Deaths in Film & Television in August 2015

  • Aug 2 Cilla Black, English pop singer and TV host (Blind Date), dies at 72
  • Aug 3 Coleen Gray, American Actress (The Killing), dies at 92
  • Aug 5 George Cole, English actor (Minder), dies at 90
  • Aug 9 Frank Gifford, American NFL player and broadcaster, dies at 84
  • Aug 17 Yvonne Craig, American actress (Batgirl), dies at 78
  • Aug 18 Bud Yorkin, American producer and director (All in the Family, 1959, 1960 Emmy), dies at 89
  • Aug 20 Melody Patterson, American actress (F Troop) dies at 66
  • Aug 21 Anna Kashfi [Joan O'Callaghan], Welsh actress and 1st wife of Marlon Barando, dies at 80
  • Aug 23 Jean Darling, American child actress (Our Gang), dies at 93
  • Aug 26 P J [Patrick Joeseph] Kavanagh, English poet, actor and journalist (The Perfect Stranger), dies at 84
  • Aug 30 Wes Craven, American filmmaker (A Nightmare on Elm Street, Scream), dies at 76