Deaths in Film & Television in December 2001

  • Dec 1 Ellis R Dungan, American born Indian film director (b. 1909)
  • Dec 10 Ashok Kumar, Indian actor (b. 1911)
  • Dec 12 Jean Richard, French actor (b. 1921)
  • Dec 15 Russ Haas, American professional wrestler (b. 1974)
  • Dec 20 Foster Brooks, American actor and comedian (b. 1912)
  • Dec 26 Nigel Hawthorne, English actor (b. 1929)
  • Dec 31 Eileen Heckart, American actress (b. 1919)