Gilbert Gottfried, actor and comedian died today after a long illness, his family announced on Twitter. He was 67.
Louis Anderson comedian, author, game show host and actor known for Coming to America has died. He was 68.
Meat Loaf, singer known for his best-selling album “Bat Out of Hell” and actor in The Rocky Horror Picture Show, Stage Fright has died at 74.
Finnish documentary filmmaker Jarmo Jääskeläinen died on January 2, 2022. He was 84 years old.
Cameron Bailey has been named CEO of Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF).
“Lily Tomlin and Angela Bassett are titanic artistic voices in a world that needs them now more than ever,” said Bob Gazzale, AFI President and CEO.
AFI announced the new dates for Julie Andrews’ AFI Life Achievement Award Gala Tribute.
Olympia Dukakis, winner of the Academy Award and Golden Globe for her performance in Moonstruck died today in New York City. She was 89.
Michael Apted, the British filmmaker known for directing the Up series, along with Coal Miner’s Daughter, Nell, and the James Bond film The World Is Not Enough, has died at the age of 79.
Fashion designer Pierre Cardin, profiled in the 2019 documentary House of Cardin, died on Tuesday, just outside Paris. He was 98.
Tyler Perry will be honored with “The People’s Champion of 2020” award at the “E! People’s Choice Awards.”
Helen Reddy, Australian-born singer known for her hit song “I Am Woman” and the subject of the biopic of the same title, died on Tuesday in Los Angeles.