Yesterday, Robin Williams was found dead in his California home. Cops were called to the home just before noon. Williams death was ruled a suicide by asphyxiation and today we are getting the details as to the chain of events. Sources familiar with the situation say that he hung himself. Robin’s wife Susan left early Monday morning to run errands. After she left Robin’s personal assistant came to their home…… Read More!
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Academy Award winning actor, Robin Williams, known for his work in classic comedies like Mrs. Doubtfire and Jumanji, was found dead today in his Tiburon, CA home. He was only 63. “Robin Williams passed away this morning. He has been battling severe depression of late,” his publicist said in a statement. “This is a tragic and sudden loss. The family respectfully asks for their privacy as they grieve during this very difficult…… Read More!
Legendary radio personality, Casey Kasem, reportedly died today at the age of 82 years old. “Early this Father’s Day morning, our dad Casey Kasem passed away surrounded by family and friends,” Kasem’s children — Kerri, Mike and Julie — wrote in a statement released by Kasem’s representative, Danny Deraney. Kasem had been hospitalized in Washington state for two weeks suffering from Lewy body disease, the most common type of progressive dementia after…… Read More!
Legendary actress Ruby Dee has passed away today in her New Rochelle, NY home. Ruby was a poet and screenwriter. She won a Grammy, an Emmy … and also received the National Medal of Arts and the Kennedy Center Honors. The Hollywood and Broadway legend who appeared in such films as “A Raisin in the Sun”, “Do the Right Thing” , “Jungle Fever” and “American Gangster” was surrounded by family at the time…… Read More!
Cali Swag District Member JayAre died yesterday from complications of sickle cell anemia. JayAre, born Cheron Childs, was admitted into the hospital on Thursday where he suffered a seizure, fell into cardiac arrest and died. JayAre is the second member of the Cali Swag District trio to pass away. Member M-Bone was shot and killed in a drive by shooting in May 2011. Remaining member, Smoove, announced JayAre’s passing via social…… Read More!
Beloved poet and activist, Maya Angelou, has passed away this morning at the age of 86 years old. The Angelou family posted to her Facebook page… “Dr. Maya Angelou passed quietly in her home before 8:00 a.m. EST. Her family is extremely grateful that her ascension was not belabored by a loss of acuity or comprehension. She lived a life as a teacher, activist, artist and human being. She was…… Read More!
Our condolences to Snoop Dogg who lost his Uncle June Bug yesterday at an LA hospital. Uncle June Bug, who was 70 years old, was often seen dancing on stage during Snoop Dogg’s performances as well as during television appearances with the rapper. “rip uncle junebug . greatest to ever do it !!! heaven wouldn’t be the same without u !” Snoop tweeted last night, breaking the news to fans.…… Read More!
In disturbing news today, actress Julia Roberts’ and her family are mourning the death of her half-sister Nancy Motes, 37, who was found dead inside of a home on Sunday afternoon. Motes is seen above holding a photo of her and Julia. Although a possible drug overdose is suspected, officials said they don’t know for sure how Motes died just yet. Lt. Larry Dietz says Nancy Motes was found dead…… Read More!
Fast & Furious star Paul Walker died in a fatal car crash months ago but before doing so, he made sure his daughter would be set for life. Paul’s will left his 15 year old daughter, Meadow, the inheritor of his $25 million estate. We’ve obtained a copy of Paul Walker’s will. Walker left his entire estate — $25 mil — to his 15-year-old daughter Meadow. Paul’s dad — the…… Read More!
Anna Gordy Gaye, ex-wife of the legendary Marvin Gaye and older sister to Motown’s Berry Gordy, has passed away early this morning. Sources close to the family say Anna died in her Los Angeles home of natural causes. Families discovered her death around 3am. Marvin and Anna divorced in 1977. They have one son together. Marvin said his hit song “Pride and Joy” was inspired by his courtship of Anna back…… Read More!
Although Fast & Furious star died last week, the 7th installment of the film will continue according to its director. TMZ caught up with James Wan as he was leaving LAX this weekend where he says the film is still a go, they’re just looking at options for Walker’s character. Wan says they are exploring two options. One would be to keep the footage they have of Walker’s character and…… Read More!