Gary David Goldberg, the Emmy-winning creator of the iconic "Must-See TV" sitcom "Family Ties" who also branched out into directing features, died Sunday of brain cancer in Montecito, Calif. He was…
Veteran casting director Fran Bascom, who worked on shows including “Days of Our Lives,” “Designing Women” and “Evening Shade,” died June 2 in Burbank, Calif. Her age and cause of death were not…
"Father Knows Best," at least in the persons of easygoing, expansive Charles Ingalls and Cliff Huxtable
Some of television's old guard turned out July 31 at the Paley Center for Media, chatting up a handful of Television Critics Assn. scribes who were eager to soak up smallscreen history.
Character actor George Murdock, best known as Lt. Scanlon on "Barney Miller," Dr. Salik on "Battlestar Galactica" and "God" in "Star Trek V: The Final Frontier," died April 30 in Los Angeles. He was…
Hazel Medina, who balanced careers as an actress and a social worker, died due to complications from multiple myeloma in New York on Feb. 14. She was 74.
Actor Graham Brown, who performed with Minneapolis' Guthrie Theater (of which he was a founding member), the New York Shakespeare Festival, London's newly reconstructed Globe Theater and most notably…
Character actor Alan Fudge, best known for recurring roles in TV series including "Man From Atlantis," "Eischied" "Paper Dolls" and, most recently, "7th Heaven," died Oct. 10 in Los Angeles of lung…
Twice-blacklisted television director Charles S. Dubin, who worked prolifically over the course of more than four decades, helming more episodes of "MASH" -- 44 -- than any other director, died Sept…
Character actor Peter Hobbs, who straddled stage and screen, died Jan. 2 in Santa Monica following a short illness. He was 92.
Just as things were looking particularly bleak heading into the weekend, the emails arrived, one right after the other. And for a change, the AMPTP and then the WGA West were saying basically the…