OBITUARY Category

It’s being reported that charismatic actor PAUL WALKER died today, at the age of 40, in a car crash as he and a friend were leaving a charity automobile show in Santa Clarita, California.

A veteran of both the big and small screen, WALKER has a resume that includes such notable titles as PLEASANTVILLE, FLAGS [...]


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Veteran television/movie actor Dennis Farina passed away today at the age of 69 in Scottsdale, Arizona after suffering a blood clot in his lung. Farina is best remembered for his roles in the comedies Midnight Run and Get Shorty, and also starred on the iconic television show Law & Order. Farina was born in Chicago, [...]


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Cory Monteith, who rose to fame on FOX’s hit musical comedy Glee, was found dead today in a Vancouver hotel room. The cause of death has not yet been determined, but at a press conference tonight, police ruled out foul play. Speculation hinges on his ongoing troubles with substance abuse: The 31-year-old voluntarily [...]


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James Gandolfini, best known for playing mobster Tony Soprano on the acclaimed HBO series The Sopranos, died today at the age of 51. Gandolfini was attending 59th Taormina Film Festival in Sicily where reports are saying he died of a heart attack.

Gandolfini started working an as actor in 1987. Early in his career he was [...]


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Jean Stapleton, who played the lovable character “Edith Bunker” on the iconic series All In the Family, passed away at the age of 90.
Stapleton had a great career starring on Broadway in many hit shows including Damn Yankees and Funny Girl. She also starred in numerous television shows.  But it was [...]


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The great comedian Jonathan Winters passed away today at the age of 87 from natural causes. Winters’s career spanned over four decades with his brilliant humor. Known for his improv work, Winters was a favorite of late night talk show icons Johnny Carson and Steve Allen.
His comedy influenced many of the greatest comedians including George [...]


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Bonnie Franklin, who starred on the television sitcom One Day at a Time, playing the single mother to Valerie Bertinelli and Mackenzie Phillips, passed away today at the age of 69. Franklin passed away from complications from pancreatic cancer, which she was diagnosed with last year.

Franklin’s impressive career spanned over fives decades. At [...]


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Just a quick thought on the passing of stage, screen and TV veteran JACK KLUGMAN, who died Christmas Eve at the age of 90. A gifted actor with a great sense of humor, he played Herbie in the original Broadway production of GYPSY (opposite ETHEL MERMAN) and was a valued supporting actor in such films [...]


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The untimely death earlier this week of singing sensation JENNI RIVERA will undoubtedly leave a hole in the hearts of millions of fans who faithfully bought her music and followed her concert tours. Known by all for her unabashed style and outspoken personality, RIVERA often enjoyed her on-stage tequila and had no [...]


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The entertainment community continues to mourn the death of JENNI RIVERA, the 43-year-old California native who rose to the top of the Mexican-American music world and was confirmed dead in a plane crash in Northern Mexico. Blessed with a powerful singing voice and outspoken personality, RIVERA was known to her [...]


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