• Danny Barcelona (c.1930-2007) - Drummer for Louis Armstrong who appears in Jazz on a Summer's Day and When the Boys Meet the Girls. He died of complications from cancer April 1, in Monterey Park, California. (Starbulletin)
  • Ariel Clark (1984-2007) - Son of director Bob Clark, who appears in his father's Baby Geniuses, My Summer Story (aka It Runs in the Family) and I'll Remember April. He died with his father in a car crash April 4. (LA Times)
  • Bob Clark (1941-2007) - Director of A Christmas Story, Porky's and Baby Geniuses. See my full obit here.
  • Luigi Comencini (1916-2007) - Italian filmmaker who directed Incompreso (Misunderstood), Don Camillo in Moscow and The Scopone Game. He died April 6. (AP)
  • Angus Duncan (1936-2007) - Actor who appears in Marlowe, The Magic Sword and Going Ape! He died of cancer March 22. (LA Times)
  • John Flynn (c.1931-2007) - Director of Out for Justice, Lock Up, Brainscan and Rolling Thunder. He died April 4. (Greencine)
  • Char Fontane (1952-2007) - Actress who appears in The Punisher (1989) and who was daughter of singer Tony Fontane. She died April 1, in Marietta, Georgia. (Ventura County Star)
  • Jay Koch (1926-2007) - Former NYPD sergeant who won a Ronald Reagan look-a-like contest in 1980. He impersonated the President in Back to the Future II, Hot Shots! Part Deux and Panther, in which he played Reagan as Governor of California. He died of heart failure March 19, in Port Hueneme, California. (LA Times)
  • Calvin Lockhart (1932-2007) - Actor (pictured) who played the villains in Cotton Comes to Harlem and Uptown Saturday Night. He also appears in Myra Breckinridge, Predator 2, Coming to America, Wild at Heart and Let's Do it Again, in which he played 'Biggie Smalls'. He died from complications of a stroke March 29, in Nassau, Bahamas. (IMDb)
  • Salem Ludwig (1915-2007) - Actor who appears in Endless Love, Heartburn, Unfaithful, The Object of My Affection and The Savages, which just premiered at Sundance. He died April 1. (Playbill)
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