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Ntozake Shange, Writer of
For Colored Girls
, Has Passed Away
“I don’t think there’s a day on the planet when there’s not a young woman who discovers herself through the words of my sister.”
Classic-Movie Streaming Site FilmStruck Will Shut Down Next Month
Wipes away a single, dramatic tear
Danny Leiner, Stoner Comedy Maestro, Dead at 57
He was the director behind
Harold and Kumar Go To White Castle
Dude, Where’s My Car?
Turner Has Shut Down Its Comedy Site Super Deluxe
Another internet casualty.
The Walking Dead
’s Scott Wilson Dies at 76
Wilson’s return to the show as Hershel Greene was announced just before news of his passing spread.
Ariana Grande Posts Candid Video Memorializing Mac Miller
“you were my dearest friend. for so long. above anything else.”
Ariana Grande Honors Ex-Boyfriend Mac Miller With Photo Tribute
No caption required.
Burt Reynolds, 1970s Leading Man, Dies at 82
Reynolds starred in
Deliverance, Smokey and the Bandit
Star Susan Brown Dead at 86
“It’s a very sad day in Port Charles,” says Frank Valentini, the show’s executive producer.
Broadway Giant Neil Simon Dead at 91
The Pulitzer winner wrote plays such as
The Odd Couple
Barefoot in the Park
Jesus Christ Superstar
, Craig Zadan Changed How We Saw Theater
Remembering a quiet giant of American entertainment.
Prominent Producer of Musicals Craig Zadan Has Died
Zadan passed away following complications from shoulder replacement surgery at the age of 69.
Aretha Franklin’s Life in Photos
From her legendary live shows to meetings with former U.S. presidents to hanging out backstage with Oprah.
Legendary Soul Singer Aretha Franklin Dead at 76
Franklin was the first woman to be inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame.
Nathan for You
Regular Judge Anthony Filosa Dies at 78
“I’ll never know the law right again.”
Doug Stanhope Remembers Sean Rouse, the ‘Best Comedian You’ve Never Heard Of’
“Nobody saw any of it coming.”
Writer Harlan Ellison Dead at 84
His wife, Susan, confirmed the news.
Eunice Gayson, the First Bond Girl, Dead at 90
She starred in
From Russia With Love.
Marathon Led to Anthony Bourdain Writing for
Writer Laura Lippman on the “ruse” she and her husband David Simon concocted to meet Anthony Bourdain.
CNN Will Air a Series of Anthony Bourdain Tributes
The network will also air Bourdain’s favorite episodes of his series
Chrissy Teigen, Antoni Porowski, and More Celebs React to Bourdain’s Death
“Thank you for making food so exciting. And always standing up for everything right.”
Anthony Bourdain Has Died
The reported cause was suicide.
was the show that transitioned us between the era of NBC to the era of Netflix.
Ugh, Here Are All of the TV Shows Canceled This Season
Comedies are taking a hard hit.
’s Verne Troyer Dead at 49
Troyer had long suffered from alcoholism.
Swedish DJ Avicii Dead at 28
He had retired from touring two years ago, citing health reasons.
Mitzi Shore, Owner of the Comedy Store, Dead at 87
Her son Pauly Shore reportedly took her to the Comedy Store Monday to say good-bye.
Mitzi Shore, Owner of The Comedy Store, Dies at 87
Mitzi Shore, c0-founder of The Comedy Store standup club in Hollywood, has died. Shore founded The Comedy Store in 1972 with her then-husband […]
A Eulogy for Armie Hammer’s Tracksuits, Which He Has Retired
Oh, to see without our eyes!
Jimmy Kimmel Mourns Keyboard Cat: ‘The Last Good Thing Left in the World […]
Yesterday, the world lost an internet superstar with the news that our beloved Keyboard Cat had died, so during last night’s Jimmy Kimmel Live, […]
Remembering Nanette Fabray
In the early 1940s, when Nanette Fabray was in her early 20s, she was touring with a musical revue called Meet the People. By chance one night, […]
RIP Barry Crimmins
A month after revealing on Twitter that he’d been diagnosed with cancer and that his prognosis wasn’t a good one, comedian, activist, political […]
Bud Luckey, Oscar-Nominated Animator Who Designed
’s Woody, Dead at 83
In addition to the classic Pixar cowboy, Luckey designed characters for
A Bug’s Life
’s Emma Chambers Dead at 53
Due to “natural causes.”
Olivia Cole, Emmy Award–Winning
Actress, Dead at 75
She also appeared in
Backstairs at the White House
Rose Marie, Show-Business Legend, Dead at 94
“Three years old to 94 years old. That’s pretty good. I love my business. I love everything I have done,” she recently told Vulture.
A Eulogy for Armie Hammer’s Twitter, Which He Has Deleted
Push me to the edge, Armie Hammer’s Twitter account is dead.
Project Runway Season-One Contestant Wendy Pepper Has Died
The fashion designer died November 12 at 53.
last night on late night
Jimmy Fallon Breaks Into Tears While Paying Tribute to His Late Mother, Gloria
“She was the best audience, she was the one I was always trying to make laugh.”
Actor, Dead at 84
Hillerman won an Emmy and Golden Globe for his
This Week’s ‘Tonight Show’ Tapings Canceled Following the Death of Jimmy […]
Jimmy Fallon is taking the week off to mourn the death of his mother. According to Entertainment Weekly, this week’s tapings of The Tonight […]
Jimmy Fallon’s Mother, Gloria, Dies One Day After Canceled
She was 68.
New Orleans Rock-and-Roll Icon Fats Domino Dies at 89
Domino received a Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award in 1987, and was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 1986.
Robert Guillaume, Voice of
’s Rafiki and Star of
, Dies at 89
Guillaume won Emmys for his work on ABC’s
and its spinoff
Parks and Recreation
Actor Dead at 56
Due to a “serious fall” that occurred earlier this week.
Ralphie May Dies at 45
Sad news: TMZ is reporting that standup Ralphie May died today of cardiac arrest after battling pneumonia over the last six weeks. “We are […]
Tom Petty’s ‘Free Fallin’’: The Guitar Part Everyone Learns How to Play
Every guitarist learns how to play Tom Petty’s “Free Fallin’.”
Monty Hall, Host and Co-Creator of
Let’s Make a Deal
, Dead at 96
Hall hosted the game show for nearly 5,000 episodes.
Founder Hugh Hefner Dead at 91
He launched the magazine that helped kick off the sexual revolution and fashioned himself into one of the movement’s icons.
Bernie Casey, Football Player and
Revenge of the Nerds
Actor, Dead at 78
Casey’s film credits included
Never Say Never Again,
Bill and Ted’s Excellent Adventure.