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Flowers are next to the star of Associated Press entertainment reporter Bob Thomas on Hollywood's Walk of Fame in Los Angeles Friday, Mar. 14, 2014. Bob Thomas died Friday at his Encino, Calif., home at age 92. He is listed twice in Guinness World Records: for most consecutive Academy Awards shows covered by an entertainment reporter and for longest career as an entertainment reporter (1944-2010). In 1988, he became the first reporter-author awarded a star on Hollywood's Walk of Fame. (AP Photo/Damian Dovarganes)

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FILE - IN this Feb. 22, 2009 file photo, Associated Press reporter Bob Thomas attends the 81st Academy Awards in the Hollywood section of Los Angeles. Thomas, the longtime Associated Press reporter who kept the world informed on the comings and goings of Hollywood's biggest stars, died of age-related illnesses Friday, March 14, 2014 at his Encino, Calif., home, his daughter Janet Thomas said. He was 92. (AP Photo/Matt Sayles)

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FILE - In this 1945 file photo, actress Hedy Lamarr shoots pinball accompanied by Associated Press reporter Bob Thomas. Thomas, the longtime Associated Press reporter who kept the world informed on the comings and goings of Hollywood's biggest stars, died of age-related illnesses Friday, March 14, 2014 at his Encino, Calif., home, his daughter Janet Thomas said. He was 92. (AP Photo)

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In this Oct. 6, 1954 file photo, Associated Press reporter Bob Thomas, center, and other media wait outside the Beverly Hills house of Marilyn Monroe, after reports that the movie star's marriage to baseball star Joe DiMaggio was breaking up. Thomas, the longtime Associated Press reporter who kept the world informed on the comings and goings of Hollywood's biggest stars, died of age-related illnesses Friday, March 14, 2014 at his Encino, Calif., home, his daughter Janet Thomas said. He was 92. (AP Photo)

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FILE - In this June 1950 file photo, Associated Press reporter Bob Thomas accompanies Lucille Ball as she practices the part of a door-to-door saleswoman in Los Angles. Thomas, the longtime Associated Press reporter who kept the world informed on the comings and goings of Hollywood's biggest stars, died of age-related illnesses Friday, March 14, 2014 at his Encino, Calif., home, his daughter Janet Thomas said. He was 92. (AP Photo)

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FILE - In this circa 1945 file photo provided by Associated Press reporter Bob Thomas, right, plays poker with legendary comedians Bud Abbott, left, and Lou Costello, during an interview. When Thomas began writing a Hollywood column for The AP in 1944, there were 500 journalists covering the movie scene. Fresh, newsy interviews were hard to come by, so he began writing "participation stories." Thomas died of age-related illnesses Friday, March 14, 2014 at his Encino, Calif., home, his daughter Janet Thomas said. He was 92. (AP Photo/Courtesy Bob Thomas, file)

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FILE - In this 1945 file photo, Associated Press reporter Bob Thomas measures the waist of legendary pinup queen Betty Grable. Thomas, the longtime Associated Press reporter who kept the world informed on the comings and goings of Hollywood's biggest stars, died of age-related illnesses Friday, March 14, 2014 at his Encino, Calif., home, his daughter Janet Thomas said. He was 92. (AP Photo/Courtesy Bob Thomas, File)

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FILE - In this 1946 file photo, Associated Press reporter Bob Thomas joins legendary actress Judy Garland as they watch scenes from the previous day's filming of "The Harvey Girls," during an interview. Thomas, the longtime Associated Press reporter who kept the world informed on the comings and goings of Hollywood's biggest stars, died of age-related illnesses Friday, March 14, 2014 at his Encino, Calif., home, his daughter Janet Thomas said. He was 92. (AP Photo/Courtesy Bob Thomas, file)

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FILE - In this June 5, 1998 file photo, Associated Press reporter Bob Thomas stands on the spot where Sen. Robert F. Kennedy lay on the floor after he was shot in an Ambassador Hotel pantry exactly 30 years prior in Los Angeles' Mid-Wilshire district. From the press room next door Thomas heard the gunshots, then yells and screams from the pantry, and rushed in to find the dying Kennedy lying on the floor. Thomas died of age-related illnesses Friday, March 14, 2014 at his Encino, Calif., home, his daughter Janet Thomas said. He was 92. (AP Photo/Reed Saxon, File)

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FILE - In this Feb. 18, 2009 file photo, Associated Press Hollywood correspondent Bob Thomas receives a special award of merit in Beverly Hills, Calif. Thomas died of age-related illnesses Friday, March 14, 2014 at his Encino, Calif., home, his daughter Janet Thomas said. He was 92. (AP Photo/Nick Ut, File)