Eric Sykes, comedy writer, actor and director, died on 4 July 2012 aged 89
Pete Postlethwaite, stage, film and television actor, died on 2 January 2011 aged 64
Natasha Richardson, film and stage actor, died on 18 March 2009 aged 45
Anthony Minghella, television and film director and screenwriter, died on 18 March 2008 aged 54.
Verity Lambert, television and film producer responsible for such well-loved shows as Doctor Who, Minder, The Naked Civil Servant and Jonathan Creek, died on 22 November 2007 aged 71.