celebrity deaths

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The iconic psychic, whose real name was Youree Harri, had been battling cancer that spread to her liver and lungs. READ MORE »


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I have never had a desire to smell like Britney Spears, Paris Hilton, or Mariah Carey—so I know I am not the target market for celebrity perfumes. Celebrity colognes make even less sense to me—I just can’t imagine wanting to smell like George Clooney, Tim McGraw, or Antonio Banderas. Apparently, I don’t know what I… READ MORE »


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As Amy Winehouse’s album Back to Black climbs back onto the charts and whispers begin about a treasure trove of unreleased songs, Winehouse’s family has a hunch about what we might find in her toxicology report—that she died from alcohol withdrawal. They believe that laying off the alcohol cold turkey may be what caused Winehouse’s… READ MORE »


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Yesterday was a very sad day for “Jackass” fans. Ryan Dunn, one of the stars of the show and movies, was killed in a car crash when his Porsche skidded off the road and over a guardrail just outside Philadelphia. Shortly before the accident, Dunn had Tweeted a photo of himself and two friends—one of… READ MORE »


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At Elizabeth Taylor’s funeral yesterday, the proceedings began exactly 15 minutes late. On purpose—this was one of Elizabeth’s final requests. “She even wanted to be late for her own funeral,” a spokesperson explained. Considering her renown, the ceremony was small and limited to friends and family. Apparently, Colin Farrell gave a reading. Then Elizabeth was… READ MORE »


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Back in 1990, Elizabeth Taylor came close to dying from pneumonia. Twenty-one years and many health scares later, it feels so surreal that the iconic actress is actually gone. For many of us, it’s affecting news and not just because she was in too many amazing movies to count—but because she was so herself.
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Very sad news out of Hollywood this morning. Legendary actress and humanitarian, Elizabeth Taylor, has died at the age of 79. Best known for her roles in movies like “Cat on a Hot Tin Roof,” “BUtterfield 8,” and “Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?”, Taylor also spent the last 30 years of her life raising money… READ MORE »


Entertainment

Rapper Nate Dogg, who is best known for his smooth-voiced collaborations with Dr. Dre, Snoop Dogg, 50 Cent, and, above, Warren G, died yesterday after a battling health problems for a number of years. He was 41. Nate Dogg — born Nathan D. Hale — suffered from two strokes in the last few years,… READ MORE »


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Sad face. Leslie “Don’t Call Me Shirley” Nielsen died this weekend from complications from pneumonia. Apparently, Nielsen was a science-fiction movie actor before he discovered his comedy genius in the classic “Airplane!” and went on to make spoof flicks like the “Naked Gun” and “Police Squad!” Sigh. Those movies are totally what I watch… READ MORE »


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It’s been more than a year since Michael Jackson died, and in December his posthumous album Michael will be released. So yesterday, Oprah sat down with the King of Pop’s parents and children and asked them to share things the world didn’t know about Michael. After the jump, some surprising things that were said. … READ MORE »


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You may not know Rich Cronin, the frontman of the late ’90s group LFO, by name—he never hit it as big as some of his fellow boy banders. But if you watch the video for LFO’s biggest hit, “Summer Girls,” you will quickly recognize him as the one who likes girls who wear Abercrombie… READ MORE »


Style

There’s only one look that works for clothes by Frank Rodriguez, Anna Nicole Smith’s personal designer: buxom and blond. But since Anna Nicole is dead, Rodriguez is heading to TV land for the next best thing. He’s searching for an Anna Nicole look-alike to fill his pink, bedazzled dresses. The reality show competition will be… READ MORE »


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The Department of Public Health is now investigating the deaths of Brittany Murphy and Simon Monjack. [TMZ]
Christina Applegate showed off her baby bump at the “Cats & Dogs” premiere. [Starpulse.com]
It appears Sean Penn and model Jessica White are back on. [PopEater] … READ MORE »


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It turns out that Simon Monjack died from acute pneumonia and severe anemia, which were the exact same things that his wife Brittany Murphy died of five months prior! The Los Angeles County Coroner also said that there were some prescription drugs in his system—just like Murphy—but not in lethal levels. What are the chances… READ MORE »


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As if the death of Gary Coleman weren’t tragic enough, his funeral has been canceled. [PopEater]
What kind of erotica are you reading? Hopefully, not bad erotica. Here’s how to tell. [Em & Lo]
Did Jessica Biel hit it or miss it in her toga at “The A-Team” premiere? [HuffPo] … READ MORE »


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“A lot of people sit there and say, ‘Yeah, she pushed him.’ This and that. People are so cruel, they don’t even know. I was upstairs, he was downstairs. How am I going to push him? … The doctors told us that even if they had done surgery on him, he would’ve died. He would’ve… READ MORE »


News

Over the weekend, Corey Haim’s mom went public, saying that the coroner’s office told her Corey had an enlarged heart and water in his lungs. But it will be a while before a final cause of death is determined. Meanwhile, details continue to surface about just how bad Corey’s prescription pill addictions were. “We know… READ MORE »


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Yesterday, we shared with you 10 classic Corey Haim flicks. Apparently, Corey had shot a new one before he died, which will come out in mid-April. In “Decisions,” Corey played Lou Andreas, a corrupt cop lacking in social graces. Check out a clip above. “Corey… READ MORE »


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