ARTICLES RELATING TO CELEBRITY DEATHS

MasterChef judge dies

2014-07-29 09:13

MasterChef winner and judge Ross Burden has passed away at the age of 45 in Auckland City Hospital.

Movie, TV legend James Garner dies

2014-07-20 15:22

Actor James Garner, whose whimsical style in the 1950s TV Western Maverick led to a stellar career in TV and films, has died aged 86.

Nadine Gordimer: In her own words

2014-07-15 20:00

In a wonderfully moving piece Emma Thelwell explores the mind of the wordsmith.

Michael Jackson documentary in fresh legal row

2014-07-11 01:00

A company making a Michael Jackson documentary is seeking an injunction against the late star's estate after alleging they have tried to block the sale and release of the film.

Julia Roberts blamed in sister's suicide note

2014-07-02 13:37

Nancy Motes' suicide note blamed her mother and "so-called siblings", including half-sister Julia Roberts, for sending her into a deep depression.

Veteran character actor Eli Wallach dies

2014-06-26 18:30

Actor Eli Wallach, star of Good, Bad and the Ugly and The Magnificent Seven, has died at 98.

3T ending hiatus to take up Michael Jackson legacy

2014-06-25 09:51

Michael Jackson's nephews and heirs to his musical talent say they are ready to take up his legacy, ending a 15-year hiatus prolonged by his dispute with Sony and untimely death.

Body of murdered porn star found in Italy's Lake Garda

2014-06-20 11:49

The body of a porn star has been recovered by police from Italy's Lake Garda, four months after she went missing.

Aaliyah's family furious over Lifetime TV movie

2014-06-18 20:00

Aaliyah's family has vowed to do everything in their power to stop production on a biopic about Aaliyah's life.

Top 10 things you might not know about Casey Kasem

2014-06-15 20:10

Counting down the top 10 things you might not know about radio personality Casey Kasem, the founding voice of American Top 40.

Comedian's wife says he suffered an 'acute cardiac event'

2014-06-13 20:00

The wife of Rik Mayall says he suffered an "acute cardiac event", though post-mortem results were inconclusive.

Oscar-nominated actress Martha Hyer dies

2014-06-12 08:50

Martha Hyer, an Oscar-nominated actress who starred alongside the likes of Frank Sinatra and Humphrey Bogart has died.

Godfather cinematographer Gordon Willis dies

2014-05-20 17:00

Celebrated American cinematographer Gordon Willis, best known for his work on The Godfather has died at the age of 82.

Paul Walker death: Driver's widow sues Porsche

2014-05-13 22:20

Design defects of a Porsche sports car caused the crash that killed actor Paul Walker, the widow of the car's driver has said in a lawsuit against the manufacturer.

Court appoints attorney for Paul Walker's daughter

2014-05-03 12:00

A judge appointed an independent attorney for Paul Walker's daughter to help determine who will raise the teenager in the wake of her father's death last year.

Peaches Geldof's drug dealer is being hunted by police

2014-05-02 10:28

Peaches Geldof's drug dealer is being hunted by police after it was found that heroin was likely to be the cause of her death.

 

Peaches Geldof's husband abandons home

2014-07-27 19:47

Peaches Geldof's husband Thomas Cohen is too traumatised to return to their marital home where she was found dead in April.

George Harrison memorial tree killed by beetles

2014-07-24 01:00

A tree planted in Los Angeles to honour former Beatle George Harrison has been killed — by beetles.

Elaine Stritch salty star of Broadway dies at 89

2014-07-18 10:03

Elaine Stritch, a husky-voiced actress whose performances over six decades lit up New York's Broadway and London's West End has died.

Last original Ramones member dies

2014-07-14 09:55

Tommy Ramone, the last original member of the punk band Ramones, has died at age 65.

Lou Reed's estate worth over $20m, executors say

2014-07-02 20:00

Lou Reed has left an estate worth over $20m, his executors said in a new court filing that provides a glimpse of the value of the musical rights and other assets he acquired during a more than 40-year career.

The top 5 Michael Jackson videos of all time

2014-06-25 11:12

It’s been 5 years since the King of Pop’s passing and we decided to take this opportunity to highlight his amazing videos that changed the face of music television.

Loco-Motion songwriter Gerry Goffin dies

2014-06-20 09:01

Songwriter Gerry Goffin, co-author of hits ranging from dance classic The Loco-Motion to Whitney Houston's Saving All My Love For You, has died, his ex-wife Carole King has said.

