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Bob Elliott, from comedy duo Bob and Ray, dead at 92
Bob Elliott, half of the enduring television and radio comedy team Bob and Ray, has died, He was 92. Elliott, father of actor-comedian Chris Elliott, died Tuesday at his home in Cundy's Harbor, Maine, part of the town of Harpswell.
Jefferson Airplane co-founder Paul Kantner dies at age 74
Paul Kantner, a founding member of the Jefferson Airplane who stayed with the seminal San Francisco band through its transformation from 1960s hippies to 1970s hit makers as the eventual leader of successor group Jefferson Starship, has died at age 74. Ka
Abe Vigoda's 1st reported 'death' was in Calgary in 1982
Abe Vigoda first died in Calgary. It was 1982 and Vigoda, fresh off his stint in the TV show Barney Miller, was performing in The Fifth Season, a comedy about a couple of fashion designers, at Stage West. He was not, therefore, at the wrap party for the M
Abe Vigoda dead at 94
Character actor Abe Vigoda, memorable for roles in TV's Barney Miller and in The Godfather, has died at the age of 94. The cause of death was old age.
Rene Angelil remembered as 'great Quebecer,' 'the king'
The late Rene Angelil is being remembered as a "great Quebecer" who "influenced the world."
In Angelil's hometown of Montreal, Mayor Denis Coderre said flags at city hall would fly at half-mast to honour the man who "influenced the world with Quebecois
Actor Alan Rickman dies aged 69
British actor Alan Rickman, known for films including Harry Potter, Die Hard and Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves, has died aged 69, his family says.
Trudeau sings 'Jingle Bells' for P.K. Subban
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and his wife Sophie Gregoire released a recording of their rendition of “Jingle Bells” on Friday, after receiving a charity challenge from Montreal Canadiens defenceman P.K. Subban.
Met accused of whitewashing baby Jesus
A Manhattan man is suing the Met, claiming it’s committing sacrilege by depicting Jesus as a blond. “Racist” paintings portraying Christ as an “Aryan” male should be removed from the walls of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, Justin Renel Joseph argues in h
Star Trek will return to TV in January 2017
CBS Television Studios has just announced that it will be introducing a "totally new" Star Trek TV series in January of 2017, the first since Star Trek: Enterprise went off the air in 2005. This TV rebirth follows the two latest movies, and though the pre
Leon Bibb, veteran singer, Vancouver legend, dies at 93
Famed singer and civil rights activist Leon Bibb has died in his adopted city of Vancouver. Bibb grew up in Louisville, Kentucky, when racial segregation meant he had to use a separate restroom and water fountain when he was outside of the black community
Maureen O'Hara, Hollywood film star, dead at 95
Maureen O'Hara, the flame-haired Irish movie star who appeared in classics ranging from the grim How Green Was My Valley to the holiday classic Miracle on 34th Street, has died at age 95. O'Hara died in her sleep at her home in Boise, Idaho, said Johnny N
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