MORE

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  5. Virginia Campbell, Actress in DeMille's 'Unconquered,' Dies at 102

    11:22 am PDT 04/15/2016
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    She also appeared onstage opposite Harpo Marx and hosted parties in Rome with her husband that inspired a scene in Fellini's 'La Dolce Vita.' READ MORE

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  6. Joan Edwards, Longtime Personal Assistant to John Travolta, Dies at 87

    4:32 pm PDT 04/14/2016
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    She worked with the actor for more than a decade and with pianist Roger Williams as well. READ MORE

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  7. Fred Hayman, Godfather of Rodeo Drive, Dies at 90

    1:57 pm PDT 04/14/2016
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    The entrepreneur passed after a long illness. READ MORE

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  8. Anne Jackson, Acclaimed Actress and Widow of Eli Wallach, Dies at 90

    4:21 pm PDT 04/13/2016
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    The Tony Award nominee appeared opposite her husband on Broadway and off-Broadway almost two dozen times, including in the popular 1960s comedy 'Luv.' READ MORE

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  9. Lennart Bjorck, International Film Executive, Dies at 91

    6:21 pm PDT 04/12/2016
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    He worked for Paramount, Columbia Pictures, Cinerama and Avco Embassy before launching his own company. READ MORE

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  10. Music Producer David Gest, Ex-Husband of Liza Minnelli, Dies at 62

    8:21 am PDT 04/12/2016
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    Officers were called to "reports of an unexplained death of a man in his 60s" at the Four Seasons Hotel in London's Canary Wharf. READ MORE

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  11. George Goldey, Former Talent Agent and Publicist, Dies at 63

    4:59 pm PDT 04/11/2016
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    He represented actors Barry Newman, Jan-Michael Vincent, Julie Benz and Sally Kirkland. READ MORE

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  12. 'Blood, Sweat & Heels' Reality Star Daisy Lewellyn Dies at 36

    4:36 pm PDT 04/08/2016
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    Part of the fashion industry for 15 years, the stylist died Friday of a rare form of cancer. READ MORE

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  13. Frank De Felitta, 'Audrey Rose' Author and Screenwriter, Dies at 94

    10:07 am PDT 04/07/2016
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    The novelist, director and producer, a big believer in reincarnation, is survived by his son, who helmed the recent ABC telefilm 'Madoff.' READ MORE

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  14. Bill Henderson, Jazz Vocalist and Actor, Dies at 90

    3:21 pm PDT 04/06/2016
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    He performed with Dizzy Gillespie, Count Basie and the Oscar Peterson Trio and appeared in dozens of films and TV shows. READ MORE

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  15. E.M. Nathanson, 'The Dirty Dozen' Author, Dies at 87

    11:15 am PDT 04/06/2016
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    The 1967 action-packed war movie based on the novel featured an all-star cast including Lee Marvin, Ernest Borgnine and Telly Savalas. READ MORE

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  16. Merle Haggard, Legend of Country Music, Dies at 79

    10:50 am PDT 04/06/2016
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    The Bakersfield singer-songwriter, who thrived after an early life of crime and a prison term in San Quentin, died on his birthday. READ MORE

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  17. Barbara Turner, Screenwriter and Producer, Dies at 79

    6:48 pm PDT 04/05/2016
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    She earned two Emmy noms and penned the 1995 film 'Georgia,' which starred her daughter, Jennifer Jason Leigh. READ MORE

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  18. Entertainment Exec George C. Reeves Jr. Dies at 78

    1:34 pm PDT 04/05/2016
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    The father of writer-director Matt Reeves, he also wrote and produced the 1981 telefilm 'Crazy Times,' starring Ray Liotta, David Caruso and Michael Pare. READ MORE

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  19. Erik Bauersfeld, Admiral Ackbar Voice Actor in 'Star Wars' Films, Dies at 93

    3:41 pm PDT 04/04/2016
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    He also voiced Bib Fortuna in 1983's 'Return of the Jedi.' READ MORE

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  20. Actor, Jazz Musician Don Francks Dies at 84

    1:12 pm PDT 04/04/2016
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    Francks played Walter in the 'La Femme Nikita' series after guest starring on classic American TV shows such as 'Mission Impossible' and 'Mannix.' READ MORE

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  21. Gato Barbieri, 'Last Tango in Paris' Composer, Dies at 83

    6:29 pm PDT 04/02/2016
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    The Grammy-winning jazz saxophonist recorded dozens of albums over a career spanning more than seven decades. READ MORE

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