Obituaries

Manson helped to usher in the modern era of Hollywood market research through his innovative campaign for the 1971 horror film ‘Willard,’ and also specialized in cutting TV spots and trailers, including the famous one for the 1981 horror film ‘Scanners.’ Arthur Manson, a veteran marketing and distribution executive who helped to usher in the
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He also helped guide the careers of Richard Dean Anderson, Joan Collins, Mindy Cohn and ‘Hollywood Medium’ Tyler Henry. Ron Scott, the Hollywood publicist who represented David Hasselhoff, Richard Dean Anderson and John Stamos during their days as young soap opera stars, has died. He was 74. Scott died Saturday at Hollywood Presbyterian Medical Center,
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The Londoner also helmed ‘Dutchman’ and ‘They Might Be Giants,’ edited Kubrick films and enjoyed a “hysterical” moment at the 1969 Academy Awards. Anthony Harvey, who received an Oscar nomination for directing The Lion in Winter, the 1968 historical drama that starred Katharine Hepburn, Peter O’Toole and, in his movie debut, Anthony Hopkins, has died.
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