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James Rebhorn Obituary Written By Actor Himself: Read His Moving, Heartfelt Goodbye


Veteran character actor James Rebhorn died on Friday from skin cancer at the age of 65, but not before a final curtain call of sorts: his own obituary. James Rebhorn’s career is familiar to many fans of film and television, spanning decades and comprised of quality roles too numerous to list here. But with his obituary, we have been given a rare glimpse into his life, as written by Rebhorn himself

Bill Murray Shouts Out Harold Ramis at Academy Awards: See His Poignant Tribute


Bill Murray gave a brief but poignant shoutout to his old friend Harold Ramis while presenting the Academy Award for Best Cinematography Sunday night. After announcing the nominees with Amy Adams, Murray added, “Oh, we forgot one: Harold Ramis for Caddyshack, Ghostbusters and Groundhog Day.” The audience roared in approval when the actor mentioned his late former colleague, who wrote all three of the aforementioned Murray comedy vehicles: Bill Murray Honors Harold Ramis When the applause quieted, Murray apologized for stealing the moment, then handed the prize to the actual 2014 Oscar winner, Gravity’s Emmanuel Lubezki

Michele Savoia Dead; Broadway Costume Designer Was 55


Michele Savoia, a 55-year-old costume designer who did costumes for such Broadway productions as Swing, Promises, Promises and Evita, has died. He apparently fell into the Hudson River while trying to board his boat in Manhattan. The New York City medical examiner’s office said late Monday that more tests are needed to pinpoint the precise cause of Michele Savoia’s death.

John Henson Dies; Son of Muppets Creator Was 48


John Henson, a puppeteer and the son of legendary Muppets creator Jim Henson, died today of a sudden heart attack. He was 48 years old. The Jim Henson Company confirmed Henson’s death on its Facebook page Saturday via the following statement: It is with great sadness that we confirm that John Henson, son of Jim and Jane Henson and brother to Lisa, Cheryl, Brian and Heather, died at age 48 of a sudden massive heart attack on Friday, February 14, while at home with his daughter

Rolling Stone to Drake: Shut Your Yap, We Told You About Cover Change!


Rolling Stone is firing back at Drake for his complaints about being dropped from the cover, saying he was told in advance that the switch was happening. Drake ripped Rolling Stone earlier today, claiming that he was unceremoniously replaced by the late Philip Seymour Hoffman on the front of the new issue. The rapper made it clear he wasn’t throwing shade on PSH, but sources close to Drizzy say “he only did the interview to be on the cover,” and feels “tricked.” He called the press “evil” in a Tweet earlier today

Chopped Recap: From Overweight to Cooking Great


Who says healthy recipes must taste disgusting? Okay, a lot of folks do. But the good people at Chopped set out to combat this myth last night, as four contestants competed on a special episode: all had recently shed a great deal of weight and all were out to prove that you can eat well and still be very satisfied