Deaths in Film & Television in January 2009

  • Jan 2 Jett Travolta, son of actors John Travolta and Kelly Preston, dies of a seizure at 16
  • Jan 3 Pat Hingle, American actor (b. 1924)
  • Jan 5 Ned Tanen, American movie executive (b. 1931)
  • Jan 12 Claude Berri, French movie director (b. 1934)
  • Jan 13 Patrick McGoohan, American actor (b. 1928)
  • Jan 14 Ricardo Montalbán, Mexican actor (How the West Was Won), dies of congestive heart failure at 88
  • Jan 16 John Mortimer, British barrister, screenwriter and author. (b. 1923)
  • Jan 18 Tony Hart, British artist and TV presenter (b. 1925)
  • Jan 18 Bob May, American actor (b. 1939)
  • Jan 25 Kim Manners, American television producer and director (b. 1951)
  • Jan 31 Nagesh, Indian comedian actor in Kollywood (b. 1933)