Another small screen legend has passed on, leaving behind a legacy filled with laughs and memorable performances. TV legend Alan Sues has died at the age of 85.
It's a sad day indeed as we are truly sorry to have to report that the great British director Ken Russell is no longer with us. Read on for all the details about the man's legacy, life, and death.
Really sad news coming in today for fans of music and mayhem - guitarist Cory Smoot, better known as Flattus Maximus in the genre favorite band GWAR, has passed on.
Sad and somewhat shocking news coming in this morning regarding genre favorite David Hess. Apparently the film community has lost another one of its own. Read on for details, which unfortunately are on the scant side at the moment.
Sadly, we've lost another big screen and small screen legend today, a character actor who's embodied everything from good to evil ... one of the greats. Charles Napier.
The movie and television worlds have lost yet another icon today as the great Cliff Robertson has passed away at the ripe old age of eighty-eight.
Ten years ago true horror reared its head and thousands were lost. Thousands more were left in mourning. Thousands still are out there fighting for what we love and what we have lost. At this time we here at Dread Central would like to take a moment to reflect on and honor the memories of our friends and family who were lost to us a decade ago. You'll always be close to our hearts.
His name may not ring a bell at first, but chances are you're quite familiar with the work of character actor Roberts Blossom. Sadly, Mr. Blossom passed away last Friday in Santa Monica, California, at the age of 87. The New York Times posted quite a nice tribute to the quirky actor, excerpts of which follow:
Another Hollywood legend has left us behind to pursue, we're sure, much better things on the other side. Still, we're sad to see him go, but wow, does he have a legacy to share.
He may have been known to the masses as Marshal Matt Dillon from "Gunsmoke", but to horror fans he'll always be "The Thing from Another World". Sadly, the world lost another legend today as James Arness has passed away at the ripe old age of 88.
And the Hollywood death toll continues to mount its way throughout the year 2011 as yet another golden age actress has been taken from us, leaving behind one hell of a horror memory!
Today we've lost a true icon. The great Jackie Cooper, whom you should instantly recognize, has passed away at the age of 88. Though he only dabbled in our genre a few times, we'd be remiss not to honor this legend.
Another film treasure has set out into the great beyond, and while you may not know his name you assuredly know his work. Sadly, classic film actor William Campbell passed away April 28th at the age of 84.
Another star from Hollywood's heyday has passed on, albeit in a very curious fashion. Attack of the 50 Foot Woman co-star Yvette Vickers was found dead in her home under some really odd and extremely sad circumstances.
Actor Michael Sarrazin, whose roles in the genre have ranged from The Creature in the 1973 TV movie "Frankenstein: The True Story" to a small supporting part in FeardotCom, has passed away in Montreal after a brief battle with cancer. He was 70.