Michael Clarke Duncan
The bodyguard-turned-actor, best known for his Oscar-nominated performance in The Green Mile, died September 3rd from respiratory failure, weeks after suffering cardiac arrest. The ‘gentle giant’, who appeared in major films like Armageddon, The Scorpion King, and The Whole Nine Yards, was just 54 years old. Duncan is survived by his fiancé, TV personality Omarosa Manigault.
Natalie Portman delivered the 2015 Harvard Class Day speech and boy, did she deliver.