RIP Kenny Baker - 1934-2016

By Adam Pawlus — Saturday, August 13, 2016

Kenny Baker, best known for being R2-D2 in Star Wars as well as additional roles in the saga, died this week.  He was 83.  The Guardian has an obituary.


Actor Ian Abercrombie Dead at 77

By Adam Pawlus — Sunday, January 29, 2012

Best known to American audiences as Elaine's boss Mr. Pitt on the long-running sitcom Seinfeld, English actor Ian Abercrombie was reported dead today at 77.