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Julian Myers was part of a panel of publicity experts at the Museum of Radio and TV in 2005. (photo: Katy Winn/Getty Images Entertainment)

Report: Veteran Hollywood Publicist Julian Myers Dies At 95

Veteran Hollywood publicist Julian Myers — whose clients included legends Judy Garland and Marilyn Monroe — has died.

12/22/2013

Actress Joan Fontaine died Dec. 15, 2013 at the age of 96. (credit: Keystone/Hulton Archive/Getty Images)

Hitchcock Star, Oscar-Winner Joan Fontaine Dies At 96

Academy Award-winning actress Joan Fontaine, who found stardom playing naive wives in Alfred Hitchcock’s “Suspicion” and “Rebecca” and also was featured in films by Billy Wilder, Fritz Lang and Nicholas Ray, died Sunday. She was 96.

12/15/2013

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‘Billy Jack’ Star Tom Laughlin Dead At 82

Tom Laughlin wrote, directed and produced “Billy Jack” and starred as the ex-Green Beret who defends a progressive school against the racists of a conservative Western community.

12/15/2013

Actor Christopher Evan Welch died Dec. 2. He was 48. (credit: Bryan Bedder/Getty Images)

‘Rubicon’ Star Christopher Evan Welch Dies At 48

Christopher Evan Welch, the actor whose roles on New York stages led to a series of film and television roles, including a regular spot on AMC’s “Rubicon,” has died in Southern California.

12/11/2013

Paul Walker, the actor best known for the "Fast and Furious" film franchise was killed in a single-vehicle crash on Nov. 30, 2013. (credit: Stuart C. Wilson/Getty Images Entertainment)

‘Fast And Furious’ Star Paul Walker Killed In Fiery Car Crash

Actor Paul Walker, best known for starring in the “Fast and Furious” film franchise, was one of two people killed Saturday in a single-vehicle crash in Santa Clarita.

11/30/2013

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Televangelist Paul Crouch, Founder Of Trinity Broadcasting Network, Dies At 79

Paul Crouch, a renowned televangelist who founded Trinity Broadcasting Network, died Saturday at 79, according to the network’s website.

11/30/2013

Shane Black and Syd Field at the American Screenwriters Associations' "2002 Screenwriting Hall of Fame Awards" at the Sheraton Universal Hotel in Los Angeles. Saturday, August 3, 2002. (credit: Kevin Winter/ImageDirect)

Syd Field, Author Of Screenplay How-To, Dies At 77

The author of the screenplay manual that inspired James Cameron and Judd Apatow to make movies has died.

11/19/2013

Oscar Hijuelos, celebrated Pulitzer Prize-winning Cuban American author, has died. (credit: Myrna Suarez/Getty Images Entertainment)

‘Mambo Kings’ Author Oscar Hijuelos Dies At 62

Oscar Hijuelos, a Cuban-American novelist who won a Pulitzer Prize for his 1989 novel “The Mambo Kings Play Songs of Love” and whose work often captured the loss and triumphs of the Cuban immigrant experience, has died. He was 62.

10/13/2013

Documentary filmmaker Saul Landau speaks to a packed audience at the home of Paul Alan Smith on June 20, 2005 in Los Angeles, California. The event served to raise awareness for Independent World Television, the world's first global independent news channel. (credit: Amanda Edwards/Getty Images)

Award-Winning Documentary Filmmaker Saul Landau Dead At 77

Award-winning documentary filmmaker Saul Landau, who profiled political leaders like Cuba’s Fidel Castro and Chile’s Salvador Allende, has died at age 77.

09/10/2013

Karen Black attends a 2002 screening of "Easy Riders." (credit: Kevin Winter/Getty Images Entertainment)

‘Five Easy Pieces,’ ‘Nashville’ Star Karen Black Dead At 74

Karen Black, the prolific actress who appeared in more than 100 movies and was featured in such counterculture favorites as “Easy Rider,” ”Five Easy Pieces” and “Nashville,” has died.

08/08/2013

James Gandolfini and Jane Fonda at a 2012 HBO party. (credit: Angela Weiss/Getty Images Entertainment)

‘The Sopranos’ Star James Gandolfini Dies In Italy

“The Sopranos” star James Gandolfini has died.

CBS2 / KCAL9–06/19/2013

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Hollywood, Colleagues Mourn Sudden Death Of James Gandolfini

The Hollywood community—much like the world of politics, sports and news—reacted to the sudden death of “The Sopranos” star James Gandolfini on social media.

06/19/2013

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Longtime KNX Newscaster Harry Birrell Dies At 85

Longtime radio broadcaster Harry Birrell has died at the age of 85, KNX 1070 Newsradio announced Sunday.

05/26/2013

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Venturi, US Open Champion And CBS Analyst, Dies

Ken Venturi, who overcame dehydration to win the 1964 U.S. Open and spent 35 years in the booth for CBS Sports, died Friday afternoon. He was 82.

05/17/2013

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Jane Henson Of Muppet Family Fame Dies At 78

The Jim Henson Co. says Henson’s partner in marriage and Muppets has died.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/02/2013

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