Celebrity Deaths

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.


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.


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.


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.


“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.


“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).


"Bachelor" Star Gia Allemand's Death Sparks Suicide Prevention Awareness

Posted Wednesday July 2, 2014 9:50 AM GMT

It was nearly one year ago when GossipCenter reported on the tragic death of "The Bachelor's" Gia Allemand's death. Despite plenty of negative press regarding her mental state, the late star's suicide brings awareness to the pertinent issue and how to prevent it.

Gia suffered from a disorder called PMDD (Premenstrual Dysphoric Disorder), which the Mayo Clinic defines as “a severe, sometimes disabling extension of premenstrual syndrome (PMS) that causes extreme mood shifts that can disrupt work and damage relationships.”


Eli Wallach Passes Away at 98

Posted Wednesday June 25, 2014 11:40 AM GMT

He truly watched Hollywood evolve over a century and sadly Eli Wallach died on Tuesday (June 24) at 98 years of age.

While his most famous work may have been “The Good, The Bad and The Ugly,” Wallach spent over sixty years performing in movies, television and stage productions.