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Legendary producer Dino De Laurentiis has passed away in Los Angeles aged 91. His daughter Raffaella De Laurentiis said in a statement that her father was surrounded by family when he died at his home in Beverly Hills. She did not give a cause of death. “Cinema has lost one of its greats,” the BBC […] Continue reading Film producer Dino De Laurentiis dies at 91

Hollywood bad girl Shannen Doherty is mourning the loss of her beloved father. John Thomas Doherty, 66, died after suffering a stroke at his home outside Los Angeles on Friday. He was 66. The ex-child actress best remembered for her role as Brenda Walsh on the original 90210 was extraordinarily close to her dad and […] Continue reading Shannen Doherty Dad Dies

Actress Jill Clayburgh died at her home in Lakeville, Conn. after a 21-year battle with chronic leukemia, The New York Times said Saturday. She was 66. A native New Yorker, Clayburgh was nominated for a Best Actress Oscar in 1978 for An Unmarried Woman and the following year for Starting Over, co-starring Burt Reynolds. Her […] Continue reading Jill Clayburgh Dies

Theater Lovers are starting their Tuesday off with a mayjah case of “The Sads” upon learning the news that one of Broadway’s fastest-rising young stars has quietly lost her battle against cancer. Shannon Tavarez, the 11-year-old actress who played Young Nala in the Broadway production of The Lion King, died in a New York City […] Continue reading Shannon Tavarez, “Lion King” Actress, Dies Of Leukemia

Charlie O’Donnell, who has lent his voice to the syndicated nightly game show Wheel Fortune on and off since its inception 35 years ago, died at his home in Los Angeles on Sunday. He was 78. A New York deejay before switching to television when he joined Dick Clark’s “American Bandstand,” O’Donnell was the voice […] Continue reading “Wheel of Fortune” Announcer Charlie O’Donnell Dies