Quantcast
 
Sara Bareilles: ‘Smile’ Precedes Billy Crystal’s Robin Williams Tribute

Sara Bareilles: ‘Smile’ Precedes Billy Crystal’s Robin Williams Tribute

By Kimberly Ripley August 26, 2014

Sara Bareilles set the tone for a somber few moments at the Emmy Awards on Monday evening. Singing ‘Smile’ as tribute was paid to those in and surrounding the industry who passed away this year, including Paul Walker, Philip Seymour …

Westboro Plans To Disrupt Robin Williams's Funeral

The Westboro Baptist Church has a habit of sticking their noses in where they don’t belong. The church group pickets funerals often and claims that certain people who murder others or take their own lives do not deserve to go …

Westboro Baptist to Picket Robin Williams' Funeral

Even though the plans for Robin Williams’s funeral haven’t be released, as the family wants a private service, the controversial Westboro Baptist Church has announced that the group will picket the beloved comedian’s funeral. This group is known for protesting …

Twitter Now Removes Images of the Dead Upon Request Twitter Now Removes Images of the Dead Upon Request

In some circumstances, upon request of the family, Twitter will now delete images of the deceased. In order for Twitter to act on any specific imagery, a few qualifications must be met. Once an immediate family member of the deceased …

Robin Williams’s Wife Shares Secret Diagnosis

When it was revealed that Robin Williams had taken his own life, many people were shocked and reacted with disbelief. Williams was known for his amazing ability to make people laugh and most people had a hard time understanding how …

Gene Simmons Apologizes for Appalling Comments

Gene Simmons, bassist for the iconic rock group KISS, has issued two apologies for appalling comments made during a recent interview about drug addiction and depression. Simmons’ comments came in an interview with Songfacts when he was asked if he …

Jessica Chastain: Robin Williams Changed Her Life

Jessica Chastain has had roles in some award-winning, critically acclaimed films, but her career as an actress might not have taken off so quickly had she not gotten a good education at Juilliard. Now, the actress has come forward with …

Minister Remembers Robin Williams's Wedding Day

The minister who married Robin Williams and his third wife Susan Schneider talked about their beautiful wedding day, recalling Williams’s great love for his new wife. The Rev. Peader Dalton told the Daily Mail Online that he first met Williams …

Pam Dawber, Other Co-Stars Remember Robin Williams

The world has reacted with shock and sadness this week to the death of Robin Williams, who was found dead in his Tiberon, California home on Monday. The 63-year-old, beloved actor’s death was ruled a suicide by hanging. Those who …

Robin Williams Had Parkinson's Disease

Days after the devastating news that actor and comedian Robin Williams committed suicide was released, his wife Susan Schneider revealed that her husband had been recently diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease. This is the same disorder that celebrities Michael J. Fox …

Frances Bean Cobain Reaches Out To Zelda Williams

Although Frances Bean Cobain was spared the grief that Zelda Williams is facing now –when her own father, Nirvana front man Kurt Cobain took his own life in 1994– Cobain offered sincere support and showed tact in her understanding of the pain the 25-year-old …

Twitter Says It’ll Work on Its Anti-Abuse Policies Twitter Says It’ll Work on Its Anti-Abuse Policies

In the aftermath of Robin Williams’ death, his daughter Zelda was pretty much driven off Twitter by a handful of horrible people. Merely hours after her father had hung himself, assholes on Twitter began sending her cruel messages and photoshopped …

Lance Armstrong Saddened By Death Of Robin Williams

As the world of movies mourn the loss of renowned actor Robin Williams, the cycling community also suffers grief in his passing. Off screen, Williams was a huge cycling enthusiast who once said he had so many bikes that he …

Robin Williams: Rep Slams Rumors of Financial Woes

Robin Williams‘s publicist vehemently denies the late actor was experiencing money difficulties before his death. “Robin had no financial problems,” said Williams’s rep, Mara Buxbaum, to The Wrap. “We should be blessed to have Robin’s financial status.” The Oscar-winning actor …

Trolls Force Zelda Williams to Abandon Social Media

As if losing her father wasn’t enough, Zelda Williams has had to endure online trolling over her father’s death, leading her to abandon Twitter and Instagram. The world was devastated when news of Robin Williams’s death was revealed Monday. The …

Robin Williams’ Wife “Utterly Heartbroken”

Robin Williams’ wife, Susan Schneider, took a moment on Monday to express the grief she felt after the loss of Robin Williams. She said, “This morning, I lost my husband and my best friend, while the world lost one of …

Frances Bean Cobain Supports Zelda Williams

Frances Bean Cobain sent a lovely message to Robin Williams’ daughter Zelda on Tuesday, offering her help should she need anything following the tragic loss of her father to suicide. Cobain was just a baby when her father, Nirvana singer …