Metro FM DJ Eddie Zondi mourned

2014-06-17 08:22

Minister of Arts and Culture Nathi Mthethwa has conveyed his condolences to the family of Metro FM radio DJ Eddie Zondi.

Radio legend Eddie Zondi dies

2014-06-16 13:30
439 comments

Metro FM DJ Eddie Zondi has died after suffering a heart attack.

Actress Ruby Dee dies

2014-06-12 20:18

Her long career brought her an Oscar nomination at age 83. She also won an Emmy and was nominated for several others. Age didn't slow her down.

British comedian Rik Mayall dies at 56

2014-06-09 18:11

Rik Mayall, one of a generation of performers that injected post-punk energy into British comedy, has died aged 56.

Filmmaker and activist Nelson 'Nana' Mahomo dies

2014-06-03 14:51

Filmmaker and anti-apartheid activist, Nelson "Nana" Mahomo has died aged 84, the Association for Transformation in Film and Television has said.

Giuliana and Bill Rancic reveal that surrogate miscarried their baby

2014-06-02 12:01

Bill and Giuliana Rancic is going through a very difficult and emotional time after their surrogate suffered a miscarriage.

Tupac Shakur's final words revealed!

2014-05-23 13:38

Tupac Shakur's final words were revealed by retired Las Vegas police officer Chris Carroll who was the first to arrive on the scene when he was fatally shot in 1996.

Johnny Clegg vocalist shot dead

2014-05-18 17:16
105 comments

One of Johnny Clegg's backing vocalists has been shot and killed during a robbery in Troyville, Johannesburg.

Pixie Geldof working to get over Peaches' death

2014-05-05 05:30

Pixie Geldof has turned to work and focusing on a solo music career as she looks to distract herself following the tragic death of her sister Peaches.

 
Traffic
Lottery
 
  • Wednesday Cape Town - 20:17 PM
    Road name: MetroRail
    Due to extensive vandalism on the Central Line a limited Bus Service will operate between Nyanga/Chris Hani and Nyanga/Kapteinsklip - EXPECT DELAYS
  • Wednesday Montague Gardens - 19:58 PM
    Road name: Montague Drive
    ROADWORKS - lane closures both directions for BRT lane construction - expect DELAYS
 
More traffic reports...
 

Jobs in Cape Town [change area]

Property [change area]

Travel - Look, Book, Go!

Magical Massinga

Spend 5 nights at the gorgeous Massinga Beach Lodge in Mozambique and only pay for 4 from R13 220 per person sharing. Includes return flights, accommodation, transfers and romantic turndown. Book now!

Kalahari.com - shop online today

Up to 60% off - clearance sale!

Save up to 60% on appliances, books, electronics, toys, movies and more. Offer valid while stocks last. Shop now!

Deal of the Week!

Get bestselling John Green novels now just R99 each! Hurry and get yours while stocks last. Shop here.

Mind blowing deals on beauty & fragrances

Save up to 30% off beauty and fragrances. Offer valid while stocks last. Shop now!

Up to 50% off hair care products!

Save up to 50% on professional hair care products at kalahari.com. Offer valid while stocks last. Shop now!

30% off academic books

Score a mind blowing 30% off academic books! Offer valid while stocks last. Shop now!

OLX Free Classifieds [change area]

Samsung Galaxy s4

Mobile, Cell Phones in South Africa, Western Cape, Cape Town. Date October 24

Best bargain in big bay

Real Estate, Houses - Apartments for Sale in South Africa, Western Cape, Cape Town. Date October 25

VW Golf 6, 1.6 Trendline (Excellent condition)

Vehicles, Cars in South Africa, Western Cape, Cape Town. Date October 25

There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.
 
English
Afrikaans
isiZulu

Hello 

Create Profile

Creating your profile will enable you to submit photos and stories to get published on News24.


Please provide a username for your profile page:

This username must be unique, cannot be edited and will be used in the URL to your profile page across the entire 24.com network.

Settings

Location Settings

News24 allows you to edit the display of certain components based on a location. If you wish to personalise the page based on your preferences, please select a location for each component and click "Submit" in order for the changes to take affect.








Facebook Sign-In

Hi News addict,

Join the News24 Community to be involved in breaking the news.

Log in with Facebook to comment and personalise news, weather and listings.