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  1. Malia Langen, CBS Comedy Executive, Dies at 38

    4:37 pm PST 12/01/2014
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    She started as a page and joined the comedy department in 2002 READ MORE

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  2. Kirk Douglas Obituary Published by People.com

    6:29 pm PST 11/30/2014
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    Twitter alights as the celebrity brand erroneously publishes a pre-written obituary with the headline: 'DO NOT PUB Kirk Douglas Dies' READ MORE

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  3. Mordecai Lawner, Woody Allen's Dad in 'Annie Hall,' Dies at 86

    3:22 pm PST 11/30/2014
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    He also appeared in 'Ghostbusters II' and on 'Law & Order' READ MORE

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  4. Iconic Mexican Actor Chespirito Dies at 85

    4:12 pm PST 11/28/2014
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    Bumblebee Man from 'The Simpsons' is based on a character by the popular TV comedian READ MORE

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  5. Legendary L.A. Puppeteer on Stage and Screen Bob Baker Dies at 90

    3:12 pm PST 11/28/2014
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    His marionette performances were featured in 'Bedknobs and Broomsticks,' 'Close Encounters of the Third Kind' and 'A Star Is Born' READ MORE

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  6. Former Paramount President Frank Yablans Dies at 79

    11:32 am PST 11/27/2014
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    He also worked as the COO of MGM/United Artists, produced 'North Dallas Forty' and 'Congo' and adapted 'Mommie Dearest' READ MORE

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  7. 'Children of Men' Author P.D. James Dies at 94

    9:29 am PST 11/27/2014
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    The British crime novelist's best-selling work was often likened to that of Agatha Christie and Arthur Conan Doyle READ MORE

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  8. How Mikhail Igor Peschkowsky Became Mike Nichols: A Timeline

    9:00 am PST 11/24/2014
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    A look at the legendary director's path to Hollywood READ MORE

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  9. Glenn Close Reveals Mike Nichols' Final, "Touching" Words to Her

    9:00 am PST 11/24/2014
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    The actress, who first met the director when she read for 1983's 'The Real Thing,' remembers the legend in The Hollywood Reporter's tribute READ MORE

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  10. Morgan Freeman Reveals the Phrase That "Exemplifies" Mike Nichols

    9:00 am PST 11/24/2014
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    In The Hollywood Reporter's tribute to the late director, his 'Country Girl' star recalls the term that would "stop conversations" once uttered READ MORE

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  11. 'Birdcage' Actor Dan Futterman Recalls Mike Nichols Breaking Into Fits of Giggles on Set

    9:00 am PST 11/24/2014
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    Nichols let stars Nathan Lane and Robin Williams "go and get it out of their system, and you never know what you'll find, something brilliant may come up, and he would take all the time that was needed," Futterman remembers in a THR tribute to the director READ MORE

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  12. Aaron Sorkin on Mike Nichols: "The Most Talented Person I Have Ever Known"

    9:00 am PST 11/24/2014
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    Sorkin, who wrote 'Charlie Wilson's War,' the last movie Nichols directed, remembers the legend in The Hollywood Reporter's tribute READ MORE

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  13. Tom Stoppard on Mike Nichols: "The Pleasantest Person to Be With"

    9:00 am PST 11/24/2014
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    Stoppard, whose play 'The Real Thing' was directed by Nichols on Broadway in 1984, reflects on Nichols' legacy in The Hollywood Reporter's tribute READ MORE

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  14. Mike Nichols Remembered: Emma Thompson, Rita Moreno on Working With the Director

    9:00 am PST 11/24/2014
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    Amy Pascal, Donna Langley, Shiri Appleby and Sara Ramirez also are among those who reflect on Nichols' legacy in The Hollywood Reporter's tribute READ MORE

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  15. Carly Simon on Mike Nichols: "He Gave All He Had"

    3:50 pm PST 11/20/2014
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    The singer-songwriter won an Oscar for her contribution to his film 'Working Girl' READ MORE

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  16. Mike Nichols: A Giant of the American Theater

    2:00 pm PST 11/20/2014
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    THR's lead theater critic looks back over the director's remarkable half-century career on the stage, and its frequent overlap with his screen work READ MORE

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  17. Dave Appell, Songwriter for Chubby Checker, Dies at 92

    12:35 pm PST 11/20/2014
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    He co-wrote 'Let’s Twist Again' and 'Limbo Rock' and produced for Tony Orlando and Dawn READ MORE

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  18. Watch the Trailers for 10 Classic Mike Nichols Films

    8:21 am PST 11/20/2014
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    From 'The Graduate' and 'Carnal Knowledge' to 'The Birdcage' and 'Closer' READ MORE

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  19. Mike Nichols' Life and Career in Pictures

    6:16 am PST 11/20/2014
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    The director died Nov. 19 at age 83 READ MORE

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  20. Hollywood Mourns Mike Nichols

    5:59 am PST 11/20/2014
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    Julia Roberts, Steven Spielberg, Natalie Portman, Al Pacino, Bob Newhart and Nathan Lane are among those remembering the legendary director, who died on Wednesday night READ MORE

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  21. Mike Nichols, Director of 'The Graduate,' Dies at 83

    4:11 am PST 11/20/2014
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    The Oscar and Tony winner and husband of Diane Sawyer also helmed 'Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?' 'The Birdcage,' 'Carnal Knowledge' and many others READ MORE

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