Posts tagged "robin williams"

Robin Williams’s Widow & Children Spar Over His Estate

Robin Williams’ third wife is fighting with his children over assets from his estate. Williams’ will left one of his properties to his wife and the other to his…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | February 3, 2015 - 11:00 am

Robin Williams’ Son Zac Speaks In New People Interview

Robin Williams is featured on the cover of the latest issue of “People” magazine. This week’s issue centers around the late actor and comedian’s son Zak in a new interview.

Celeb Dirty Laundry | December 17, 2014 - 1:15 pm

Robin Williams’ Kids Are “Trying To Stay Strong”

Robin Williams’ eldest son Zak Williams told People that he and his family are doing their best to carry on since the actor’s passing. Williams said it’s important to him…

Claire Hannum | November 21, 2014 - 6:30 pm

5 Things I’ve Learned About Suicide Since My Dad Took His Own Life

Ever since I heard about Robin Williams’ devastating suicide, I’ve been thinking about this post and how I was going to write it. I’ve thought about it as I was drifting…

Melissa Blake | September 14, 2014 - 1:00 pm

The Soapbox: Calling Suicide Selfish Is Selfish

Selfish (adj.): Lacking concern for others; concerned chiefly with one’s own personal profit or pleasure.
Death is not profitable or pleasurable. It’s just nothing. It’s just not suffering. It…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | August 21, 2014 - 12:00 pm

An Open Letter To Zelda Williams: You Are A Survivor — And So Am I

Deleting your Twitter is the best thing you could’ve done, but I hope this letter still finds you.
Dear Zelda,
When I heard the news, I thought of you. I realize… | August 20, 2014 - 11:15 am

Robin Williams’ Wife: He Was Suffering The Early Stages Of Parkinson’s

Robin Williams’ wife, Susan Schneider, released a statement today sharing that the comedian was sober at the time of his suicide and had been battling the beginnings of Parkinson’s…

Claire Hannum | August 14, 2014 - 6:00 pm

Major PR Firm Encourages Businesses To Profit Off Robin Williams’ Death

Today in tastelessness: Edelman, the largest PR firm in the world, published a blog post encouraging businesses and mental health agencies to capitalize on Robin Williams’ death with a…

Claire Hannum | August 13, 2014 - 6:00 pm

It’s A Shame That Some Obituaries Focus On Lauren Bacall’s Beauty & Love Life Over Her Talent

Two Hollywood legends passed this week — Robin Williams, 63, on Monday morning, and Lauren Bacall, 89, on Tuesday night. They died in extremely different ways, but both were household…

Jessica Wakeman | August 13, 2014 - 2:00 pm

That Time Robin Williams Became Buds With Koko The Gorilla

In light of Robin Williams’ passing on Monday, The Gorilla Foundation reminded the world that the actor touched more than just human hearts with his talent and kindness. Back in…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | August 13, 2014 - 10:30 am

A Paul Simon Song For Every Moment In Your Life

It’s been an emotional week. When, on Monday night, I heard that Robin Williams was dead, I surprised myself by feeling real sadness for this guy I hadn’t known. Because, of course,…

Jana Pollack | August 13, 2014 - 10:00 am

Zelda Williams Leaves Social Media Over Fake Images Of Her Dead Father

Last night, Robin Williams’ daughter Zelda announced she is abandoning Twitter — although the account is still up — after at least two users posted digitally altered photos claiming…

Jessica Wakeman | August 13, 2014 - 9:30 am

Robin Williams Was A “Shell” In The Days Just Before His Suicide

According to Robin Williams’ neighbor, the actor was “very drawn and thin” and only a “shell” of himself in the throes of severe depression the weekend before his tragic…

Claire Hannum | August 12, 2014 - 7:00 pm

Depression, Suicide & What I Do When I Need To Get Through The Day

I have struggled with depression and suicidal ideation for years. My darkest period was as recent as 2013. In fact, there was a day last September when I let my…

Carrie Nelson | August 12, 2014 - 3:23 pm

Robin Williams’ Friends & Loved Ones Memorialize The Actor

As news of Robin Williams death at 63 from suicide spreads around the world, loved ones are remembering the actor, who by all accounts was one of the nicest people with…

Jessica Wakeman | August 12, 2014 - 12:30 pm

Robin Williams Struggled With Depression, Addiction

Robin Williams had checked into the Hazeldon Addiction Treatment Center in Minnesota in June to help with a “deep, dark depression” and his ongoing struggles with alcohol addiction. Williams…

Jessica Wakeman | August 12, 2014 - 10:30 am

Hollywood Mourns Robin Williams On Twitter

Hollywood, including Robin Williams’ “Crazy Ones” costar, Sarah Michelle Gellar (above), took to Twitter upon hearing of the tragic passing of Robin Williams to suicide. Here are just a few…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | August 11, 2014 - 9:17 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

Robin Williams Thinks He Wore It Best

Kim Kardashian’s floral Met Ball gown was certainly a lot of look, but did it look familiar? Robin Williams’ thinks so and he’s sure he wore it best. [Twitter]…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | May 8, 2013 - 9:20 am

Quickies!: Vince Vaughn Goes Down, Robin Williams Has A Heartache

You should see what Vince Vaughn can do with an ice cream cone! Oh yeah, and he’s getting married to Kyla Weber, a real estate agent. Expect Jennifer Aniston to…

Annika Harris | March 5, 2009 - 10:00 pm