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Farewell to the
of Charlie Brown
Jan 26, 2022 12:02 PM CST
Farewell to the Original Voice of Charlie Brown
Family, agent confirm Peter Robbins' death at 65
- The original voice of Charlie Brown has died at age 65. Peter Robbins took his own life last week, his family said in a statement to Fox 5 . His agent, Dylan Novak, tells TMZ that Robbins had checked himself into a mental hospital soon after Christmas but departed Jan. 18,...
Is Dead at 68
Jan 21, 2022 10:38 AM CST
Louie Anderson Is Dead at 68
Comedian had non-Hodgkin's lymphoma
- He kept audiences laughing over four decades. But comedian Louie Anderson has taken his last bow. The longtime
host and actor who took home a 2016 Emmy for his role in the FX series
died Friday morning at age 68, his longtime publicist Glenn Schwartz confirms to...
Bob Saget's Cause of Death
at 65 Not Yet Clear
Jan 10, 2022 6:51 AM CST
Bob Saget's Cause of Death at 65 Not Yet Clear
TMZ broke the news that actor was found dead in an Orlando hotel
While the circumstances surrounding Bob Saget's death at age 65 are still unclear, tributes to the comedian were pouring in Sunday night. Outlets including
, and E! were rounding up devastated reactions from co-stars, fellow comics, and more. "I am broken. I am gutted....
and Justin, There
Dec 31, 2021 11:00 AM CST
Mickey Mouse Club
's Britney and Justin, There Was Tiffini
Tiffini Hale, who performed in late '80s reboot of variety show and in Disney's The Party, dead at 46
The All New Mickey Mouse Club
, a reboot of sorts of the popular '50s variety show, debuted in 1989 on the startup Disney Channel, Tiffini Hale was one of the original cast members, preceding the likes of Britney Spears, Justin Timberlake, Christina Aguilera, and Ryan Gosling. She went...
'The Big Ragoo'
Has Died at 69
Dec 2, 2021 9:25 AM CST
'The Big Ragoo' Has Died at 69
Actor Eddie Mekka played Carmine Ragusa on '70s sitcom 'Laverne & Shirley'
- For those who sat in front of the boob tube in the late '70s and early '80s, the
Laverne & Shirley
likely made its way into their TV-watching schedules. Sad news for that demographic, as loved ones announce the death of actor Eddie Mekka, who...
Dead at 91
Nov 27, 2021 6:00 AM CST
Stephen Sondheim Dead at 91
Master behind 'Sweeney Todd,' 'West Side Story' had just celebrated Thanksgiving with friends
- CNN calls him a creator "perhaps without par" in American musical theater. The
New York Times
praises him as "one of Broadway history's songwriting titans." Composer and lyricist Stephen Sondheim, the musical force behind
Sunday in the Park With George
Actor Dies at 41
Nov 16, 2021 1:44 PM CST
Actor Dies at 41
Heath Freeman, who played serial killer Howard Epps, remembered as a 'soulful spirit'
- Actor Heath Freeman, best known for his two-year run as a serial killer on
, has died at the age of 41. His manager, Joe S. Montifiore, confirmed his death to NBC News on Tuesday without giving the circumstances. He called Freeman "a brilliant human being with an intense...
Dies at 85
Nov 9, 2021 9:25 AM CST
Star Dies at 85
Dean Stockwell had a career that spanned 8 decades
- He kicked off his acting career on Broadway at the age of 7. More than seven decades later, Dean Stockwell had racked up hundreds of stage, screen, and TV credits, Oscar and Emmy nominations, and the reputation of a "cult indie character actor who refused to fit in,"...
Oct 22, 2021 1:23 PM CDT
A Beloved 'Bosom Buddy' Has Died
Peter Scolari, co-star in '80s sitcom with Tom Hanks, had been living with cancer for 2 years
- Actor Peter Scolari, who starred in the '80s sitcom
opposite Tom Hanks, has died at the age of 66, reports
. His representative, Ellen Lubin Sanitsky, says he died Friday after living two years with cancer. Scolari was also well known for his star turn as...
He Taught a
Life in the Wild
Oct 14, 2021 7:47 AM CDT
He Taught a Generation About Life in the Wild
'Hatchet' author Gary Paulsen dies at 82
- Gary Paulsen, the beloved author of more than 200 books about adventure and survival in the wilderness, died Wednesday, according to
. He was 82. It's sad news not only for those who knew the three-time Newbery Honor author—including his wife, the artist and author Ruth Wright...
