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  • The Review: Ray's and Stark Bar at LACMA

    The Review: Ray's and Stark Bar at LACMA
    Restaurants with a view usually come in two varieties: landscape or cityscape. The new Ray's and Stark Bar at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art have a view. But it's not the ocean or the city lights spread on a starry carpet below. Instead, the new...
  • PASSINGS: Joe Clarke, Ronald Searle

    PASSINGS: Joe Clarke, Ronald Searle
    Joe Clarke Youth basketball icon in Los Angeles Joe Clarke, 75, a youth basketball icon in Los Angeles for nearly 40 years who founded the Watts Magicians travel team and helped dozens of boys and girls try to reach their basketball dreams on and off...
  • Robert Sklar dies at 74; historian broke new ground in study of American film

    Robert Sklar dies at 74; historian broke new ground in study of American film
    Robert Sklar, a film scholar known for bringing the insights of the social historian to understanding the history of American film, has died. He was 74. Sklar, who also was one of the original Rotisserie League fantasy baseball "owners" in the 1980s,...
  • Ilene Woods dies at 81; voice of Disney's Cinderella

    Ilene Woods dies at 81; voice of Disney's Cinderella
    Ilene Woods, who provided the speaking and singing voice for the title character in Walt Disney's classic 1950 animated feature " Cinderella," has died. She was 81. Woods, a Calabasas resident, died of causes related to Alzheimer's disease Thursday at...
  • Lorin Levee dies at 61; principal clarinetist with the L.A. Philharmonic

    Lorin Levee dies at 61; principal clarinetist with the L.A. Philharmonic
    Lorin Levee, 61, principal clarinetist with the Los Angeles Philharmonic since 1981, died Wednesday in Los Angeles, a Philharmonic spokeswoman said. He had a blood disorder. Levee's last concert was Jan. 8 at Walt Disney Concert Hall, a program of...
  • Harrison 'Buzz' Price dies at 89; engineer advised Disney on Magic Kingdom locations

    Harrison 'Buzz' Price dies at 89; engineer advised Disney on Magic Kingdom locations
    Harrison "Buzz" Price, an engineer turned theme-park strategist whose research led Walt Disney to place Magic Kingdoms in Anaheim and Orlando, has died. He was 89. Price died Sunday of chronic anemia at Mt. San Antonio Gardens' hospice in Pomona, his...
  • Bill Littlejohn dies at 96; animation artist

    Bill Littlejohn dies at 96; animation artist
    Bill Littlejohn, an animator whose work ranged from MGM's "Tom and Jerry" shorts and the independent films of John and Faith Hubley to the popular "Peanuts" specials, died Friday night of natural causes at his home in Malibu. He was 96. Born in Newark,...
  • Joseph Farrell dies at 76; introduced market testing to Hollywood

    Joseph Farrell dies at 76; introduced market testing to Hollywood
    As founder, chairman and chief executive of National Research Group Inc. from 1978 to 2003, movie market researcher Joseph Farrell introduced the concept of market testing to Hollywood, originating now-standard industry practices such as audience tracking...
  • Robert B. Radnitz dies at 85; Hollywood producer of distinguished family films

    Robert B. Radnitz dies at 85; Hollywood producer of distinguished family films
    Robert B. Radnitz, an English teacher turned movie producer who made some of Hollywood's more distinguished family fare, including "Sounder" and "Island of the Blue Dolphins," has died. He was 85. Radnitz died Sunday at his Malibu home from complications...
  • Dick Tufeld dies at 85; actor who intoned 'Danger, Will Robinson!'

    Dick Tufeld dies at 85; actor who intoned 'Danger, Will Robinson!'
    Dick Tufeld, a longtime radio and TV announcer who intoned "Danger, Will Robinson!" as the voice of the Robot in the 1960s science-fiction TV series "Lost in Space," has died. He was 85. Tufeld died Sunday at his home in Studio City while watching the...
  • PASSINGS: Patricia A. Disney, Warren Lockhart, Charla Krupp, King Stitt, Joaquin Martinez

    PASSINGS: Patricia A. Disney, Warren Lockhart, Charla Krupp, King Stitt, Joaquin Martinez
    Patricia A. Disney Philanthropist, ex-wife of Walt Disney's nephew Roy Patricia A. Disney, 77, who grew up as a neighbor of Roy E. Disney in Toluca Lake and was married to him for more than 50 years, died Friday of Alzheimer's disease, her family...