British-born actress Jean Simmons, who came to America via her role in Laurence Olivier's "Hamlet" and was a leading actress in the '50s and early '60s, died Friday at her home in Santa Monica after…
French director and noted film critic Eric Rohmer died Monday in Paris after being hospitalized for the past week.
A publicist says Jennifer Jones, who was nominated for Academy Awards five times and won for her portrayal of a saintly nun in "The Song of Bernadette," has died at age 90.
Iconoclastic writer Budd Schulberg, who penned the controversial Hollywood novels "What Makes Sammy Run?" and "The Disenchanted" and who won an Oscar for his original screenplay "On the Waterfront,"…
Karl Malden, the Oscar- and Emmy-winning character actor who was best known over his six-decade career as the star of TV series "The Streets of San Francisco" and a series of American Express…
Ed McMahon, the baritone-voiced announcer and commercial pitchman who served as Johnny Carson's "Tonight Show" sidekick for more than three decades, died early Tuesday at Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical…
Beatrice Arthur, the tall, baritone-voiced actress who won Emmys for her roles in the series "Maude" and "The Golden Girls," died Saturday.
Ricardo Montalban, the actor best known as the white-suited "boss" Mr. Roarke of "Fantasy Island," died Wednesday in Los Angeles. He was 88.
Paul Newman, the Academy Award-winning star, activist, racecar driver and salad dressing impresario, died Friday at his home near Westport, Conn., after a long battle with cancer. He was 83. • Army…
Charlton Heston, one of Hollywood's most visible and controversial stars, best remembered for such straight-faced heroic roles as Moses in "The Ten Commandments" and the Oscar-winning title role of…
American expatriate Jules Dassin, director of such films as "Naked City," "Rififi," "Never on Sunday" and "Topkapi," died Monday in Athens. He was 96.