'She Was In
So Much Pain'
Oct 12, 2021 3:25 PM CDT
Documentary: 'She Was In So Much Pain'
Film suggests weight loss, urged by her husband, contributed to death
- Amid reflection on the harsh Hollywood treatment of young 2000s celebrities including Britney Spears and Amanda Bynes comes
What Happened, Brittany Murphy?
, a two-part HBO Max docuseries examining the star’s sudden death in 2009 at the age of 32. Murphy's death was attributed to pneumonia, anemia, and intoxication...
Sarah Jessica Parker Breaks
Silence on Death of Friend
Sep 25, 2021 11:32 AM CDT
Sarah Jessica Parker Breaks Silence on Death of Friend
The SATC star posted on Instagram that her silence had been a statement on the 'magnitude' of the loss
- When Willie Garson, best known as Stanford on Sex and the City, died Tuesday , there was an outpouring of love and grief online. There was post after post from blue checkmark accounts from famous friends and former costars. But for days there was nothing by silence from his on-screen best...
Actor's Death Ruled Accidental
Sep 24, 2021 5:10 PM CDT
Actor's Death Ruled Accidental
Tests found a mix of drugs in Michael K. Williams' system
New York officials have ruled the death of actor Michael K. Williams accidental. The cause was acute drug intoxication, the city's medical examiner said Friday. Tests showed fentanyl, parafluorofentanyl, heroin, and cocaine in the actor's system, the AP reports. The medical examiner's office had no further...
Sex and the
Dead at 57
Sep 22, 2021 12:08 AM CDT
Sex and the City
's Stanford, Dead at 57
Actor reportedly died of pancreatic cancer
- Willie Garson, the actor perhaps best known as
Sex and the City
's Stanford Blatch , has died at age 57. Garson's son posted a tribute on Instagram on Tuesday, writing, "I’m so glad you got to share all your adventures with me and were able to accomplish...
Star Was 'the
Kindest of Persons'
Sep 7, 2021 7:03 AM CDT
Star Was 'the Kindest of Persons'
Actors including Wendell Pierce, Edward Norton remember Michael K. Williams
- Celebrities, including many of Michael K. Williams' co-stars on
, are paying tribute to the Emmy-nominated actor, who was found dead in his Brooklyn home on Monday. "The depth of my love for this brother, can only be matched by the depth of my pain learning of his...
Child Actor Matthew Mindler's
Campus Death Ruled Suicide
Aug 31, 2021 8:16 AM CDT
Child Actor Matthew Mindler's Campus Death Ruled Suicide
19-year-old was found dead near Millersville University, where he was a first-year student
- A former child actor who appeared on the big screen alongside Zooey Deschanel and Paul Rudd was found dead Saturday after being reported missing from his Pennsylvania university on Wednesday. Per
, Matthew Mindler, known for 2011's
Our Idiot Brother
, was found dead in Manor Township near Millersville University,...
Ed Asner, Lovable as Lou Grant
on Two Shows, Dies at 91
Aug 29, 2021 2:23 PM CDT
Ed Asner, Lovable as Lou Grant on Two Shows, Dies at 91
The actor found new, younger fans with Elf and Up
- Love for Ed Asner spans generations. The actor, who died Sunday at 91, had been working actor for more than a decade when he picked up his iconic role as journalist Lou Grant on the
Mary Tyler Moore Show
in 1970. He played Mary’s grouchy but lovable boss (“...
Aug 23, 2021 8:38 AM CDT
Farewell to 'Mr. Ranger'
New York Rangers legend Rod Gilbert, 80, was a Hall of Famer, beloved by fans
- Rod Gilbert, the Hall of Fame right wing who starred for the New York Rangers and helped Canada win the 1972 Summit Series, has died. He was 80. Gilbert's family confirmed the death to the Rangers on Sunday, per the AP . The team didn't provide details. "I...
Country Music Hall of Famer
Tom T. Hall, 85, Dies
Aug 21, 2021 11:30 AM CDT
Country Music Hall of Famer Tom T. Hall, 85, Dies
The songwriter behind Harper Valley P.T.A. had a string of hits
- Country music legend Tom T. Hall has died. He was 85. Hall, a fixture in Nashville since the ‘60s and a Grand Ole Opry cast member since 1971, was inducted into the Country Music Hall of Fame in 2008. Hall, who was born Thomas Hall and added the T...
Dead at 82
Aug 20, 2021 7:04 AM CDT
'True Action Legend' Who Wowed Tarantino Dead at 82
'Kill Bill' star Sonny Chiba starred in more than 100 films
- Japanese actor Sonny Chiba, who wowed the world with his martial arts skills in more than 100 films, including
, has died. He was 82. Chiba, known in Japan as Shinichi Chiba, died late Thursday in a hospital near Tokyo, where he'd been treated for COVID-19 since Aug....
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