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    R.I.P. Olympia Dukakis

    Some sad news today, as the legendary actress Olympia Dukakis has passed away at the age of 89.  Olympia’s brother Apollo Dukakis shared the news in a post on Facebook, saying “My beloved sister, Olympia Dukakis, passed away this morning in New York City. After many months of failing health she is finally at peace and with her Louis.”  Louis […] More

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    RIP Hal Holbrook

    It’s been a tough week in Hollywood, as we’ve lost several iconic stars over the last seven days. First Cloris Leachman passed on January 27th, then Cicely Tyson the next day, and then yesterday Saved By The Bell’s Dustin Diamond.  We’ve now learned of another passing of a beloved actor, as Hal Holbrook’s personal assistant Joyce Cohen confirmed to the New York Times that the actor […] More

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    Rest in Peace David Prowse

    The actor who literally embodied the greatest movie villain of all time has passed away. David Prowse, who famously wore the costume and played the role of Darth Vader in the original three Star Wars movies, has died at the age of 85, following a short illness. Prowse, discovered by Star Wars creator George Lucas after seeing […] More

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    Alex Trebek Dies at 80

    The TV world has lost one of its most recognizable faces with the passing of longtime Jeopardy! host Alex Trebek. The Ontario, Canada native announced in March 2019 that he had been diagnosed with stage IV pancreatic cancer. The official Jeopardy! Twitter account shared that Trebek “passed away peacefully at home early this morning, surrounded […] More

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    Sean Connery Dies at 90

    Screen legend Sir Sean Connery has passed away at the age of 90 in the Bahamas. A statement from his publicist, Nancy Seltzer, noted that Connery “died peacefully in his sleep surrounded by family.” The Scottish actor’s career spanned more than fifty years, earning his first acting credits in 1954 and a final mention for […] More

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    Rest in Peace Ruth Bader Ginsburg

    The United States legal system, the Supreme Court, and the world at large lost a hero last night when Ruth Bader Ginsburg passed away. The Supreme Court Justice succumbed to pancreatic cancer last night at 87 years old. Known to many as the Notorious RBG, Ginsburg was a tireless advocate for women’s rights, pioneering a […] More