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Drew Barrymore’s Half Sister Jessica Reportedly Found Dead in California

A woman found dead in a car in National City, Calif. on Tuesday morning is believed to be the half-sister of Drew Barrymore.

According to 10News, Jessica Barrymore was unresponsive in the driver’s seat of a car parked in front of a driveway. Her body was discovered by a woman who was trying…

Peggy Truong | July 30, 2014 - 11:07 am

Rihanna Mourns Deceased Child Actress

Rihanna has had her good days and bad days over the last couple of years. Yesterday was definitely one of her bad days.
The “Who’s That Chick” singer took to her Twitter account on Tuesday to mourn the passing of 11-year-old Broadway actress and personal acquaintance Shannon Tavarez, who lost her battle with acute…

| November 3, 2010 - 12:39 pm

Gary Coleman’s 5 Funniest Late-Career TV Moments (VIDEO)

Whether on or off the screen, Gary Goleman—who passed away on Friday at the age of 42—never stopped entertaining us. In his memory, we present five prime Gary Coleman moments from the later part of his life.
5. GARY DOES DIVORCE COURTGary Coleman’s marriage to younger bride Shannon Price was not without its troubles.

Alex Blagg | May 30, 2010 - 10:00 am

Dennis Hopper Dead at 74

Actor Dennis Hopper died in his Venice, California, home on Saturday morning following a lengthy battle with prostate cancer. He was 74.
Following roles in the James Dean films Rebel Without a Cause and Giant, Kansas native Hopper went on to star in the countercultural classic Easy Rider and had a substantial supporting role…

Celebuzz | May 29, 2010 - 12:02 pm

Celebs React to Gary Coleman’s Death on Twitter (PHOTOS)

The World was stunned on Friday morning to hear about actor Gary Coleman’s sudden death at the age of 42. Celebrities have taken to their Twitter accounts to express their sadness over the popular child star’s passing.To see what the stars have to say about the horrible news, click into our gallery. Feel free to…

Celebuzz | May 28, 2010 - 2:15 pm

Remembering Gary Coleman: A Life in Pictures (PHOTOS)

Show business suffered a tragic loss on Friday, when Gary Coleman passed away at the age of 42 after being hospitalized for a head injury.
Coleman came to prominence in the role of Arnold on the ’70s sitcom Diff’rent Strokes, but he never stopped entertaining the world, both in various movie and television roles…

Celebuzz | May 28, 2010 - 12:55 pm

Gary Coleman Dies At 42

RadarOnline is reporting that Gary Coleman has passed away. He was 42.
Coleman was hospitalized in Utah earlier this week for a head injury following a fall. He slipped into a coma while in the hospital and now his family has reportedly taken him off life support.
The Illinois native was perhaps best…

Alex Blagg | May 28, 2010 - 12:15 pm

Corey Haim Found Dead at 38 of Apparent Drug Overdose

Actor Corey Haim, who rose to fame in the 1980s in such movies as The Lost Boys and Lucas, died in the early-morning hours on Wednesday. It’s suspected that Haim, who had struggled with substance abuse in the years following his ’80s heyday, died of a drug overdose, though an autopsy is still pending.

Celebuzz | March 10, 2010 - 7:10 am

Celebrities Express Their Grief Over Brittany Murphy’s Death

Brittany Murphy’s friends and show-business colleagues shared their shock, sadness and condolences today, as word spread of the actress’ tragic death at the age of 32 from cardiac arrest. Among those expressing their grief via Twitter were Murphy’s former boyfriend and Just Married co-star, Ashton Kutcher, Lindsay Lohan and Jessica Simpson. Their responses are collected…

Celebuzz | December 20, 2009 - 3:02 pm

Michael Jackson’s Son Witnessed His Death

Michael Jackson’s 12-year-old son witnessed his father’s death last Thursday, and thought he was kidding around!
His oldest son, Prince, saw his father collapse and didn’t realize he was being serious, a family insider tells The NY Post. When he did, he stood “in a trance” while Jackson’s personal doctor, Dr. Conrad Murphy, attempted…

Betsy Waldman | June 30, 2009 - 6:45 am

Michael Jackson Was ‘So Happy’ The Night Before His Death

Michael Jackson spent his final night alive doing what he loved—singing and dancing.
The “King Of Pop” spent the evening of June 24 at the Staples Center in downtown Los Angeles, practicing for his upcoming string of comeback concerts at the O2 arena in London.
Despite Jackson showing up three hours late for…

Celebuzz | June 26, 2009 - 3:00 pm

UPDATE: Michael Jackson Has Died

UPDATE: TMZ now reports that Michael Jackson has died, at the age of 50.
Jackson was rushed to the hospital this afternoon after suffering a cardiac arrest at his Holmby Hills residence in Los Angeles. Apparently Jackson had no pulse when paramedics arrived, and though they administered CPR in the ambulance on the way…

Celebuzz | June 25, 2009 - 2:45 pm

Farrah Fawcett, R.I.P.

UPDATE: Farrah Fawcett’s longtime companion, Ryan O’Neal, has issued a statement  about Fawcett’s passing.
“She’s gone. She now belongs to the ages,” O’Neal says. “She’s now with her mother and sister and her God. I loved her with all my heart. I will miss her so very, very much. She was in and out…

Regan Stephens | June 25, 2009 - 10:00 am

Ed McMahon R.I.P.

Ed McMahon, who served as Johnny Carson’s sidekick on the Tonight Show for three decades, died around midnight on Tuesday, according to his publicist. He was 86.
McMahon, who suffered a series of financial setbacks that nearly left him homeless last year, had been battling cancer. Goodnight, funnyman. …

Celebuzz | June 23, 2009 - 6:22 am

Bea Arthur, 1922-2009

CNN reports that Bea Arthur, star of television’s Maude and The Golden Girls, has died. She was 86.
Arthur’s spokesperson, Dan Watt, confirms that the actress passed away on Saturday morning in her Los Angeles home with her family by her side. Arthur had been battling cancer.
No funeral arrangements have been made…

Celebuzz | April 25, 2009 - 2:40 pm

Tim Russert: Why He Died

UPDATE: Seems Tim Russert’s death couldn’t have been prevented and signs of impending doom escaped even his doctors. People magazine reports the iconic journalist had recently been examined and had passed a stress test, even working out on a treadmill on the morning of his passing.
“Russert, age 58, was known to have asymptomatic…

Celebuzz | June 16, 2008 - 2:41 pm