Deaths in Film & TV on March 19

  • 1974 Edward Platt, actor (Chief-Get Smart), dies at 58
  • 1976 Albert Dieudonné, French actor and novelist (Backbiters, Napoleon), dies at 86
  • 1979 Albert "Al" Hodge, American actor (Captain Video, Green Hornet), dies at 65
  • 1979 Richard Beckinsale, actor (Doing Time, Porridge, Lovers), dies at 31
  • 1987 Emile Meyer, actor (Young Jesse James, Lineup), dies
  • 1991 Sunday Wilshin, actor (Murder by Rope), dies at 86
  • 1992 Cesare Danova, Italian-American actor (Tentacles, Viva Las Vegas, Garrison's Gorillas), dies of a heart attack at 66
  • 2003 Émile Genest, French-Canadian actor (The Man from U.N.C.L.E., Les Plouffe), dies at 81
  • 2007 Calvert DeForest, American comedian (Larry "Bud" Melman), dies at 85
  • 2008 Raghuvaran, Tamil, Telugu and Malayalam actor (b. 1948)

Person of interestPaul Scofield

2008 Paul Scofield, English actor (A Man for All Seasons and Quiz Show), dies from leukemia at 86

  • 2012 Israel "Ulu" Grosbard, Belgian-born American actor and director (Straight Time, Georgia, Falling in Love), dies at 83
  • 2013 Harry Reems, American actor, dies from pancreatic cancer at 65