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Prolific Award-Winning Producer Arnold Kopelson Dies At Age 83

Kopelson served on the executive committee of the Producer’s branch of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences and on the board of USC’s Peter Stark Motion Picture Producer’s Program.

Alex Spanos, Chargers Owner, Dead at 95

Chargers owner Alex Spanos, the protagonist of a rags-to-riches story, died Tuesday, his family announced. He was 95.

‘Queen Of Soul’ Aretha Franklin Dead At 76

Aretha Franklin, the music icon, legendary singer and "Queen of Soul" loved by millions whose history-making career spanned six decades, died on Thursday, her longtime publicist announced. She was 76.

1930s Starlet Mary Carlisle Dies at MPTF in Woodland Hills

Mary Carlisle, a 1930s film starlet who shared the screen with notables including Bing Crosby, Will Rogers and Greta Garbo, died Wednesday at the Motion Picture Television Fund retirement community in Woodland Hills.

Joe Jackson, Jackson Family Patriarch, Dead at 89

  Joe Jackson, the patriarch of the Jackson family, died Wednesday at the age of 89.

Mitzi Shore, Comedy Store Legend, Dead at 87

Mitzi Shore, the mother of actor Pauly Shore and longtime operator of The Comedy Store -- where many of the biggest names in comedy launched their careers -- died Wednesday at age 87.

Liz Smith, Famed NY Gossip Columnist, Dead at 94

With her syndicated column appearing in over 70 newspapers, Liz Smith covered the glitterati with a sharp sense of humor and a cutting wit since 1976 when she began her career with the New York Daily News. Smith died today of natural causes.

Beverly Hills News – Emmy-Winning Actor Robert Guillaume Dead, at 89

Robert Guillaume, who rose to fame portraying sharp- witted butler Benson DuBois on the 1970s sitcom "Soap" and again in the spinoff "Benson," died Tuesday at his Los Angeles home at age 89.

Man Killed Falling or Leaping from Helicopter in Malibu

A man died Saturday after apparently jumping from a private helicopter in the waters off Malibu.

Legendary Actor Martin Landau Dead At 89

Celebrated actor Martin Landau, an Oscar winner and longtime television star, has died, his publicist announced Sunday.

James Bond Star Roger Moore Dead At 89

British actor Roger Moore, who played James Bond over two decades with a suave wit, died Tuesday aged 89, drawing tributes for his portrayal of the womanising superspy and his charity work.

Funeral Services Pending For Local Philanthropist Marion Anderson

Funeral services were pending Tuesday for businesswoman and philanthropist Marion Anderson, who along with her late husband donated millions of dollars to UCLA's management school and Children's Hospital Los Angeles.

Body Found on Mt. Baldy Confirmed as Famed Hiker

Authorities Wednesday confirmed that a body found on the north side of Mount Baldy was that of famed hiker Suek "Sam" Kim, who had scaled the mountain nearly 800 times.

Realtor Harold Lazner Dies At Age 90

Lazner and his wife Doris operated Lazner Realty Company in Beverly Hills for 35 years.

Beverly Hills’ Anne Cole, Icon Of The Fashion Swimwear Industry, Dies At Age 90

The fourth generation Californian was born into a family that manufactured apparel. In the 1920’s her father Fred Cole founded Cole of California, makers of swimsuits worn and endorsed by Hollywood stars such as Esther Williams.

Funeral Services Tomorrow For Actress Sandra Giles

The Hollywood glamour girl from the 1950s through the ’70s died on Christmas Day at age 84.  
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