Deaths in Film & Television in August 2016

  • Aug 2 David Huddleston, American actor (The Big Lebowski), dies at 85
  • Aug 13 Kenny Baker, English actor (R2D2-Star Wars), dies at 81
  • Aug 14 Fyvush Finkel, American Jewish actor (Middle Ages, Picket Fences), dies at 93
  • Aug 19 Jack Riley, American actor (The Bob Newhart Show), dies at 80
  • Aug 20 Brian Rix [Lord Rix], English actor, dies at 92
  • Aug 23 Steven Hill, American actor (Mission Impossible, Law & Order), dies at 94
  • Aug 25 Marvin Kaplan, American actor (Top Cat, Henry-Alice), dies at 89

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Aug 29 Gene Wilder [Jerome Silberman], American actor (Blazing Saddles, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory), dies at 83