Emmys 2016: In Memoriam

by IMDb-Contributing-Writers | last updated - 6 months ago

The 2016 Emmy Awards paid tribute to industry professionals who passed away in the past year. Here's a list of those honored in the memorial ceremony, including Garry Shandling, Doris Roberts, Patty Duke, and Gene Wilder.

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Jackie Collins

Jackie Collins (1937-2015)

People: Jackie Collins

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Anton Yelchin

Anton Yelchin (1989–2016)

People: Anton Yelchin Titles: Huff (2004 TV Series)

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John Saunders

John Saunders (1955–2016)

People: John Saunders Titles: The Superstars (2009 TV Series)

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Robert Loggia

Robert Loggia (1930–2015)

People: Robert Loggia Titles: Malcolm in the Middle (2000 TV Series)

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Ken Howard at an event for True Blood (2008)

Ken Howard (1944–2016)

People: Ken Howard Titles: The White Shadow (1978 TV Series)

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Morley Safer

Morley Safer (1931-2016)

People: Morley Safer Titles: 60 Minutes (1973 TV Series)

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Doris Roberts

Doris Roberts (1925-2016)

People: Doris Roberts Titles: Everybody Loves Raymond (1996 TV Series)

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Steven Hill

Steven Hill (1922–2016)

People: Steven Hill Titles: Law & Order (1990 TV Series)

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Al Molinaro

Al Molinaro (1919–2015)

People: Al Molinaro Titles: Happy Days (1974 TV Series)

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Garry Shandling

Garry Shandling (1949–2016)

People: Garry Shandling Titles: The Larry Sanders Show (1992 TV Series)

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Muhammad Ali in When We Were Kings (1996)

Muhammad Ali (1942–2016)

People: Muhammad Ali

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David Canary

David Canary (1938–2015)

People: David Canary Titles: All My Children (1970 TV Series)

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William Schallert

William Schallert (1922–2016)

People: William Schallert Titles: The Patty Duke Show (1963 TV Series)

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Merle Haggard

Merle Haggard (1937–2016)

People: Merle Haggard

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Alan Rickman

Alan Rickman (1946–2016)

People: Alan Rickman Titles: Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone (2001 Movie)

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Sen. Fred Thompson plays William Jennings Bryan. Ironically, both held presidential aspirations (Bryan getting the Democratic nominee 3x).

Fred Thompson (1942–2015)

People: Fred Thompson Titles: Law & Order (1990 TV Series)

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Abe Vigoda in Barney Miller (1974)

Abe Vigoda (1921–2016)

People: Abe Vigoda Titles: Barney Miller (1974 TV Series)

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Fyvush Finkel attends the Primary Stages Gala honoring Marc Shaiman and Scott Wittman at 583 Park Avenue on Nov. 16, 2015, in New York City.

Fyvush Finkel (1922–2016)

People: Fyvush Finkel Titles: Picket Fences (1992 TV Series)

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Ann Morgan Guilbert

Ann Morgan Guilbert (1928–2016)

People: Ann Morgan Guilbert Titles: The Nanny (1993 TV Series)

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Natalie Cole

Natalie Cole (1950–2015)

People: Natalie Cole

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Noel Neill

Noel Neill (1920–2016)

People: Noel Neill Titles: Adventures of Superman (1952 TV Series)

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Jack Larson

Jack Larson (1928–2015)

People: Jack Larson Titles: Adventures of Superman (1952 TV Series)

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John McLaughlin

John McLaughlin (1927–2016)

People: John McLaughlin Titles: The McLaughlin Group (1982 TV Series)

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David Bowie

David Bowie (1947–2016)

People: David Bowie Titles: Labyrinth (1986 Movie)

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Arthur Hiller

Arthur Hiller (1923–2016)

People: Arthur Hiller Titles: Alfred Hitchcock Presents (1955 TV Series)

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Glenn Frey

Glenn Frey (1948–2016)

People: Glenn Frey Titles: Ghostbusters II (1989 Movie)

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Pyramid Lake, Nevada - November 2001

Michael Stevens (1966–2015)

People: Michael Stevens Titles: The Kennedy Center Honors (2014 TV Special)

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Dan Haggerty

Dan Haggerty (1942–2016)

People: Dan Haggerty Titles: The Life and Times of Grizzly Adams (1977 TV Series)

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Wayne Rogers

Wayne Rogers (1933–2015)

People: Wayne Rogers Titles: M*A*S*H (1972 TV Series)

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Patty Duke in Valley of the Dolls (1967)

Patty Duke (1946–2016)

People: Patty Duke Titles: The Patty Duke Show (1963 TV Series)

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Alan Young and Mister Ed in Mister Ed (1958)

Alan Young (1919–2016)

People: Alan Young Titles: Mister Ed (1958 TV Series)

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George Kennedy

George Kennedy (1925–2016)

People: George Kennedy Titles: Dallas (1988 TV Show)

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Jon Polito (1950–2016)

People: Jon Polito Titles: The Chronicle (2001 TV Series)

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Hugh O'Brian on the set of

Hugh O'Brian (1925-2016)

People: Hugh O'Brian Titles: The Life and Legend of Wyatt Earp (1955 TV Series)

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Gene Wilder in The Adventure of Sherlock Holmes' Smarter Brother (1975)

Gene Wilder (1933-2016)

People: Gene Wilder Titles: Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory (1971)

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Prince, Nikki Coghill, Nikki Valko, and Nikki Shah

Prince (1958–2016)

People: Prince Titles: Purple Rain (1984 Movie)

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Garry Marshall

Garry Marshall (1934–2016)