Actor

In this file photo dated Sunday Aug. 30, 2009, actor and comedian Orson Bean and Alley Mills arrive at the Daytime Emmy Awards in Los Angeles.
Matt Sayles/AP Photo, File
AP News
February 08, 2020 - 2:38 pm
Orson Bean, the witty actor and comedian who enlivened the game show "To Tell the Truth" and played a crotchety merchant on "Dr. Quinn, Medicine Woman," was hit and killed by a car in Los Angeles, authorities said. He was 91. Read more here.
Read More
This Aug. 9, 1962 file photo shows actor Kirk Douglas in New York. Douglas died Wednesday, Feb. 5, 2020 at age 103.
DAB/AP Photo, file
AP News
February 05, 2020 - 7:01 pm
Kirk Douglas, the muscular actor with the dimpled chin who starred in "Spartacus," "Lust for Life" and dozens of other films and helped fatally weaken the Hollywood blacklist, has died at 103, People magazine reported Wednesday. Read more here.
Read More
In this file photo, Robert Forster arrives at the LA premiere of "Olympus Has Fallen" at the ArcLight Theatre in Los Angeles.
Jordan Strauss/Invision via AP, File
AP News
October 12, 2019 - 8:59 am
Robert Forster, the handsome and omnipresent character actor who got a career resurgence and Oscar nomination for playing bail bondsman Max Cherry in "Jackie Brown," died Friday. He was 78.
Read More
One of Hollywood's best-known villains, Danny Trejo, came to the rescue of a baby that was trapped in an overturned vehicle in Los Angeles.
Rich Polk/Getty Images
August 08, 2019 - 6:52 am
By Amanda Jackson and Braden Walker, CNN (CNN) -- One of Hollywood's best-known villains, Danny Trejo, came to the rescue of a baby that was trapped in an overturned vehicle in Los Angeles. It wasn't a stunt for an upcoming movie. It happened in real life on Wednesday. The actor jumped into action...
Read More
Actor Luke Perry was laid to rest in Tennessee earlier this week, according to a death certificate obtained by CNN.
Valery Hache/Getty Images via CNN
March 13, 2019 - 9:44 pm
By Sandra Gonzalez, CNN (CNN) -- Actor Luke Perry was laid to rest in Tennessee earlier this week, according to a death certificate obtained by CNN. The "Beverly Hills 90210" star died on March 4 at a hospital in Burbank, California, days after suffering a massive stroke. Officially, Perry's death...
Read More
FILE - In this May 20, 2016 file photo, actor and singer Jussie Smollett attends the "Empire" FYC Event in Los Angeles.
Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP, File
February 18, 2019 - 3:35 pm
CHICAGO (AP) — Attorneys for "Empire" actor Jussie Smollett say there are no plans for him to meet with Chicago detectives Monday for a follow-up interview about his reported assault. Anne Kavanagh is a spokeswoman for Smollett's lawyers. She says in an emailed statement that his lawyers "will keep...
Read More
Albert Finney has died at the age of 82 after a short illness
PA Images/Sipa USA
February 08, 2019 - 10:22 am
(CNN) -- Albert Finney, the Oscar-nominated British actor best known for his roles in "Annie," "Erin Brockovich" and "Tom Jones," has died after a short illness, according to representatives of his family. "Albert Finney, aged 82, passed away peacefully after a short illness with those closest to...
Read More