Deaths in Film & Television in May 2008

  • May 2 Beverlee McKinsey, American actress (b. 1940)
  • May 10 Jessie Jacobs, Australian Actress (b. 1990)
  • May 15 Alexander Courage, composer of original Star Trek theme (b. 1919)
  • May 24 Dick Martin American comedian (b. 1922)

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May 26 Sydney Pollack, American actor, director, producer, and screenwriter (Out of Africa, Tootsie) dies at 73

Film Director, Producer and Actor Sydney Pollack
Film Director, Producer and Actor
Sydney Pollack
  • May 28 Robert Justman, American television producer (b. 1926)
  • May 29 Harvey Korman, American actor (Carol Burnett Show, Blazing Saddles), dies at 81