Celebrity Deaths

Philip Seymour Hoffman: A True Artist

Posted Monday February 3, 2014 9:50 AM GMT

The entertainment world suffered a massive loss when Philip Seymour Hoffman died on Sunday (February 2), and the 46-year-old thespian made an indelible mark on the film industry during his far-too-short career.



Stars Take to Twitter to Remember Philip Seymour Hoffman

Posted Sunday February 2, 2014 9:00 PM GMT

As news of the passing of Philip Seymour Hoffman began to spread, stars from all over the spectrum took to Twitter to morn the talented actor and director.

Many expressed disbelief, while others sent thoughts and prayers to Philip's family. See what celebrities had to say below, and stay linked to GossipCenter for further updates.


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Philip Seymour Hoffman Dead; Family Releases Statement

Posted Sunday February 2, 2014 3:07 PM GMT

Bringing heartache to Hollywood, actor and director Philip Seymour Hoffman was found dead in his Manhattan apartment today (February 2).

The 46-year-old reportedly enrolled in a 10-day drug detox treatment program last year for substance abuse, which began with prescription pills, and eventually escalated to heroin.


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Pete Seeger Passes Away

Posted Tuesday January 28, 2014 2:53 PM GMT

It’s still early in the year and already we’ve lost a prolific force in the music realm as folk singer Pete Seeger has died.

The much-loved musician was 94 years old when he passed away on Monday (January 27) at New York Presbyterian Hospital.


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"Shipping Wars" Star Roy Garber Dies at Age 49

Posted Sunday January 19, 2014 12:39 PM GMT

Bringing shocking news to the cast and viewers of "Storage Wars," the wheeling and dealing show's star, Roy Garber passed away on Friday (January 17), after suffering a heart attack.

TMZ has reported that the 49-year-old A&E trader was sped to a Texas hospital after his heart attack, but passed away shortly after, due to ongoing bouts he has reportedly had with a heart condition.


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Dave Madden of "The Partridge Family" Dies at 82

Posted Friday January 17, 2014 12:43 AM GMT

Adding to the growing list of Hollywood stars we've lost in 2014, Dave Madden passed away on Thursday (January 16).

At age 82, he died in Florida of congestive heart and kidney failure after a long illness.


“Gilligan’s Island” Professor Russell Johnson Passed Away

Posted Thursday January 16, 2014 4:50 PM GMT

Fans knew him as the Professor on “Gilligan’s Island,” and sadly we learned that Russell Johnson has died.

The 89-year-old actor’s death was confirmed by his agent on Thursday afternoon (January 16).


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Playboy Model Cassandra Lynn Hensley Has Died

Posted Thursday January 16, 2014 3:25 PM GMT

She was a beautiful woman with all kinds of success on her horizon, but sadly Cassandra Lynn Hensley passed away on Wednesday (January 15) in Los Angeles.

The Playboy Playmate, who served as Miss February 2006, was reportedly found floating in a friend’s bathtub and paramedics couldn’t revive her.


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