Celebrity Deaths

Drew Barrymore’s Half-Sister Found Dead of Apparent Suicide

Posted Wednesday July 30, 2014 9:10 AM GMT

It’s a sad time for Drew Barrymore's family, as her half-sister Jessica Barrymore was discovered lifeless in her car on Tuesday morning (July 29).

According to a report, the 48-year-old woman was seated in the vehicle surrounded by “dozens of white pills,” and when a neighbor couldn’t wake her, she called the police.

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Peaches Geldof Died Of a Heroin Overdose

Posted Wednesday July 23, 2014 9:55 AM GMT

After an official autopsy, the British coroner ruled that Peaches Geldof's death was the result of a heroin overdose.

The official cause of death was released on Wednesday (July 23) after the 25-year-old passed away in her home in Kent on April 7.

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Philip Seymour Hoffman Didn’t Want His Kids to Rely on Trust Fund

Posted Monday July 21, 2014 3:13 PM GMT

Not wanting his children to grow up with too many privileges, Philip Seymour Hoffman reportedly left his fortune to longtime partner Mimi O’Donnell.
The Oscar winner died of an accidental overdose in February and according to court documents, left his $35 million dollar earnings with Mimi, who is also the mother of their children.

Hoffman’s accountant David Friedman made the revelation attorney James Cahill Jr. who was appointed by the court to represent the actor’s three kids: Cooper, Tallulah and Willa.

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Stars Remember Acting Legend James Garner

Posted Monday July 21, 2014 8:15 AM GMT

Hollywood is in mourning this Monday (July 21) after the loss of acting legend James Garner. “The Notebook” star passed away on Saturday night at his Los Angeles, CA at the age of 86.

His publicist, Jennifer Allen, said James died of natural causes.

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Elaine Stritch Passes Away at 89

Posted Thursday July 17, 2014 1:30 PM GMT

With a lust for life and one of the most magnetic personalities in showbiz, Elaine Stritch lived a long, full and successful life that ended today (July 17).

The 89-year-old Broadway and screen actress died at her home in Birmingham, Michigan, as confirmed by Julie Keyes, a close friend.

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Johnny Winter Passes Away at 70

Posted Thursday July 17, 2014 10:00 AM GMT

He spent seven decades blessing the world with his wonderful guitar-playing goodness, and sadly Johnny Winter died on Wednesday (July 16).

The Texas blues legend was found in a Zurich, Switzerland hotel room in the midst of an extensive world tour.

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“Harry Potter” Actor Dave Legeno Passes Away at 50

Posted Friday July 11, 2014 1:45 PM GMT

Given his rugged role of werewolf Fenrir Greyback in the “Harry Potter” movie franchise, it seems nothing could get the better of Dave Legeno .

However, the 50-year-old British actor’s dead body was discovered on Sunday (July 6) by two hikers in Death Valley.

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“Glee” Actress Becca Tobin’s Boyfriend Matt Bendik Found Dead

Posted Friday July 11, 2014 9:10 AM GMT

Tragedy has once again struck the “Glee” family as Becca Tobin's boyfriend Matt Bendik passed away in his Philadelphia hotel room.

According to a TMZ source, the 35-year-old nightclub owner was in the City of Brotherly Love for a business trip this week, and a hotel maid found his body when she entered his room to clean on Thursday (July 10).

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