Celebrity Deaths in Movies

  • Bruce Sinofsky, 58 (1956 - 2015)

    Bruce Sinofsky

    The Associated PressMONTCLAIR, N.J. (AP) — Oscar-nominated and Emmy-award winning documentary filmmaker Bruce Sinofsky has died at age 58.His longtime collaborator Joe Berlinger announced the death on Twitter on the eve of the Oscars. He says Sinofsky died Saturday of complications from diabetes.Sinofsky and Berlinger drew praise and attention for their "Paradise Lost" trilogy, a series of...

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  • June Fairchild, 68 (1946 - 2015)

    June Fairchild

    The Associated PressLOS ANGELES (AP) — June Fairchild, who appeared in more than a dozen movies including Cheech and Chong's drug movie "Up in Smoke" before real addictions left her homeless on Skid Row in Los Angeles, has died. She was 68.Her friend, Dawna Sodders, told the Los Angeles Times (http://lat.ms/1EaHolI ) that Fairchild died of liver cancer Tuesday at a convalescent home.Fairfield's...

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  • Louis Jourdan, 93 (1921 - 2015)

    Louis Jourdan

    By DAISY NGUYEN, The Associated PressLOS ANGELES (AP) — Louis Jourdan, the dashingly handsome Frenchman who starred in "Gigi," ''Can-Can," ''Three Coins in the Fountain" and other American movies, has died. He was 93.Jourdan's biographer, Olivier Minne, said the actor died Saturday at his home in Beverly Hills, likely of natural causes."He was the last French actor from the Hollywoood golden...

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  • Richard Bonehill (2015)

    Richard Bonehill

    Richard Bonehill, a swordsman and actor known for various roles in the "Star Wars" films, has died at the age of 67. More details will be posted as they come available.

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  • Stewart Stern, 92 (1922 - 2015)

    Stewart Stern

    The Associated PressLOS ANGELES (AP) — Screenwriter and two-time Academy Award nominee Stewart Stern, who's best known for writing the screenplay for Nicholas Ray's "Rebel Without a Cause," has died. He was 92.The Writers Guild of America West says Stern died Monday at a Seattle, Washington, hospital after a battle with cancer.Stern was a World War II veteran and Purple Heart recipient. He also...

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