Quickies!: “Kill Bill” Actor David Carradine Found Dead

  • “Kill Bill” star David Carradine, 72, was found dead this morning, hanging from a rope in his closet.[Pop Eater] — RIP Carradine.
  • James Franco bails on giving the UCLA commencement speech–just two weeks before the big day. [Perez] — He claims he has a scheduling conflict, but I think it might have to do with the fact that most of the student body protested against having him as their speaker.
  • Candace Bushnell talks to CNN about her road to success, and the bumps along the way. [CNN]

  • Finola Hughes, host of “How Do I Look?” on Style, chided Simon Cowell for his T-shirt look and said women wearing sweats to the market doesn’t “represent the female energy in a way.” [PopEater]
  • Even though they’d probably kill us, we’d still love to cuddle with these awesome creatures. [Lemondrop]