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Hogan's Heroes Star Cynthia Lynn Dies at 76

Werner Klemperer, Cynthia Lynn, John Banner

Hogan's Heroes star Cynthia Lynn died Monday at the age of 76, according to her daughter Lisa Brando. Lynn died from multiple organ failure surrounded by friends and family.

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James Franco Defends Shia LaBeouf's Behavior As "Performance Art"

James Franco, Shia LaBeouf

Could Shia LaBeouf's recent bizarre behavior — including plagiarizing a short filmheadbutting a man in a bar and wearing a paper bag over his head on a red carpet — all be part of a performance art piece? That's the question James Franco poses in an opinion piece from Wednesday's New York Times

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Oscar-Winning Actor Maximilian Schell Dies at 83

Maximilian Schell

Maximilian Schell, the Austrian actor who won an Oscar for playing a defense attorney in Judgment at Nuremberg, died overnight at a hospital in Innsbruck, Austria following a sudden and serious illness, The Associated Press reports. He was 83.

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The Big Sleep Filmmaker, Restaurant Critic Michael Winner Dies at 77

Michael Winner

British filmmaker and restaurant critic Michael Winner died Monday at his home in London after an illness. He was 77.

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Bring On Bruce Lee! The Stars of Spartacus Pick Their Weapons and Wingmen

Liam McIntyre, Lucy Lawless, Dustin Clare

All men face the threat of death, but the Spartacus: Vengeance cast has faced it on a regular basis through their characters on the show.

From Game of Thrones to Spartacus: TV's unsexiest sex scenes

Going into the epic finale Friday (10/9c, Starz), we asked the actors to reflect on what it must have been like to be placed in Spartacus' sandals and had them weigh in on two very important subjects:

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Report: Russell Crowe Eyeing Superman Role

Russell Crowe

Russell Crowe is looking to join Zach Snyder's cinematic Superman reboot, Man of Steel, reports Variety's Showblitz blog reports.

The Oscar-winning actor would play Superman's biological father Jor-El, the role immortalized by Marlon Brando in the 1978 film Superman.

Henry Cavill is engaged

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Walter Seltzer, Veteran Hollywood Producer, Dies at 96

Walter Seltzer, a Hollywood press agent turned producer, died at the Motion Picture and Television Fund's retirement home, according to The Hollywood Reporter. He was 96.

Born in Philadelphia, Seltzer moved to Hollywood in 1935, where he got a job with Fox West Coast Theatres. He quickly moved into publicity at MGM, working on films starring Joan Crawford, Greta Garbo and Clark Gable.

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Last Tango in Paris Actress Maria Schneider Dies at 58

Maria Schneider

Maria Schneider, who shot to international fame with Bernardo Bertolucci's 1972 film Last Tango in Paris, has died after a long bout with cancer, her family told AFP. She was 58.

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Arthur Penn, Director of Bonnie and Clyde, Dies at 88

Arthur Penn

Arthur Penn, the stage and film director whose iconic Bonnie and Clyde ushered in the post-classical age of Hollywood, has died. He was 88.

Penn died Tuesday — the day after his 88th birthday — his friend and accountant, Evan Bell, told The New York Times. Bell said Penn had been sick for a year, but did not disclose the cause of death.

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A Philadelphia native and brother of the late still photographer Irving Penn, Penn first made his name directing television dramas and Broadway plays in the 1950s and '60s. He earned Tony nominations for his stage productions of Two for the Seesaw, The Miracle Worker and All the Way Home, winning for The Miracle Worker. Star Anne Bancroft also won a Tony.

Penn first directed ...
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Longtime Film Star Jean Simmons Dead at 80

Jean Simmons

Jean Simmons, whose film career spanned from 1944 to 2008, died Friday after battling lung cancer, the Los Angeles Times reported. She was 80.

Originally from London, Simmons shared the screen with many of Hollywood's leading men, including... read more

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