Emile Degelin was born on July 16, 1926 and died on May 20, 2017. He was a Belgian film director and novelist. Degelin was the director of If the Wind Frightens You. Degelin’s 1963 film Life and Death in Flanders was entered into the 13th Berlin International Film Festival. Degelin’s 1969 film Palaver was entered ..
Daniele Piombi was born on July 14, 1933, in San Pietro in Casale and died on May 18, 2017. He was a television and radio presenter and television writer. Throughout his career Piombi has hosted several musical events, including three editions of the Sanremo Music Festival, three editions of Cantagiro, one edition of Un disco ..
Roger Eugene Ailes was born on May 15, 1940, and died on May 18, 2017. Hewas an American media consultant and television executive. He was the founder and former Chairman and CEO of Fox News and the Fox Television Stations Group, from which he resigned in July 2016 following allegations that he sexually harassed female ..
Edwin Sherin was born on January 15, 1930, in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, and died on May 4, 2017, in Lockeport, Nova Scotia. He was an American theatre and television director and producer. Jane Alexander was his wife is actress and his stepson is the similarly dubbed Jace Alexander, with whom he has work together on the ..
Michael Gurr was born on October 29, 1961, and died on May 2, 2017. He was an Australian playwright, author, speech writer, and screenwriter. He was a student at the National Theatre Drama School (NTDS) in St Kilda, Victoria. At that time he wrote a number of short plays which were sent to Ray Lawler, ..
Pierre Gaspard-Huit was born on November 29, 1917, and died on May 1, 2017. He was a French film director and screenwriter. Gaspard-Huit was the director of the 1963 film Shéhérazade, which starred Anna Karina. Gaspard-Huit was once married to actress Claudine Auger when she was 18, and he was 43 years old. The actress ..
Jean Périmony was born on March 2, 1931, in Dole, Jura and died on April 9, 2017. He was a French comedian, educator, theater director, and costume designer. He opened his own drama school in September 1960 and taught at the Conservatory of Orléans from 1983 through 1986. Jean was served in the House of ..
Pere Tàpias was born on May 19, 1946, and died on April 22, 2017. He was a singer and a food writer in Catalonia, Spain. Pere resided in Vilanova i la Geltrú at the time of his death in April 2017. Tàpias was the host of the Catalunya Ràdio program, Tàpies Variades. Tàpias was the ..
Lee Chi-chun was born on March 21, 1943, in Keelung and died on April 22, 2017. He was a Taiwanese radio presenter. His career in radio journalism was interrupted by compulsory military service. Chi-chun started working for the Broadcasting Corporation of China in 1968. He was reknown for his deep voice and longtime association with ..
Robert Jonathan Demme was born on February 22, 1944, in Baldwin, Nassau County, New York and died on April 26, 2017. He was an American filmmaker, producer, and screenwriter. He became famous in the 1980s with his comedy films Melvin and Howard (1980), Swing Shift (1984), Something Wild (1986) and Married to the Mob (1988). ..