Though he's connected to the fantasy genre in the way Sir Lee is, I also wished to acknowledged the passing of Ron Moody: an outstanding character actor and classy gent, as well. May these two great thespians now reside in a higher, happier place. God bless them.
Also learned that the big man with the big personality, Dusty Rhodes, passed away today. He certainly could get the crowds going on the pro-wrestling scene. They do say that legends tend to go in threes, and today's announcements certainly support that theory.