Denise Borino-Quinn, who unexpectedly won a role as a Mafia wife on "The Sopranos" after she attended an open casting call, died Wednesday in Morristown, N.J., of liver cancer. She was 46.
The Santa Barbara Film Festival will fete Annette Bening with the American Riviera Award.
Although the cast and crew gushed about the final installment to the Lionsgate gore fest, no blood soaked the "Saw 3D" red carpet at the Chinese on Oct. 27.
Thesp John Crawford, who appeared in more than 200 titles in his over 40-year career, died of a stroke on Sept. 21 in Newbury Park, Calif. He was 90.
The African-American Film Critics Association will honor helmer Melvin Van Peebles, the late Lena Horne and veteran film critic Roger Ebert at its second annual live kudocast.
Actress Corinne Camacho, who was featured in dozens of skeins from "The Bionic Woman" to "The Rockford Files" and "Medical Center," died Sept. 15 in Beaverton, Ore., of cancer. She was 68.
NATPE has pegged Dick Ebersol, Mary Hart, Regis Philbin and Gerhard Zeiler to receive the eighth annual Brandon Tartikoff Legacy Award at its 2011 conference.
Thesp Janet MacLachlan, who played the compassionate teacher in "Sounder" and worked for actors' rights, died Oct. 11 in Los Angeles after a heart attack. She was 77.
Cinematographer Michel Hugo, best known as d.p. for skeins "Mission: Impossible," "Dynasty," and "Melrose Place," died Oct. 12 in Las Vegas of lung cancer. He was 79.
The 14th annual Arab Film Festival lands in Los Angeles with award-winning Algerian comedy "Masquerades" as lead bow.