- Yvonne De Carlo (1922-2007) - Read Jennifer's tribute to the Ten Commandments actress here.
- Laurence Heath (1928-2007) - Writer and producer who co-wrote the screenplay for Triumph of the Spirit in addition to writing teleplays and multiple episodes of Mission: Impossible and Murder, She Wrote. He died January 9, in Los Angeles. (LA Times - no link)
- "Sneaky" Pete Kleinow (1934-2007) - Visual effects artist, stop-motion animator and model-maker who worked on The Terminator, Terminator 2: Judgment Day, Gremlins, Holes, Army of Darkness and The Right Stuff. He also played steel guitar for The Flying Burrito Brothers and appeared as a member of the band in the documentary Gimme Shelter. He died of complications from Alzheimer's disease January 6, in Petaluma, California. (Variety)
- Steve Krantz (c.1923-2007) - Producer of the Ralph Bakshi films Fritz the Cat, Heavy Traffic and The Nine Lives of Fritz the Cat, as well as Cooley High, Which Way is Up? and Jennifer, for which he wrote the story. He died from complications from pneumonia January 4, in Los Angeles. (Variety)