FATHER TED ACTOR FRANK KELLY DIES AGED 77

Irish actor Frank Kelly, best known for playing foul-mouthed Father Jack Hackett on the Channel 4 show Father Ted which ran from 1995-1998, has died at the age of 77. Kelly’s death comes 18 years to the day after the…

HARPER LEE, AUTHOR OF 'TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD', DIES AGED 89

Harper Lee, author of the critically and commercially successful book To Kill a Mockingbird which was published in 1960, has died in her home-town of Monroeville, Alabama. The news was confirmed via a statement released on behalf of her family…

VANESSA HUDGENS' FATHER DIES OF CANCER A DAY BEFORE SHE STARS IN 'GREASE: LIVE'

She found fame as a result of the hugely successful High School Musical films and her chemistry with co-star Zac Efron, but Vanessa Hudgens is getting support of an entirely different kind today after she announced that her dad passed…

DAVID BOWIE HONOURED WITH HIS OWN CONSTELLATION

With one of his best loved songs being titled “Starman”, it’s fitting that David Bowie, who died of cancer last week aged 69, has been given his own constellation in tribute. The constellation features seven stars that shine in the…

CELINE DION LOSES BROTHER TO CANCER TWO DAYS AFTER HUSBAND DIES

Just days after it was announced that her husband Rene Angelil had died after a long, hard-fought battle with throat cancer a day before his 74th birthday, it has now been confirmed that Celine Dion’s older brother Daniel, 59, has…

DAVID BOWIE DOMINATES THE UK CHARTS

After news of his tragic death from cancer at the age of 69 sent shock-waves around the world, David Bowie’s latest album, Blackstar, released on his 69th birthday, has rocketed straight in at the number one spot on the UK…

MUSIC ICON DAVID BOWIE DIES OF CANCER AGED 69

Fans and fellow musicians are in mourning today following the announcement that iconic performer David Bowie has died aged 69. An official statement which was shared via social media read: “David Bowie died peacefully today surrounded by his family after…

MARK GATISS SLAMMED FOR 'SICK' CILLA TWEET

As Mycroft in Sherlock, Mark Gatiss has plenty of supporters, but the actor has now has landed himself in trouble with fans of Cilla Black. The tweet and image below was posted on December 28, and has so far been…

FORMER STONE TEMPLE PILOTS FRONT-MAN SCOTT WEILAND DIES AGED 48

Scott Weiland, former front-man of Stone Temple Pilots and Velvet Revolver, died yesterday aged 48. Weiland, who had well-documented issues with drug abuse over the years, was officially terminated from STP for good back in 2013, prior to which, during…

FIRST TRAILER FOR 'I SAW THE LIGHT' RELEASED

Ahead of its general release next March, the first trailer for the Hank Williams biopic I Saw The Light has been unveiled. Tom Hiddleston, perhaps best known for playing Loki in Avengers and the Thor films, takes on the lead…