ARTICLES RELATING TO CELEBRITY DEATHS

5 memorable movie roles of Mickey Rooney

2014-04-08 19:00

Mickey Rooney might be best remembered for his ceaseless ups and downs, his dramatic failures and his many comebacks.

Peaches Geldof found dead

2014-04-07 19:48

Peaches Geldof, the daughter of musician Bob Geldof and late television presenter Paula Yates, has died aged 25, the BBC reports.

Rolling Stones tour of Australia back on

2014-04-04 09:23

The Rolling Stones announced their tour of Australia and New Zealand, which was postponed after the suicide of Mick Jagger's girlfriend, has been rescheduled for October and November.

L'Wren Scott's ashes divided between Mick Jagger and family

2014-03-31 22:00

L'Wren Scott's brother Randall Bambrough has revealed her ashes were divided between himself and Sir Mick Jagger, and he will take some of her remains to be buried with their parents in Utah.

L'Wren Scott's sister says Mick Jagger 'hijacked' the funeral

2014-03-27 15:28

L'Wren Scott's sister Jan Shane has blasted Sir Mick Jagger for "hijacking" her funeral and insisted the wishes of the designer's family should have been respected.

Investigation concludes that speed is to blame for Paul Walker's death

2014-03-26 00:02

The Porsche carrying Fast & Furious star Paul Walker was travelling at about 145km/h when it veered out of control and crashed into a light pole, an investigation has shown.

Rolling Stones to lose $10m after cancelling tour

2014-03-25 13:59

The Rolling Stones are set to lose about $10m after cancelling their tour of Australia and New Zealand following the death of Mick Jagger's girlfriend L'Wren Scott.

Widow of Errol Flynn dies in Jamaica

2014-03-25 08:32

Patrice Wymore Flynn, actress and widow of screen legend Errol Flynn, has died at 87 in Jamaica.

Police re-examining evidence in Kurt Cobain's death after new photos emerge

2014-03-24 15:44

Police are re-examining evidence in the death of Nirvana rocker Kurt Cobain, who is believed to have taken his own life in April 1994.

Homeland actor dies

2014-03-24 07:56

James Rebhorn, the prolific character actor whose credits included Homeland has died at age 65.

Ex-lover of L'Wren Scott says she hated adopted life

2014-03-20 16:00

An ex-lover of L'Wren Scott believes her issues stemmed from childhood because she "struggled" to deal with being adopted as a child by a Mormon family.

 

Salsa legend Cheo Feliciano dies

2014-04-17 16:30

Puerto Rican salsa legend Cheo Feliciano has died in a car accident, prompting the governor of the US territory to declare three days of mourning.

Michael Jackson's mom to pay promoter $800 000

2014-04-15 09:25

Michael Jackson's 83-year-old mother Katherine has agreed to pay over $800 000 to tour promoters AEG Live for costs incurred to defend a failed lawsuit she brought.

Peaches Geldof's ashes to be scattered alongside her mom's

2014-04-14 15:00

Peaches Geldof's ashes are to be scattered alongside her mother Paula Yates' in the grounds of Davington Priory, Kent because the area held many happy memories for the family.

Police have revealed that Peaches Geldof's post-mortem is inconclusive

2014-04-09 13:58

A post-mortem examination on Peaches Geldof, who was found dead in her home two days ago, has proved inconclusive "pending toxicology tests", police have said.

Lily Allen leads tributes to Peaches Geldof

2014-04-08 07:50

Lily Allen has led tributes to Peaches Geldof, following her sudden and unexplained death.

Peaches was wild and bonkers, says dad Bob Geldof

2014-04-07 20:20

Peaches Geldof's father, concert organiser Bob Geldof, has said that his daughter, who was found dead in her home, was wild, funny, clever, witty and bonkers.

Hollywood legend dies aged 93

2014-04-07 07:35

Mickey Rooney, the child actor who became the world's top box-office star, has died.

Album of unheard Michael Jackson songs to be released in May

2014-04-01 08:49

Eight previously unreleased songs by the late Michael Jackson will be part of a new album, Xscape, the singer's estate and Sony Music Entertainment's Epic Records have said.

Dynasty soap star Kate O'Mara dies

2014-03-31 10:34

British actress Kate O'Mara, best remembered in the United States for her role in long-running 1980s TV soap Dynasty, has died in England aged 74.

No drug court for man arrested amid Philip Seymour Hoffman probe

2014-03-27 13:25

A jazz musician arrested on heroin possession charges amid an investigation into Philip Seymour Hoffman's death has lost a bid to have the case handled by a New York drug court.

Mick Jagger mourns girlfriend L'Wren Scott at private LA funeral

2014-03-26 08:27

A grieving Mick Jagger bid farewell to his fashion designer girlfriend L'Wren Scott, in a private funeral with family and celebrity friends a week after she killed herself.

L'Wren Scott's sister is furious over Los Angeles burial

2014-03-25 17:30

L'Wren Scott's sister Jan Shane claims she has been "frozen out" of funeral plans for the late designer and insists her late parents would have wanted her to be buried in Utah.

GWAR frontman Dave Brockie found dead in Virginia home

2014-03-25 09:33

Dave Brockie, who as "Oderus Urungus" fronted the alien-costumed heavy metal band GWAR during graphic and fake-blood-soaked stage shows for more than three decades, has died.

Rolling Stones plan Paris gig after postponing tour Down Under

2014-03-24 21:00

The Rolling Stones have said they will play Paris' Stade de France in June for the first time since 2007, after postponing a tour Down Under due to the death of Mick Jagger's girlfriend.

Preparations begin for L'Wren Scott's funeral

2014-03-24 08:43

L'Wren Scott's coffin has been moved from a Manhattan funeral home, two days after Sir Mick Jagger's daughter Karis was spotted visiting cemeteries in Los Angeles.

Homeland actor dies

2014-03-24 07:16

James Rebhorn, the prolific character actor whose credits included Homeland, Scent of a Woman and My Cousin Vinny, has died.

Paul Walker's mother wants guardianship of his daughter

2014-03-20 15:05

Paul Walker's mother has filed court documents seeking legal guardianship of his 15-year-old daughter Meadow because she believes the teenager's mum Rebecca Soteros is an alcoholic.

 
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