Kenny Rogers Dead at 81

Sad news for the music world. Country singer-songwriter Kenny Rogers has died. He  was 81 years old. His family shared the sad news on social  media this morning. The Grammy winning singer is best known for hits such as “Lucille,” “Lady,” “Islands in the Stream”  “The Gambler.” TVGrapevine sends love, thoughts and prayers to his family.

Lyle Waggoner Dead at 84

Sad news for Hollywood today. Lyle Waggoner, known for his roles in Wonder Woman and The Carol Burnett Show,  has died.He was 84 years old. According to TMZ, the former Playgirl centerfold died surrounding his wife and sons. He reportedly died of an undisclosed illness. He appeared in several other TV shows and movies, including […]

Hollywood Blvd. Superman Christopher Dennis Will Be Laid To Rest Saturday, December 7th! Service Is Open To The Public

Christopher Dennis, AKA Hollywood Boulevard Superman, will be laid to rest with a funeral service at the Old North Church on Saturday, December 7th at 12pm, Forest Lawn Memorial Park, 6300 Forest Lawn Drive. A benefactor, who wishes to remain anonymous, came forward with a generous gift to fulfill Dennis’s final wishes, and Chris will be buried in his costume. The service is open to the public. “Chris and I spoke of his final wishes, as many friends do. He had expressed it was his wish to be buried, in his costume. His wife, Bonnie Finkenthal Dennis, and I hoped to be able to do so, but the cost was prohibitive for us, even with the crowdfunding campaign but we worked hard to make that happen and kept on hoping for a miracle,” said director Vlad Kozlov. “I was surprised, shocked, and delighted for Chris when an anonymous benefactor came forward to cover the majority of the funeral costs, and that, combined with the crowdfunding campaign donations, will enable Christopher to get the sendoff he hoped to have, and he will be buried in his Superman …

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Actor Tim Conway Dead at 85

Sad news for Hollywood today. Carol Burnett star Tim Conway has died, TVGrapevine learned. He was 85 years old. While the official cause of death has not been released, it is said the actor suffered from dementia. Us Weekly also reported that he had complications from normal pressure hydrocephalus shortly before he passed away. His […]

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Star Wars Actor Peter Mayhew Dead at 74

Sad news for Hollywood tonight. Peter Mayhew,  best known for his role of Chewbacca in the Star Wars franchise, has died. He was 74 years old. The actor’s cause of death was not available at press time, but it is said he died on April 30. His family shared the news of his death on […]

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Director John Singleton Dead at 51

Sad news for Hollywood tonight. John Singleton, best know for directing hits such as Boyz N The Hood, Four Brothers and 2 Fast 2 Furious, has died, TVGrapevine has learned. He was 51 years old. The famed director suffered from a stroke earlier this month and was taken off life support today. According to Us […]

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MeTV Remembers Burt Reynolds with GUNSMOKE Tribute Sept 10-15

(Chicago, IL) September 7, 2018 – MeTV pays tribute to the life and legacy of charismatic actor and starBurt Reynolds with a special week of his memorable role in the Western drama television seriesGunsmoke.  Six tribute episodes starring Reynolds will air Monday, September 10, through Saturday, September 15, from 1pm–2pm ET/PT. Starring as Quint Asper, MeTV Remembers Burt Reynolds in his 1960s… Read More

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