TV Obits: Molin, Weber, Mazzone
by Bob Sassone, posted May 25th 2007 8:02AM
A roundup of TV people from in front of the camera and behind the scenes who have passed away.
- Bud Molin: He was a film editor who worked on several TV shows, including the Sheldon Leonard-produced The Dick Van Dyke Show, The Andy Griffith Show, and I Spy, as well as projects with Carl Reiner, including the movies The Jerk, Oh, God, The Man With Two Brains, and Dead Men Don't Wear Plaid. He also worked on I Love Lucy. Molin died in Rancho Mirage, CA at age 81. (That's him on the left, with Desi Arnaz and Dann Cahn.)
- Mario Mazzone: Mazzone was a well-known news TV reporter in Argentina. He died of a heart attack while playing golf near Buenos Aires. He was 48.
- Mimi Weber: She was a talent agent and manager who represented many TV stars, including Pam Dawber (Mork & Mindy), George Maharis, and Nick Nolte (she helped him get Rich Man, Poor Man), as well as celebs like Cary Grant, Laurence Olivier, Warren Beatty, Myrna Loy and Harry Guardino. She died of an aneurysm in L.A. at age 80.