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Beloved Casting Director Dies TheWrap

A veteran casting director who worked on shows including "Lou Grant" and "Designing Women" has died. TheWrap.com reports the death of Fran Bascom. Her age was not reported.

According to her sister, Lisa Green, Bascom had been feeling under the weather for the past two weeks. She was transported to a hospital in Burbank on Sunday. Her cause of death hadn't yet been determined.

The well-liked Bascom also worked as a casting director on "Days of Our Lives," "The Last Resort" and "Women of the House." Her most recent credit is the 2012 Hank Williams biopic "The Last Ride," which starred "The Big Bang Theory" actress Kaley Cuoco.