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Link: Alex Trebek, host of ‘Jeopardy!’, dies after battle with pancreatic cancer

From Global News:

Link: Alex Trebek, host of ‘Jeopardy!’ dies after battle with pancreatic cancer
Alex Trebek, the host of syndicated game show Jeopardy! since 1984, passed away from pancreatic cancer Sunday, according to various media outlets. He was 80-years-old. Continue reading.

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Link: David Hayman dies: Music supervisor for film, TV and ads, VP Guild of Music Supervisors Of Canada Was 42

From Bruce Haring of Deadline:

Link: David Hayman dies: Music supervisor for film, TV and ads, VP Guild of Music Supervisors Of Canada Was 42

David Hayman, a Canadian music supervisor with extensive film and television credits, has died at age 42. His death was confirmed by his company, but no cause was immediately available. Continue reading.

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Link: Earl Pomerantz 1945 – 2020

From Bill Brioux of Brioux.tv:

Link: Earl Pomerantz 1945 – 2020
The Emmy award winner got his first TV writing gig on his older brother Hart Pomerantz’s CBC comedy/variety series The Hart & Lorne Terrific Hour (1970 – ’72). This was the place where Lorne Michaels learned how to craft a sketch comedy series. There are many wonderful moments that still hold up on that series and it should be accessible to all in this age of Peak TV. Continue reading. 

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Link: Canadian actor Sean McCann dies at 83

From Jacob Lorinc of the Toronto Star:

Link: Canadian actor Sean McCann dies at 83
Sean McCann, an award-winning actor known for his role on the Canadian TV series Night Heat, died on Thursday. He was 83.

A prolific character actor, McCann performed in hundreds of productions, ranging from a Canadian politician in The King Chronicle (1988) to an animated bear in TV series Little Bear (1995-2003). Continue reading.

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Link: Voice actor Denis Akiyama passes away at 66

From Rafael Antonio Pineda of Anime News Network:

Link: Voice actor Denis Akiyama passes away at 66

Actor and voice actor Denis Akiyama passed away on Thursday, June 28. He was 66.

Visitations will be held at the Mount Pleasant Funeral Centre in Toronto, Ontario on July 4 at 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m., and at 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. His funeral will take place on July 5 at 1:00 p.m. A memorial website has been set up for memorial testimonies, photos, and information on Akiyama’s funeral service. Continue reading.

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