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2 items from 2009

Veterans of Cancelled TV Shows That We Lost in May 2009

7 June 2009 5:02 PM, PDT | | See recent TVSeriesFinale news »

Some more talented individuals left us this month. It's amazing how so many people have contributed so much to the medium of television.

Some of the losses this month include Dom DeLuise (The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson, The New Candid Camera), Linda Dangcil (Dynasty, Quincy M.E., 3rd Rock From The Sun, and The Flying Nun), Frank Aletter (M*A*S*H, All In The Family, Dallas, Kojak, and Murder, She Wrote), Wayne Allwine (movies Splash, Three Men And A Baby, and Star Trek V: The Final Frontier and as the voice of Mickey Mouse), Michael Ross (All In The Family, The Jeffersons, and Three's Company), and veteran news producer Jack Reilly (The Mike Douglas Show, David Frost Show, Good Morning America, and Entertainment Tonight).

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Comedic actor Dom DeLuise passed away in his sleep on May 4th in Southern California. He was 75 years old. DeLuise was »


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TV Star Aletter Loses Cancer Battle

15 May 2009 6:30 PM, PDT | WENN | See recent WENN news »

Sixties sitcom star Frank Aletter has died at his home in Tarzana, California.

The veteran character actor, who starred in U.S. TV hits Bringing Up Buddy and It’s About Time was 83.

Aletter also made his name as a Broadway actor in the 1950s and appeared in the movies Tora! Tora! Tora! and Mr. Roberts.

He also made guest appearances in TV shows Perry Mason, M*A*S*H, Dallas, Kojak and Murder, She Wrote.

Aletter was once married to actress and former Miss America Lee Meriwether.

He lost his battle with cancer on Wednesday. »

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