Academy Award winner Irene Cara, best known for singing the theme songs for “Fame” and “Flashdance,” has died in her Florida home, according to a statement from her publicist made on behalf of the singer’s family. She was 63. “This is the absolute worst part of being a publicist. I can’t believe I’ve had to … Read moreIrene Cara dead at 63..
James Winburn, the stunt double for the Michael Myers character in the original 1978 Halloween, died Nov. 19 following an undisclosed illness, his manager confirmed to EW. He was 85. While Nick Castle famously donned the slasher’s mask in the first film, Winburn assisted in some of the most perilous scenes, including when Dr. Samuel … Read moreJames Winburn dead at 85
Robbie Coltrane, the Scottish actor known for bringing Hagrid to life in the “Harry Potter” film franchise, has died, TheWrap has confirmed. He was 72. Coltrane is perhaps best known for his role in all eight “Harry Potter” films as Rubeus Hagrid, spending a decade bringing the gentle giant to life on the big screen. … Read moreColtrane dead at 72
Angela Lansbury dead at 96.. It is very interesting to consider that, while podcasts today have promoted this true crime fascination, it really could’ve began with Murder She Wrote back in the 20th century. It was cutting edge and must see TV. And I left an indelible mark on society and Pop culture She has … Read moreAngela Lansbury dead at the age of 96
TINSELTOWN, FOR ALL ITS MIGHT, OFTEN SUCCUMBED TO THE INFORMATION THAT NIKKE FINKE KNEW AND REPORTED.. The site she founded, DEADLINE, was a must go.. She often reminded me of the real life version of Gale Weathers, the news reporter from SCREAM. She was there for most gossipy of gossips.. the most scandalous of scandals. … Read moreNIKKI FINKE DEAD