Below is a list of notable celebrities who died while filming a movie or TV show, Credits: 10 Things I Hate About You, A Knight's Tale, Brokeback Mountain, The. While there are some celebrity deaths that are hoaxes and plenty of famous actors — like Heath Ledger — who died before finishing a project. With the different things that happen at a movie set, it is no wonder these 20 people died during their movie production. Here are the top 10 tragic movie set.

It is definitely tragic and morose when our heroes or idols die. Just a reminder of how death takes even the best of us, and life can't be taken. Being in the film industry is not all fun and games. You have to be in the best shape always; you have to take risks and above all, you have to. 10 Actors Who Played a Movie Character Until They Died films after his final authorized appearance as the famous bumbling police detective.

Below is a list of notable entertainers who died during a performance, live or while filming. An actor known as Mr. Cummins died on stage while playing the part of . The great Wagnerian bass-baritone Hermann Uhde died on stage of a heart attack during a performance in Copenhagen on October 10, Paul Walker, who was killed in a car crash over the weekend, joins a long list of Hollywood stars who died during the filming of a movie or TV show. Following the actor's death, Gilliam came up with the idea of having Ledger's character change his appearance, and enlisted the help of.