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Monitor: August 30, 2013

Sandra Oh to leave ”Grey’s Anatomy,” Donald Faison is a new father, and more

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Exits
The doctor is out: After 10 seasons, actress Sandra Oh, 42, announced that she will leave ABC’s Grey’s Anatomy at the end of the upcoming season.

Babies
Scrubs actor Donald Faison, 39, and wife CaCee Cobb, 35, welcomed a son on Aug. 15.

Deaths
Actor Lee Thompson Young, 29, from Rizzoli & Isles and The Famous Jett Jackson, was found dead in his Los Angeles apartment Aug. 19 after committing suicide…. Author and critic Albert Murray, acclaimed for books like his musical history Stomping the Blues, died Aug. 18 at his home in New York City. He was 97…. Actress Karen Black, 74, known for her roles in iconic films like Five Easy Pieces and Easy Rider, died of cancer in L.A. on Aug. 8…. A former contestant on The Bachelor, Gia Allemand, 29, died Aug. 14 in New Orleans in an apparent suicide…. That ’70s Show actress Lisa Robin Kelly, 43, died Aug. 14 in her sleep in L.A. The cause of death is unknown at press time, but Kelly had been undergoing treatment earlier in the week for addiction problems…. Country-music producer and songwriter Jack Clement, who worked on songs for stars like Johnny Cash and Roy Orbison, died Aug. 8 in Nashville of liver cancer. He was 82…. Parachuting stuntman Mark Sutton, who skydived as James Bond in the 2012 Summer Olympics opening ceremony, died in a wingsuit accident in the Swiss Alps on Aug. 14. He was 42.

Birthdays
Aug. 25: Blake Lively, 26
Aug. 26: Chris Pine, 33; Melissa McCarthy, 43
Aug. 27: Aaron Paul, 34
Aug. 28: Quvenzhané Wallis, 10