TV Obits: Tatum, Bruning, Gorski
by Bob Sassone, posted Apr 8th 2008 3:01PM
A roundup of TV people from in front of the camera and behind the scenes who have passed away.
- Chase Tatum: The young wrestler was also an actor, having appeared on TV shows such as Punk'd and music videos for Outkast (he was once their road manager). He also appeared in the 2007 movie Who's Your Caddy? and appeared as a baby in the 1976 horror flick Creature From Black Lake. Police say the 34 year-old died of an accidental drug overdose.
- Robert Bruning: The actor was a regular on several Australian series, including Homicide, Division 4, The Long Arm, and The Sullivans, and appeared in episodes of Farscape, Skyways, The Outsiders, and many other shows. He died of a heart attack in Wellington, New Zealand.
- Roberta Gorski: She was an assistant to David Goyer on the CBS series Threshold and was an executive assistant on such movies as Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl, National Treasure, King Arthur, Harsh Times, and Bad Boys II. She died of a brain aneurysm at age 40.
- If you missed it, our obituary for Charlton Heston is here.