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  1. 'Doctor Who' Director Derek Martinus Dies at 82

    3:36 pm PDT 03/29/2014
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    He worked on the long-running series from 1965-1970, overseeing several key episodes. READ MORE

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  2. Lorenzo Semple Jr., Creator of TV's 'Batman,' Dies at 91

    12:10 pm PDT 03/28/2014
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    He moved to the movies and wrote screenplays for "The Parallax View," "Three Days of the Condor," "Papillon," "Flash Gordon" and "Never Say Never Again." READ MORE

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  3. Director Dirk Wallace Craft Dies at 48

    1:43 pm PDT 03/26/2014
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    He worked on such films as “The Crucible” and “Running With Scissors” and TV shows including “Nip/Tuck” and “Burn Notice.” READ MORE

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  4. 'Homeland' Actor James Rebhorn Wrote His Own Obituary

    4:22 pm PDT 03/24/2014
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    Before he died Friday at 65, the veteran actor was inspired by his final play to write his own farewell, titled "His Life, According to Jim." READ MORE

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  5. New York Theater Industry Saddened by Loss of James Rebhorn

    3:20 pm PDT 03/24/2014
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    The veteran actor, who died Friday at 65, had a stage career spanning more than three decades, including seven Broadway productions. READ MORE

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  6. Gwar Frontman Dead at 50

    6:39 am PDT 03/24/2014
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    UPDATED: Dave Brockie, known to fans as Oderus Urungus, was found dead at his Richmond, Va., home on Sunday evening. READ MORE

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  7. James Rebhorn Dead: His Career in Pictures

    5:00 pm PDT 03/23/2014
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    The busy character actor -- whose credits range from "Independence Day" and "Meet the Parents" to "White Collar" and "Homeland" -- died March 21 at age 65. READ MORE

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  8. 'Homeland' Actor James Rebhorn Dead at 65

    10:53 am PDT 03/23/2014
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    The industry veteran, who passed away at home on Friday, played memorable supporting characters on film and TV. READ MORE

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  9. Patrice Wymore, Actress and Errol Flynn's Widow, Dies at 87

    9:43 am PDT 03/23/2014
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    UPDATE: She met the actor when both had roles in the 1950 film "Rocky Mountain." She also appeared in such features as "Tea for Two" and "Ocean's Eleven." READ MORE

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  10. Pep Boys Heir Robert P. Strauss Dies at 82

    1:30 pm PDT 03/21/2014
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    The son of one of the four founders of the auto parts supply chain was married to “Zorro” TV star Eugenia Paul. READ MORE

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  11. '60 Minutes' Producer Adrian 'Clem' Taylor Dead

    1:25 pm PDT 03/21/2014
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    The eight-time Emmy award winner had been battling pancreatic cancer. READ MORE

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  12. L'Wren Scott Death: Rolling Stones Offer Support to Mick Jagger

    8:36 am PDT 03/19/2014
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    "No one saw this coming," says Keith Richards of the fashion designer's death in an apparent suicide. READ MORE

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  13. Legendary Cinematographer Oswald Morris Dies at 98

    8:01 pm PDT 03/18/2014
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    He won an Oscar for "Fiddler on the Roof" and shot such films as "Lolita," "Oliver!" "The Wiz" and "Moulin Rouge," one of nine films he made with John Huston. READ MORE

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  14. L'Wren Scott Dead: Fashion Industry, Hollywood Mourn Designer on Twitter

    11:01 am PDT 03/17/2014
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    Mick Jagger's girlfriend's apparent suicide has left the fashion world and Hollywood grieving. READ MORE

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  15. Producer Sharon Mary Cicero Dies at 53

    10:29 am PDT 03/17/2014
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    She was president of Madonna's Maverick Films and a partner at Longbow Productions, working on such telefilms as "The Summer of Ben Tyler," starring James Woods. READ MORE

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  16. 'Two Fat Ladies' Star Clarissa Dickson Wright Dead at 66

    9:00 am PDT 03/17/2014
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    She shot four seasons of the cooking show with the late Jennifer Paterson. READ MORE

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  17. Stooges Drummer Scott Asheton Dies at 64

    4:48 pm PDT 03/16/2014
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    He co-founded the legendary punk-rock band in 1967 along with Iggy Pop. READ MORE

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  18. David Brenner Dead: Comedian Bobby Slayton Remembers His Friend

    6:27 pm PDT 03/15/2014
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    The "Pitbull of Comedy" tells THR that Brenner played a key role in the success of his career and offered advice throughout the years. READ MORE

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  19. David Brenner Dead: Hollywood Pays Tribute to the Comedian

    5:26 pm PDT 03/15/2014
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    "He was such a huge part of why so many of us became comics," Paul Reiser tweeted of Brenner, who died Saturday at age 78. READ MORE

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  20. Comedian David Brenner Dies at 78

    3:31 pm PDT 03/15/2014
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    The Philadelphia stand-up set a record for appearing on 'The Tonight Show' and got married on one of his HBO specials. READ MORE

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  21. Production Manager Abby Singer Dies at 96

    11:23 am PDT 03/13/2014
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    The second-to-last shot of the day, "the Abby Singer shot," was named in his honor. READ MORE

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