Bob Iger Stepping Down as Disney CEO

CNBC is reporting that Bob Iger is stepping down as #Disney CEO effective immediately. The man responsible for purchasing #StarWars and #LucasFilm from George Lucas in 2012, Iger will become executive chairman. Bob Chapek, who most recently served as chairman of Disney parks, experiences and products, will assume the role of CEO.

Bob Iger

Bob Iger

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RIP Raphael Coleman

#RIP: the young British actor Raphael Coleman, a.k.a., Iggy Fox, died at the age of 25 on Feb. 7, 2020. His death was reported yesterday. He had played Eric Brown in #NannyMcPhee, Ronnie Tyler in #TheFourthKind, & more. While the cause of death has not been released, he reportedly collapsed while on a trip. Raphael had left acting to become a zoologist and an advocate for wildlife preservation & climate change awareness.

Our condolences to his family, friends and fans. May he rest in peace.

Raphael Coleman

Raphael Coleman (1994-2020)

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RIP Robert Conrad

#RIP: actor Robert Conrad has died at the age of 84 on Feb. 8, 2020. He played Jim West in #TheWildWildWest, & more, including playing Maj. Greg ‘Pappy’ Boyington in the World War 2-based action-adventure-drama TV series #BlackSheepSquadron.

Our condolences to his family, friends and fans. May he rest in peace.

Robert Conrad

Robert Conrad (1935-2020)

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RIP Kevin Conway

#RIP: actor Kevin Conway has died at the age of 77 on Feb. 5, 2020. He played Kahless in “#StarTrek: #TNG”, Donavon Stamp in #LifeOnMars, operative at warehouse in #DarkAngel, the control voice in #TheOuterLimits, & more.

Our condolences to his family, friends and fans. May he rest in peace.

Kevin Conway

Kevin Conway (1942-2020)

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RIP Kirk Douglas

#RIP: we are very saddened to report that legendary Hollywood actor Kirk Douglas has died at the age of 103. He played Ned Land in #20000LeaguesUnderTheSea, Denton in #TheLightAtTheEdgeOfTheWorld, Adam in #Saturn3, Capt. Matthew Leland in #TheFinalCountdown, General Kalthrob in #TalesFromTheCrypt, Ross Burger in #TouchedByAnAngel, & more, including playing Spartacus in the classic 1960 drama #Spartacus. He was awarded an honorary Oscar in 1996, and was nominated 3 times for Best Actor for his roles in #Champion (1949), #TheBadAndTheBeautiful (1952) & #LustForLife (1956). He was a true Hollywood icon.

Our sincerest condolences to his family, friends and fans. May he rest in peace.

Kirk Douglas

Kirk Douglas (1916-2020)

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RIP Alan Harris

#RIP: actor & miscellaneous crew member Alan Harris died on Jan. 31, 2020 at the age of 81. He played Leia’s Rebel Escort in “#StarWars IV: #ANewHope”, Bossk / Bespin Security Guard / stand-in for C-3PO for Anthony Daniels in “Star Wars V: #TheEmpireStrikesBack”, Stormtrooper / stand-in for C-3PO for Anthony Daniels in “Star Wars VI: #ReturnOfTheJedi”, double for actor Terrence stamp as Chancellor Finis Valorum in “Star Wars I: #ThePhantomMenace”; Vervoid / Sevateem Council Member in #DoctorWho; Main Mission Operative / Alphan / Entran Prisoner / Patient in #Space1999; Skydiver Engineer / Interceptor Pilot in #GerryAnderson’s #UFO; man in street in #Scrooge; prison guard in #AClockworkOrange; photographer in #JourneyToTheFarSideOfTheSun; Doctor / Hotel Porter / Journalist / Man at Party in #TheAvengers (TV series); an uncredited stand-in for Peter Hinwood in #RockyHorrorPictureShow; stand-in in #TheDarkCrystal; stand-in for Christopher Reeve & Gene Hackman in #Superman (1978), stand-in for Gene Hackman in “Superman II”; & more.

Our condolences to his family, friends and fans. May he rest in peace and may the Force be with him always.

Alan Harris

Alan Harris (1938-2020)

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RIP Marj Dusay

#RIP: actress Marj Dusay died on Jan. 28, 2020, at the age 83. She played Kara in “#StarTrek: #TOS”, Dr. Brandes in #TheBionicWoman, Mildred in #Galactica1980, Rachel in #TheFantasticJourney (TV series), Dr. Brandes in #TheBionicWoman, Dolores Hammond / Crystal Fair in #TheWildWildWest, KAOS girl in #GetSmart, & much more.

Our condolences to her family, friends and fans. May she rest in peace. #LLAP

Marj Dusay

Marj Dusay (1936-2020)

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