- 01/02 Ned Wertimer
(age 89), who played Andy Henderson in the movie in episode 321- SANTA
CLAUS CONQUERS THE MARTIANS.
01/22 Lucyna Winnicka (age 84), who played Joan Moran in the movie in
episode 211- FIRST SPACESHIP ON VENUS.
- 02/05 Paul Tanner (age 95), whose musical theremin could be heard in the movie in episode 402- THE GIANT GILA MONSTER.
02/14 Kojiro Hongo (age 75), who played Keisuke Hirata in the movie in
episode 304- GAMERA VS. BARUGON and Shiro Tsutsumi in the movie in
episode 308- GAMERA VS. GAOS.
02/16 Ennio Girolami aka Thomas Moore (age 78), who played President
Henry Clark in the movie "Escape from the Bronx," seen in episode 705-
02/21 Del Tenney (age 82), producer and director of the movie in
episode 817- THE HORROR OF PARTY BEACH.
02/28 Armando Trovajoli (age 95), score composer for the movie in
episode 412- HERCULES AND THE CAPTIVE WOMEN.
03/21 Robert Nichols (age 88), who played Joe Wilson in THIS ISLAND
EARTH seen in MST3K THE MOVIE.
- 03/24 Peter Duryea (age 73), who played
Tad Duval in the movie in episode 204- CATALINA CAPER.
03/27 Will Zens (age 92), producer, director and screenwriter for the
movie in episode 612- THE STARFIGHTERS.
03/29 Bruce Podewell (age 69), who played Buzz Turner in the short MR.
B NATURAL, seen in episode 319- WAR OF THE COLOSSAL BEAST.
04/02 Jesus "Jess" Franco (age 82), director of the movie in episode
323- THE CASTLE OF FU MANCHU.
- 04/15 Ross Evans (age 89), who played the school janitor in the movie in episode 404- TEENAGERS FROM OUTER SPACE.
04/15 William Thourlby (age 89), who played Dr. Bradford in the movie
in episode 606- THE CREEPING TERROR.
- 04/25 Virginia Gibson (88), who played Mary in the short ONCE UPON A HONEYMOON, seen in episode 701- NIGHT OF THE BLOOD BEAST.
05/07 Ray Harryhausen (age 92), who was mentioned in passing in a host
segment in episode 113- THE BLACK SCORPION.
- 05/17 Alan O'Day (age 72), music editor for the movie in episode 506- EEGAH.
- 05/31 Elvin Feltner (age 83), producer of the movie "Terror in the Night," seen in episode 514- TEEN-AGE STRANGLER.
06/06 Maxine Stuart (age 94), who played Peggy in the movie in episode
615- KITTEN WITH A WHIP.
06/08 Don Barton (age 83), the producer, director and screenwriter for the
movie in episode 1005- BLOOD WATERS OF DR. Z.
06/12 Bert Spielvogel (age 101), cinematographer for the short LAST
CLEAR CHANCE, seen in episode 520- RADAR SECRET SERVICE.
06/26 Peter Taylor (age 45), editor for the movie in episode 904-
07/01 Morton C. Landberg (age 80), co-producer of the movie in episode
513- THE BRAIN THAT WOULDN'T DIE.
07/14 Dennis Burkley (age 67), who played Pete Ungar in the movie in
episode 706- LASERBLAST.
08/15 Gerry Arbeid (age 78), production manager for the movie in
episode 822- OVERDRAWN AT THE MEMORY BANK.
08/28 Larry Pennell (age 85), who played Major Thomas in episode 906-
THE SPACE CHILDREN.
- 09/11 Gayle "Skip" Peshak (age 71), who played Tommy in the short APPRECIATING YOUR PARENTS (shown in episode 320- THE UNEARTHLY).
09/16 Kim Hamilton (age 81), who played Young Malla in the movie in
episode 802- THE LEECH WOMAN.
10/06 Lynne Frederickson (age 67), who had an uncredited role as
a secretary in the movie THE GREEN SLIME, riffed in MST3K's pilot.
10/21 Gianni Ferrio (age 88), musical score composer for the movie "Il
Raggio Infernale," seen in episode 620- DANGER!! DEATH RAY.
10/25 Nigel Davenport (age 85), who played Ernest Hubbs in the movie
in episode K09- PHASE IV.
10/27 Lou Reed (age 71), whose song “Satellite of Love” was sung by
Joel and the bots in episode K08- GAMERA VS. GUIRON.
- 11/17 Syd Field (age 77) whose bestselling book “Screenplay” was the basis of a host segment in episode 310- FUGITIVE ALIEN.
11/26 Toshiaki Tsushima (age 77), score composer for the movie in
MST3K's unaired pilot, "THE GREEN SLIME," and the movie in episode 306-
TIME OF THE APES.
11/29 Parvin Lee Strosnider (age 82), who did sound and was the camera
operator for the movie in episode 621- THE BEAST OF YUCCA FLATS and did
sound for episode 812- THE INCREDIBLY STRANGE CREATURES WHO STOPPED
LIVING AND BECAME MIXED UP ZOMBIES, and was the cinematographer for the
movie in episode 609- THE SKY DIVERS.
- 12/31 Lidiya Vertinskaya (age 90), who played the Phoenix in the movie "Sadko," seen in episode 505- MAGIC VOYAGE OF SINBAD.