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Star Wars actress Carrie Fisher has died

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Having suffered a heart attack on an L.A. bound flight, actress Carrie Fisher has died, according to her publicist. Famous for playing one of the most iconic characters in the Star Wars films, Fisher, who was born on October 21, 1956 in Beverly Hills, California, died on December 27, 2016. She was the daughter of Read More

Vicar of Dibley and Royle Family Actress Liz Smith Dies Aged 95

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Actress Liz Smith, best known as Mrs Cropley in The Vicar of Dibley and also Nana in The Royale Family died on Christmas Eve at the age of 95, a spokes person for the family has confirmed. Liz was born Betty Gleadle on December 11 1921 and recently celebrating her 95th birthday. Royle Family co-star Ralf Read More

Breaking News – Ex-Wham Star George Michael Dies Aged 53

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Singer George Micheal, aged 53, has died peacefully at his home today his publicist has confirmed. Thames Valley police say that the ambulance service attended his home this afternoon and that there are no suspicious circumstances. The star’s publicist said: “It is with great sadness that we can confirm our beloved son, brother and friend Read More

Broadcaster Sir Jimmy Young dies aged 95

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The long-serving DJ, who spent almost three decades at BBC Radio 2, died “peacefully at home” today with his wife Alicia by his side, a family spokesman said. Sir Jimmy was one of the original Radio 1 DJs when the station launched in 1967. Young, who had a successful music career before becoming established as Read More

Actor Gene Wilder Dies Aged 83

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Actor Gene Wilder, star of classic films such as “Willy Wonka”, “Young Frankenstein”, “Blazing Saddles” and many, many more films, has died at age 83, his family reports. Read More

Actress and Writer Caroline Aherne dies aged 52

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Comedy writer and actress Caroline Aherne has died at the age of 52. Aherne, star and writer of The Royle Family and The Mrs Merton Show, had suffered from cancer, her publicist said. The actress said two years ago that she had been diagnosed with lung cancer, having previously had bladder and eye cancer. Aherne Read More

Liver Birds and Bread writer Carla Lane dies aged 87

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Television writer Carla Lane, who created shows including 1980s Liverpool sitcom Bread, has died aged 87. The tv comedy writer from Liverpool died at Stapely Care Home today. Lane, famous for writing Bread, the Liver Birds and Butterflies, was once one of the UK’s most successful and highly paid tv scriptwriters and became a household name through Read More

Hi-De-Hi star Barry Howard dies aged 78

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Barry Howard, best known for playing Barry Stuart-Hargreaves in Hi-de-Hi!, has died aged 78. His agent said he had been suffering from blood cancer. Howard appeared in Hi-de-Hi! from 1980-86, playing one half of ballroom dancing instructor couple Barry and Yvonne. His agent praised him as “very talented” and said she would “miss him more than I Read More