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  • Emmys 2014 In Memoriam was very moving
    Emmys 2014 In Memoriam: Mickey Rooney, Maya Angelou, late actors honored (video)
    The long list of entertainers in the Emmys 2014 In Memoriam segment had people remembering how many talented individuals were lost over the past year. The list of entertainers in 2014, had everyone thinking about the impact that television has on...
  • Billy Crystal to give Robert Williams tribute in Emmys In Memoriam segment
    Billy Crystal to give Robert Williams tribute in Emmys In Memoriam 2014 segment
    The Robin Williams tribute offered by Billy Crystal will be tough for fans watching the 66th Primetime Emmy Awards airing on Monday night. Not because the moment won’t be special, but it will bring a sense of finality as the Primetime Emmys...
  • Robin Williams
    In Memoriam: Robin Williams (1951-2014)
    Every once in a while a performer comes along who really strikes at the core of people. These performers stand the test of time, have their careers span decades, and find themselves into the collective hearts and minds of the general public....
  • Stars, producers, authors, critics come out as Broadway dims lights for Ruby Dee
    Stars, producers, authors, critics come out as Broadway dims lights for Ruby Dee
    Broadway Global shares live video as Broadway dimmed its lights for Actress, Activist, Poet, Playwright Ruby Dee. It was destined that "A Raisin In The Sun" has enjoyed a rave revival on Broadway this seaon. Emmy, Obie, Grammy, Drama...
  • Broadway Global and Theatre Chat exclusive on 2014 Tony Awards
    Tony Awards presented 'in Memoriam' during commercial break at Radio City
    Broadway Global will share a few exclusive articles on The 2014 Tony Awards. The first must address the Tony Awards producers who offered the following statement to Playbill.com. "The Tony Awards presented the 'in Memoriam' segment...
  • ‘Roger Rabbit’ star Bob Hoskins dies at 71
    ‘Roger Rabbit’ star Bob Hoskins dies at 71
    Oscar-nominated character actor Bob Hoskins has died, reports CNN, among other outlets. The veteran thespian died of pneumonia two years after having retired from acting following a diagnosis of Parkinson’s Disease. He was 71.Hoskins was...
  • 2014 Oscars In Memoriam segment included Bette Milder
    Oscars 'In Memoriam' tribute; Bette Midler sings 'Wind Beneath My Wings' (video)
    At the 86th Annual Academy Awards on Sunday night you couldn't hear a pin drop when the In Memoriam tribute came on at the Dolby Theater in downtown Hollywood. It was a moment of honor for those men and women in the business who passed on...
  • ‘Ghostbusters’ star/writer Harold Ramis dead at 69
    ‘Ghostbusters’ star/writer Harold Ramis dead at 69
    Harold Ramis, best-known for playing opposite Bill Murray in the eighties comedy hits “Stripes” and “Ghostbusters,” has died at the age of 69. Ramis succumbed to complications from autoimmune inflammatory vasculitis, a rare...
  • Movie icon Peter O’Toole dead at 81
    Movie icon Peter O’Toole dead at 81
    Irish actor and screen legend Peter O’Toole has died in London at the age of 81. The New York Times reports that O’Toole’s daughter says he had been ill for some time. A cause of death has not been released.The son of an Irish...
  • Bestselling thriller author Tom Clancy dies
    Bestselling thriller author Tom Clancy dies
    Tom Clancy, the author of numerous bestselling “techno-thrillers,” including “The Hunt for Red October,” “Patriot Games” and “Clear and Present Danger” has died. He was 66. The New York Daily News...
  • An Appreciation: James Gandolfini 1961-2013
    An Appreciation: James Gandolfini, 1961-2013
    Actor James Gandolfini was laid to rest earlier this week in New York City. What follows is a tribute to him."He's a goodfella. He's one of us," says Ray Liotta's Henry Hill character during the closing half hour of Martin...
  • Roger Ebert cartoon
    A tribute to Roger Ebert
    I first read a Roger Ebert review in the early 90's. My parents had bought a computer program called Cinemania, an interactive CD-ROM (remember how exciting that was?) It was a film encyclopedia that among other things, collected movie reviews...
  • Richard Griffiths
    'Harry Potter' veteran Richard Griffiths passes away
    Actor Richard Griffiths, perhaps most well known by this generation for portraying the vile Uncle Vernon Dursley in the Harry Potter film franchise, has passed away.Griffiths died March 28th, 2013 after complications with heart surgery. He was 65...
  • In Memoriam: Celebrity Deaths 2012
    In memoriam: Celebrity deaths in 2012
    This year the world said goodbye to many famous celebrities. In memoriam, we fondly remember these 35 legends that died in 2012.Legendary rhythm and blues singer Etta James died January 20, 2012, just five days before her 74th birthday. She died...
  • In Memoriam Notable Celebrity Deaths of 2012 (Video)
    Notable celebrity deaths of 2012 (Video)
    2012, like any other year, had its share of notable celebrity deaths. As the year winds down, it's natural to pause and reflect upon those famous faces who passed on during the past 12 months.But a closer look reveals that 2012 was notable in...