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API/GAMMA/Gamma-Rapho via Getty Images With a career that spanned over 60 years British-born Elizabeth Taylor was the very epitome of the Hollywood star. As famous for her off-screen life as for her films, her tempestuous...

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Ari Up – RIP

October 21, 2010 | 1 Comments

Janette Beckman/Redferns/Getty Images Ari Up, lead singer for the influential British female post-punk band The Slits,  died yesterday at the age of 48 after suffering from a “serious illness”.  The last part is what seems...

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A Look Back At Adult Entertainment

October 21, 2010 | 0 Comments

Ted Thai/Time & Life Pictures/Getty Images Founder of Penthouse, Bob Guccione built a billion dollar pornographic empire which was subsequently hit by bad investment and internet competition.  He died this week at the age of...

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A Colorful Legacy Left By Dennis Hopper

June 1, 2010 | 0 Comments

Carlo Allegri/Getty Images Entertainment/Getty Images It’s difficult to imagine that Dennis Hopper looked back on his seventy four years of life and regretted not having seized each day with vigor.  He lived life to it’s...

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Love You Lena

May 11, 2010 | 0 Comments

George Karger/Time & Life Pictures/Getty Images The multi talented, actress, singer dancer, Lena Horne died this past weekend at the age of 92 in New York.  A Brooklyn girl,  Horne moved between Georgia and New...

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Lynn Redgrave, We’ll Miss You

May 3, 2010 | 1 Comments

Terrence Spencer//Time Life Pictures/Getty Images Lynn Redgrave, actress of stage, screen and television died yesterday in Connecticut at the age of 67 after a seven year battle with breast cancer.  She was seen out and...

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Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images Dixie Carter, best known for her portrayal of  Julia Sugarbaker in Designing Women, died April 10th at the age of 70 from complications arising from cancer.  Carter, a native of  McLemoresville,...

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Punk’s Not Dead: RIP Malcolm McLaren

April 8, 2010 | 0 Comments

Express/Express/Getty Images Malcolm McLaren,  perhaps Punk Rocks ultimate brand manager died today in New York City  from mesothelioma, a rare form of cancer.  McLaren and his partner, Vivienne Westwood opened a shop called Let It...

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Corey Haim 1971 – 2010

March 10, 2010 | 1 Comments

Chelsea Lauren/WireImage/Getty Images Actor Corey Haim died today from an apparent drug overdose in Burbank California.  The Canadian born actor had a history of substance abuse problems, which became very public during the filming of...

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Mary Travers On A Jetplane…

September 17, 2009 | 1 Comments

Michael Ochs Archives/Getty Images Mary Travers, the golden girl of the early 1960′ s folk movement died yesterday after a long battle with leukemia. Albert Grossman recruited Travers along with Noel “Paul” Stookey and Peter...

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Swayze’s Good Life

September 14, 2009 | 0 Comments

Terry O’Neill/Premium Archive/Getty Images While it was on the horizon for a while, Patrick Swayze’s early death on September 14th was no less impactful.  A man who was synonymous with vigor and spark, was reduced...

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Generation X Mourns John Hughes

August 6, 2009 | 0 Comments

Paul Natkin/WireImage/Getty Images The writer, director and producer for a generation died today at age 59.   John Hughes told a very American, and more specifically mid-western, tale of suburban teen life in films such as...

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Michael Jackson 1958-2009

June 25, 2009 | 9 Comments

Michael Ochs Archive/Getty Images Conflicting reports have been flying all afternoon regarding Michael Jacksons’ health, with the unfortunate conclusion coming this evening that he has in fact died.  The earths first “Moon-walker” was rushed to...

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Goodbye Farrah

June 25, 2009 | 2 Comments

Tom Wargacki/WireImage/Getty Images Succumbing to a three year battle with invasive cancer, actress Farrah Fawcett died at St. John’s hospital in Santa Monica today.  Her longtime partner, Ryan O’Neal, friend Alana Stewart and hairdresser, Mila...

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