Jerry Stiller, veteran comic and Ben"s father, has died at 92

Actor announced his dad's death on Twitter. Jerry played Arthur on the long-running sitcom "King of Queens" and Frank Costanza on "Seinfeld.".....»»

Category: topSource: tmzMay 11th, 2020

AP NEWSBREAK: Actress Anne Meara, mom of Ben Stiller, dies

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Actress and comedian Anne Meara, whose comic work with husband Jerry Stiller helped launch a 60-year career in film and TV, has died. She was 85......»»

Category: topSource: yahooMay 25th, 2015

Anne Meara Dies: Actress, Ben Stiller"s Mother and Jerry Stiller"s Wife Was 85

Anne Meara, a veteran TV and comedy film actress and mother of Ben Stiller and wife of Jerry Stiller, has died at age 85. Meara, who was also a comedienne, had recurring roles on shows........»»

Category: moviesSource: eonlineMay 26th, 2015

Actor and comedian Jerry Stiller has died of natural causes, Ben Stiller says

Actor and comedian Jerry Stiller has died due to natural causes, his son, actor Ben Stiller said in a tweet. He was 92......»»

Category: break-upsSource: tmzMay 11th, 2020

Comedian Kevin Meaney Dead At 60 — Stars Pay Respects To Veteran Stand-Up Comic And Actor

Longtime stand-up comedian and actor Kevin Meaney died on Friday, according to media reports. The cause of death has not yet been disclosed, but the veteran funnyman passed away in his home in New York City. He was 60 years old. Related: Martin Cast Mou.....»»

Category: gossipSource: perezhiltonOct 23rd, 2016

Kevin Meaney Dies: Veteran Comic And Actor Was 60

Tributes from colleagues and friends poured out tonight following the news that comedian Kevin Meaney has died. The veteran stand up comic, whose acting credits include numerous animated television series and the Tom Hanks film Big among others, and who a.....»»

Category: topSource: deadlineOct 22nd, 2016

"One Day at a Time" actor Pat Harrington Jr. dies after Alzheimer"s struggle

(Reuters) - Pat Harrington Jr., the veteran comic actor who won an Emmy Award for playing nosy but endearing apartment building super Dwayne Schneider in the long-running TV situation comedy "One Day at a Time," died at the age of 86, his daughter said on.....»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 19th, 2017

Ben Stiller’s mom died at the age of 85

Ben Stiller’s mom Anne Meara died at the age of 85. Cause of death is unknown. Meara was famous for her act on “The Ed Sullivan Show” in the 1960s with her husband Jerry Stiller. Source.....»»

Category: topSource: accesshollywoodMay 30th, 2015

‘My wonderful, foul-mouthed dad’

A FRIEND chatted to a “happy” Rik Mayall half an hour before he died, it has emerged, as the comic icon’s daughter paid loving tribute to her father......»»

Category: topSource: news.auJul 18th, 2019

Remembering the legacies of Jerry Stiller and Little Richard

It's hard to imagine what comedy would have been like without Jerry Stiller. Even harder to imagine rock-n-roll without Little Richard. Jim Axelrod looks back at two men who kept us entertained for decades......»»

Category: feudsSource: tmzMay 11th, 2020

Irrfan Khan, of "Slumdog Millionaire," "Life of Pi," has died at 54

Veteran character actor was one of Bollywood's best-known exports to Hollywood......»»

Category: feudsSource: tmzApr 29th, 2020

Brian Dennehy, veteran actor of stage and screen, dead at 81

Brian Dennehy, a versatile character actor whose career spanned five decades, has died at the age of 81, his talent agency confirmed......»»

Category: break-upsSource: tmzApr 16th, 2020

Danny Goldman, voice of Brainy Smurf and "Young Frankenstein" actor, dies at 80

Danny Goldman, a veteran actor who voiced the character of Brainy Smurf in the popular 1980s animated series "The Smurfs," has died, his longtime agent Doug Ely confirmed to CNN......»»

Category: break-upsSource: tmzApr 14th, 2020

Ellis Marsalis Jr., famed jazz family"s patriarch, has died at 85

One of his six sons, Ellis Marsalis III, says his father succumbed to pneumonia brought on by COVID-19.....»»

Category: feudsSource: tmzApr 2nd, 2020

Mark Blum, actor in "Desperately Seeking Susan" and "You," dies of coronavirus complications

Mark Blum, a veteran stage actor known for films including "Desperately Seeking Susan" and "Crocodile Dundee," has died due to complications from Covid-19, according to a statement released by the Screen Actors Guild......»»

Category: feudsSource: tmzMar 27th, 2020

Sophia Myles, "Dr. Who" actress, says dad died of coronavirus

Sophia Myles had been using social media to share updates about her father's health and also used it to announce his passing......»»

Category: feudsSource: tmzMar 23rd, 2020

Kirk Douglas dies at 103

Actor Michael Douglas announced Wednesday that his father, Hollywood legend Kirk Douglas, has died. He was 103 years old. John Blackstone takes a look back at his long career......»»

Category: topSource: tmzFeb 5th, 2020

"Mame," "Hello, Dolly!" composer Jerry Herman has died at 88

The Tony Award-winning composer wrote the cheerful, good-natured music and lyrics for such classic shows as "Mame," "Hello, Dolly!" and "La Cage aux Folles.".....»»

Category: break-upsSource: tmzDec 27th, 2019

John Witherspoon, comedian and actor who starred in "Friday," has died at 77

Actor and comedian John Witherspoon, whose hilarious takes on father-figure characters made for iconic scenes in a number of movies and television shows including "Friday," died at his home Tuesday, a family spokesperson told CNN......»»

Category: feudsSource: tmzOct 30th, 2019

Comedian John Witherspoon has died at 77

"He was a legend in the entertainment industry and a father figure to all who watched him over the years," his family said.....»»

Category: feudsSource: tmzOct 30th, 2019

John Clarke, "Days of Our Lives" star, dead at 88

Veteran "Days of Our Lives" star John "Jack" Clarke has died, a representative for his daughter told CNN......»»

Category: feudsSource: tmzOct 22nd, 2019