Robert Forster, Oscar Nominee for 'Jackie Brown,' Dies at 78Robert Forster, the handsome and omnipresent character actor who got a career resurgence and Oscar nomination for playing bail bondsman Max Cherry in "Jackie Brown," died Friday
'Easy Rider' Actor Peter Fonda Dies At Age 79Actor Peter Fonda, known for his role in “Easy Rider,” died Friday at the age of 79, a spokesperson for the family confirmed.
Oscar-Winning Documentary Filmmaker D.A. Pennebaker Dies at Age 94D.A. Pennebaker was a leader among a generation of filmmakers in the 1960s who took advantage of such innovations as handheld cameras and adopted an intimate, spontaneous style known as cinéma vérité.
60s Prankster Paul Krassner, Who Named Yippies, Dies at 87Paul Krassner, radical political activist on the front lines of 1960s counterculture who helped tie together his loose-knit prankster group by naming them the Yippies, died Sunday at his Southern California home.
S.F. Salesforce Tower Architect César Pelli Dies at Age 92Architect César Pelli designed the Salesforce Tower in San Francisco, Brookfield Place (formerly the World Financial Center) in New York and Petronas Towers in Kuala Lumpur. He died at his home in Connecticut.
Award-Winning Actor Rip Torn Has Died At The Age Of 88Award-winning television, film and theater actor Rip Torn has died at the age of 88, according to his publicist.
Disney Star Cameron Boyce Dies at Age 20Actor and dancer Cameron Boyce, a Disney Channel star, died in his sleep at his Los Angeles home. He was 20.
Broadway Actor, Director, 'Annie' Lyricist Martin Charnin Dies at 84Martin Charnin, who made his Broadway debut playing a Jet in the original "West Side Story" and went on to become a Broadway director and lyricist who won a Tony Award for the score of "Annie," has died.
Peter Selz, Founding Director of Berkeley Art Museum Pacific Film Archive Dies at 100Peter Selz, the founding director of the UC Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive from 1965 through 1973, died Saturday morning in Berkeley. He was 100.
Nobel-Winning Cal Tech Physicist Murray Gell-Mann Dies at 89Former Cal Tech professor Murray Gell-Mann, acclaimed as a giant of 20th century physics, a Nobel laureate who helped discover and classify subatomic particles such as the quark, has died at his Santa Fe home.
'Father Jay,' Rector of Oakland's Cathedral of Christ the Light, Dies at Age 70The Very Rev. Jay Matthews, the rector of the Cathedral of Christ the Light in Oakland and a fixture in Oakland's Catholic community for three decades, died Saturday night of an apparent heart attack.
Jake Phelps, San Francisco Skateboard Legend, Thrasher Magazine Editor DiesSkateboarder Jake Phelps, who edited Thrasher Magazine, published in San Francisco, has died, according to the city's medical examiner and Thrasher Magazine.
Actor Jan-Michael Vincent, Known for 'Airwolf,' 'Big Wednesday' Dies at 73A death certificate shows that Jan-Michael Vincent died of cardiac arrest on Feb. 10 in a North Carolina hospital and no autopsy was performed. He was 73.
Peter Tork, Monkees Bass Player, Dead At 77 Peter Tork, the bassist for The Monkees and a jokester on the band's popular 1960s television series, has died at age 77.
Actor Bruno Ganz, Whose Hitler Portrayal Anchored Countless Viral Memes, Has DiedSwiss actor Bruno Ganz, who played Adolf Hitler cooped up in his Berlin bunker in "Downfall" and an angel in Wim Wenders' "Wings of Desire," has died. He was 77.