It was one other Year of Covid in 2021, and the unhappiness prolonged to many beloved and groundbreaking individuals within the present enterprise and media worlds who died throughout the previous 12 months.
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The appearing world misplaced such giants as Ed Asner, Cicely Tyson, Charles Grodin, Jessica Walter, Christopher Plummer, Michael Ok. Williams, Hal Holbrook, George Segal, Yaphet Kotto, Jane Powell and Ned Beatty.
We additionally pay tribute to filmmakers together with Melvin Van Peebles, Jean-Marc Vallée, Bertrand Travernier, Richard Donner, Michael Apted and Roger Michell.
The government and producing worlds misplaced the likes of Jamie Tarses, Chuck Fries and public tv’s Pete Noyes and Bill Kobin.
Musicians who left us this previous 12 months embrace Rolling Stones drummer Charlie Watts, Don Everly, Vicente Fernandez, DMX, Chick Corea, Biz Markie, B.J. Thomas, the Monkees’ Mike Nesmith, the Supremes’ Mary Wilson, ZZ Top’s Dusty Hill and the Moody Blues’ Graeme Edge.
We additionally mourn such massive names as Stephen Sondheim, Larry King, Anne Rice, Rush Limbaugh, Ruthie Thompson, Norm Macdonald, Joan Didion, Phil Spector, Ron Popeil, Larry Flynt and sports activities legends Henry Aaron, John Madden, Elgin Baylor, Tommy Lasorda, Bobby and Al Unser Jr. and Marvin Hagler.
And everybody within the present enterprise neighborhood bows their head to the reminiscence of Halyna Hutchins, the cinematographer who was killed on the set of Rust in October.
A toast to all the legends and behind-the-scenes individuals who handed in 2021.