If you're wondering what famous actors and actresses have died in 2013, this is the place to look. If a notable actor or performer died in this year, they'll be on the list.
10/16/13: Ed Lauter, a character actor whose credits include roles in The Rocketeer, The Longest Yard, and the Oscar winning film The Artist, has died of mesothelioma. He was 74.
Age: Died at 75 (1938-2013)
Birthplace: USA, Long Beach, New York
Profession: Comedian, Actor
Credits: True Romance, The Rocketeer, The Artist, Seabiscuit, Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby, + moresee more on Ed Lauter
10/10/13: Kumar Palana, best known for roles in The Royal Tenenbaums and The Terminal, has died at 94.
Age: Died at 95 (1918-2013)
Birthplace: Indore, India
Profession: Juggler, Businessperson, Actor, Vaudeville Performer
Credits: The Royal Tenenbaums, The Terminal, Romance & Cigarettes, Another Earth, Duplex, + moresee more on Kumar Pallana
9/19/13: Better known as Amidou, Hamidou Banmessaoud, who had roles in Ronin, Spy Game, and Rules of Engagement, has died at 78.
Age: Died at 78 (1935-2013)
Birthplace: Rabat, Morocco
Credits: Spy Game, Ronin, Sorcerer, Rules of Engagement, And Now... Ladies and Gentlemen, + moresee more on Amidou
9/18/13: Marta Heflin, who had roles in A Star is Born, Come Back to the Five and Dime, and Jimmy Dean, Jimmy Dean, has died at 68.
Age: Died at 68 (1945-2013)
Birthplace: Washington, D.C., USA
Credits: The King of Comedy, A Star Is Born, Come Back to the Five and Dime, Jimmy Dean, Jimmy Dean, + moresee more on Marta Heflin