R.I.P. Deborah Watling

The actress Deborah Watling has died, she was 69.
While best known for her role on Doctor Who, she was also in several other tv shows, including The Invisible Man tv show. She was also active in theater productions.

While not many of the episodes of her appearances on Doctor Who remain, she will forever be remembered for her role as Victoria Waterfield in Doctor Who,

Deborah Watling, you will be missed.

R.I.P Adam West

The talented actor Adam West has died, he was 88.

 

While best remembered for his role of Batman in the 1960s tv show Batman, he starred in several movies and other tv shows during his career.

 He appeared in a number of westerns, playing some historic characters, including Doc Holiday and Wild Bill Hicock. He was also in a number of crime dramas and even appeared in Perry Mason.

 His movie roles were just as varied, from sci-fi movies like Robinson Crusoe on Mars, to working with the Three Stooges in The Outlaws are Coming.

 After his time in the bat cave, he remained popular even though he struggled with typecasting.

 He continued to act in both movies and movies v shows and also did voice over work on numerous animated shows and movies.

 

 Fair well, Adam West, you will be missed.

R.I.P Robert Osborne

Robert Osborne has died,, he was 84.

 While best known for introducing movies on TCM, he was also a well known film critic, he was also involved in many different parts of the film industry, from writing books about the golden age of movies to even acting in the pilot episode of The Beverly Hillbillies.

 Robert Osborne will be missed.

R.I.P. John Hurt

The talented actor John Hurt has died, he was 77. 

 A very versatile actor, he was in many sci-if and fantasy films and tv shows.

While well known for his role in the movie Alien, his best works (in my opinion) were more recent as the War Doctor in the 50th anniversary special of Doctor Who in 2013, along with being the voice of the dragon in the BBC show Merlin.

 Fair well, John Hurt, you’ll be missed.

R.I.P. Barbara Hale

The talented but relatively little known actress Barbara Hale has died, she was 94. 

While best known for playing the role of Della Street on TVs Perry Mason, she also started in many movies, working along side such Hollywood greats as James Stewart, James Cagney, Joel McCrea, Fred MacMurray and others.

 While she never had another role to match her Perry Mason character, she guest stared in many other tv show. 

 Unlike many actors and actresses, she didn’t despise the role that made her famous, instead embracing it and reprising her role in the many Perry Mason TV movies.

 Goodbye, Barbara Hale, you’ll be missed.

R.I.P. Mary Tyler Moore 

The talented actress Mary Tyler Moore  died at age 80.

 While known for the show baring here name, she also appeared in the Dick Van Dyke show. She also appeared in many other shows, movies and on Broadway.

 She appeared in movies with other famous people, such as Julie Andrews and Elvis Presley. She was very good at comedy and drama both.

 Goodbye, Mary Tyler Moore , you’ll be remembered.

R.I.P Debbie Reynolds 

The great actress Debbie Reynolds has died, she was one of the last great actresses from the golden age of movies.

 She will always be remembered for such great movies as Singing in the Rain, Bundle of Joy and many others. 

She had a long career with many movies, both well received and not very memorable movies.

Good bye, Debbie Reynolds, you will be missed, but you’ll never be forgotten.

R.I.P. Noreen Corcoran

The talented, but unfortunately little remembered, actress Noreen Corcoran has died.

 While not well remembered today, she was quite well known in the 1950s and 1960s. Her most remembered role was in’Bachelor Father’.

She also had parts in a few movies in the early 1950s, with ‘Wait ’till the Sun Shines, Nellie’ being the most notable.

 After Bachelor Father ended, she was in episodes of ‘The Big Valley’, ‘Gunsmoke’ and several others. She was also in another few movies before she decided to leave her acting career behind and focus on a career behind the scenes in theatre and dance.
Fair well, Noreen Corcoran, you’ll be missed.