Ray Manzarek, a founding member of the 1960s rock group The Doors whose versatile and often haunting keyboards complemented …
The academic turned quiz-show boxing expert made a case for Americans to understand their own minds, one advice show and sitcom at a time.
The special-effects pioneer influenced generations of filmmakers
The genius who brought an army of skeletons to life in ‘Jason and the Argonauts’ influenced filmmakers like James Cameron and Peter Jackson
(LOS ANGELES) — Jeff Hanneman, a founding member of Slayer whose career was irrevocably changed after a spider bite, has died. He was 49.
(ATLANTA) — Chris Kelly, half of the 1990s kid rap duo Kris Kross who made one of the decade’s most memorable songs with the frenetic “Jump,” has died, according to authorities. He was 34.
Investigator Betty Honey of the
The country-music legend had more than 160 hits in a career that spanned five decades
(LOS ANGELES) — Allan Arbus, who played the wise — and wisecracking — psychiatrist Dr. Sidney Freedman on TV’s “M.A.S.H.,” has died at age 95.
Arbus’ daughter Arin told the Los Angeles Times Tuesday (http://lat.ms/Y2FDo3 ) that her father died of congestive heart failure at his LA home Friday.
Arbus didn’t begin acting until …
Richie Havens, who sang and strummed for a sea of people at Woodstock, has died at 72.
Her son Paul Konigsburg says the longtime Florida resident died Friday at a hospital in Falls Church, Va., where she’d been living for the past few years with another son. She had suffered a stroke
The late comedian had a gift for slipping into different characters
Winters was a certified shape-shifter; he helped establish the idea, now common to comedy fans, that being a humorist was not just about telling jokes but inhabiting characters.
Oscar-nominated director James Ivory share his memories of a friend and longtime collaborator