Posts Tagged ‘RIP’

Wes Craven: 1939 – 2015

Wes Craven RIP

Wes Craven, the horror maestro who gave us The Hills Have Eyes, A Nightmare on Elm Street, and Scream, passed away yesterday at the age of 76 as the result of brain cancer. Having left his mark on several decades of horror, Craven was one of the most influential and talented directors in the business.

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R.I.P. Legendary Composer James Horner


Some sad news hit us late last night when we learned that composer James Horner had died in a plane, he was 61. His assistant Sylvia Patrycja posted on Facebook: “We have lost an amazing person with a huge heart and unbelievable talent,” Patrycja posted on Facebook on Monday night. “He died doing what he

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R.I.P. Christopher Lee, Legendary British Actor Dies at 93


Veteran actor Christopher Lee has passed away at the age of 93. With over 280 acting credits over the course of his career, including Gremilns 2 and his outstanding performance as Saruman in Peter Jackson’s Lord of the Rings trilogy, it’s safe to say you have likely seen Lee on screen before. He also worked

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R.I.P. Ellen Albertini Dow AKA Rapping Granny From THE WEDDING SINGER


Some sad news this morning, we have learned that Ellen Albertini Dow, who appeared in more than 100 shows and movies, died yesterday at 101 years old reports Deadline. She’s probably best known for her role as the rapping granny in Adam Sandler‘s The Wedding Singer. Albertini Dow studied acting with Michael Shurtleff and Uta

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Leonard Nimoy: 1931 – 2015

Leonard Nimoy

It’s with an extremely heavy heart that we must announce the passing Leonard Nimoy at the age of 83. When I was a young lad my father introduced me to Star Trek and I immediately fell in love with it.  We had a TV but our reception amounted to a grand total of zero channels,

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R.I.P. Legendary Director Mike Nichols

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Legendary director Mike Nichols has passed away at age 83. The Academy Award-winning director’s first feature was the critically acclaimed Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf in 1966, while he made his biggest hit with The Graduate a year later. He is one of the few people to have won an Emmy, a Grammy, a Tony

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R.I.P. Joan Rivers Has Died at 81


Joan Rivers passed today away after complications during vocal cord surgery. Joan’s daughter Melissa Rivers took her mom off life support so she could pass comfortably in a private room reports TMZ. “It is with great sadness that I announce the death of my mother, Joan Rivers. She passed peacefully at 1:17pm surrounded by family

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