Mike Hagerty, ‘Friends’ and ‘Somebody Somewhere’ actor, has died

“With great sadness, the family of Michael G. Hagerty announced his death yesterday in Los Angeles. A beloved character actor, his love of his hometown of Chicago and his family…

‘Ted Lasso’ actor Brett Goldstein visits ‘Sesame Street’

The “Ted Lasso” actor appeared with some familiar, furry friends to bake and talk about the of the Word of the Day. “Oh, I love the letter F,” Goldstein responds.…

Gilbert Gottfried, comedian and actor with an iconic voice, has died

He was 67. “We are heartbroken to announce the passing of our beloved Gilbert Gottfried after a long illness. In addition to being the most iconic voice in comedy, Gilbert…

‘The Simpsons’ will use a deaf actor and American Sign Language for the first time

Even though the characters in the show have only four fingers, they’ll use American Sign Language in the groundbreaking episode. And no, the episode was not written after “CODA,” the…

Razzies rescind Bruce Willis award after family reveals actor has aphasia

“After much thought and consideration, the Razzies have made the decision to rescind the Razzie Award given to Bruce Willis, due to his recently disclosed diagnosis,” a statement from The…

Will Smith slap: Academy initiates ‘disciplinary proceedings’ against actor over Oscars incident

“Board of Governors today initiated disciplinary proceedings against Mr. Smith for violations of the Academy’s Standards of Conduct, including inappropriate physical contact, abusive or threatening behavior, and compromising the integrity…

William Hurt, actor known for ‘Body Heat’ and ‘Kiss of the Spider Woman,’ dies

He was 71. Gerry Byrne, Hurt’s friend, confirmed news of the actor’s death to CNN. “It is with great sadness that the Hurt family mourns the passing of William Hurt,…

‘Yellowstone’ actor Forrie J. Smith will miss SAG Awards because of vaccine rules

Forrie J. Smith, who plays ranch hand Lloyd Pierce on the show, posted a video on Instagram which has since been deleted, but not before being shared on social media.…

Michael K. Williams death: Four arrested in connection to overdose death of actor

Williams, best known for his role as Omar Little on HBO’s “The Wire,” was found dead in September 2021 at his New York City apartment. The New York City Medical…

Sidney Poitier, Oscar-winning actor and Hollywood’s first Black movie star, dies at 94

Clint Watson, press secretary for the Prime Minister of the Bahamas, confirmed to CNN that Poitier died Thursday evening. Poitier overcame an impoverished background in the Bahamas and softened his…