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Jennifer Hudson And The Color Purple Cast’s Tribute To Prince Will Give You Major Chills

Waking up this morning was tough because a couple seconds after hitting the snooze button on my alarm and rubbing the sleep from my eyes, I remembered: Prince is dead.

Amelia McDonell-Parry | April 22, 2016 - 9:56 am

Breaking News: Prince Has Died At Age 57 [UPDATED]

No. NO NO NO. NOOOO.

Amelia McDonell-Parry | April 21, 2016 - 4:00 pm

RIP: Bobbi Kristina Brown Has Died At Age 22

Bobbi Kristina Brown, the 22-year-old daughter of the late Whitney Houston and R&B singer Bobby Brown, passed away yesterday, nearly six months after she was found unresponsive in a bathtub…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | July 27, 2015 - 9:30 am

RIP Cindy Mancini: “Can’t Buy Me Love” Actress Amanda Peterson Has Passed Away

Nooooooo! Amanda Peterson, star of one of my favorite ’80s movies of all time, “Can’t Buy Me Love,” was found dead ather home in Greeley, Colorado, yesterday. She was 43 and her cause of…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | July 7, 2015 - 10:30 am

The Thrill Is Gone: BB King Dead At 89

BB King, whose scorching guitar licks and heartfelt vocals made him the idol of generations of musicians and fans while earning him the nickname “King of the Blues,” died late…

Newser | May 15, 2015 - 11:45 am

How Joan Rivers Should Be Laid To Rest, According To Joan Rivers

“When I die (and yes, Melissa, that day will come; and yes, Melissa, everything’s in your name), I want my funeral to be a huge showbiz affair with lights, cameras,…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | September 4, 2014 - 6:20 pm

RIP: Joan Rivers Has Passed Away At Age 81

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Legendary female comic Joan Rivers…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | September 4, 2014 - 4:46 pm

Breaking News: Actor Robin Williams Dead In Apparent Suicide

Absolutley heartbreaking news to report this evening: actor Robin Williams, 63, was found dead this morning at his home in Marin County, California. The reported cause of death is axphyxia,…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | August 11, 2014 - 7:19 pm

Elaine Stritch, Star Of The Broadway Stage And “30 Rock,” Has Died

Actress Elaine Stritch passed away today at age 89. An outspoken Broadway star, Tony Award nominee, style icon, and Jack Donaghy’s mom on “30 Rock,” Elaine was a woman who…

Claire Hannum | July 17, 2014 - 1:45 pm

RIP: Tony Gwynn, San Diego Padre & Baseball Hall Of Famer, Dies From Cancer At Age 54

We don’t usually write a whole lot about sports news on The Frisky, but an exception must be made for legendary baseball player Tony Gwynn, who passed away today after…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | June 16, 2014 - 12:30 pm

Designer L’Wren Scott Found Dead Of Apparent Suicide

Fashion designer L’Wren Scott, known for her gorgeous red carpet dresses, was found dead today in her New York City apartment, hanged in an apparent suicide. The 47-year-old designer was…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | March 17, 2014 - 1:00 pm

RIP: Harold Ramis, 69, Has Died

Harold Ramis, the comedic genius behind “Candyshack” and “Groundhog Day,” not to mention one of the stars of “Ghostbusters,” has passed away at age 69. [Celeb Dirty Laundry]

Amelia McDonell-Parry | February 24, 2014 - 5:30 pm
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