Obituaries

Obituaries

Marcia Nasatir, Pioneering Studio Executive, Dies at 95

Marcia Nasatir, Pioneering Studio Executive, Dies at 95

8/3/2021 8:37:00 PM

Marcia Nasatir, Pioneering Studio Executive, Dies at 95

The industry's first female production vp, she worked on such films as 'Rocky,' 'Coming Home' and 'The Big Chill.'

Semple. and director Sydney Pollack when she was asked by United Artists seniorvpproduction MikeMedavoyto join the studio as a story editor. She said she would, but only if I could be a vice president. Read more: Hollywood Reporter »

Gavin Newsom holds onto his job as California governor, CNN projects

California's Democratic Gov. Gavin Newsom has defeated the effort to remove him from office, according to a projection from the CNN Decision Desk, capping off a recall effort that was born in partisan anger over his pandemic response but ended with a vote of confidence in his strategy to combat it.

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Anna Lillian Iverson, Priscilla Presley's Mom, Dies at Age 95This comes one year after the tragic death of Benjamin Keough, Riley's brother and Priscilla's grandson. My most sincere condolences to her and her family. So sorry 😞 Rest in peace ! 🙏

Anna Gross, Producer and Film Executive, Dies at 68She worked with Dino De Laurentiis, Sydney Pollack, Bernd Eichinger and Vittorio Cecchi Gori on films including 'Three Days of the Condor,' 'The Electric Horseman,' 'The NeverEnding Story' and 'Mediterraneo.'

Anna Gross Dies: Film Executive Behind ‘Tootsie’, ‘The NeverEnding Story’ And More Was 68Anna Gross, the film executive behind such acclaimed titles as Tootsie and The NeverEnding Story, died on July 23 at her home in Twentynine Palms, CA, following a long battle with cancer. She was 6… How sad. May she RIP.

Transgender weightlifter Hubbard makes history at OlympicsEven without completing a lift, she was a pioneer for transgender athletes. Interesting…. They have a transgender competition at the Olympics? He/She went against whom? Women or Men? He didn’t get very far! Go real girls!!!!!

Charles Connor, Drummer for Little Richard and Sam Cooke, Dead at 86Pioneering rock drummer Charles Connor — who played with Little Richard, James Brown, and Sam Cooke in the Fifties — had died at age 86. Just heard on NPR how John Bonham from Led Zeppelin totally lifted Connor’s intro on “Rock and Roll”. Connor will be missed.

Hollywood’s Sunset Studios Heading to U.K. With $1 Billion Facility InvestmentSunset Studios, the Hollywood studio facility that set the stage (literally) for hits such as “La La Land” and “When Harry Met Sally,” is headed to Hertfordshire in the U.K.… TREAT YOURSELF TO A MAJOR FOODGASM WITH THIS SENSUAL CHOCOLATE DESSERT! Click the LINK BELOW for full recipe YouTuber SmallYouTuber YouTube foodgasm foodie This is great news for Hertfordshire & the UK, add into this mix is another new construction project granted July 2020, for Sky, NBCUniversal and Legal & General. Daily_Express SkyNews DailyMailUK TheSun