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Character Actor Harry Dean Stanton Dies At Age 91

Character Actor Harry Dean Stanton Dies At Age 91

By Lindsey Bahr | Sep 16
Harry Dean Stanton, the shambling, craggy-face character actor with the deadpan voice who became a cult favorite through his memorable turns in "Paris, Texas," ''Repo Man" and many other films and TV shows, died Friday at age 91.

Husker Du Drummer, Singer Grant Hart Dies of Cancer

Husker Du Drummer, Singer Grant Hart Dies of Cancer

By Steve Karnowski | Sep 14
Grant Hart, the drummer and vocalist for pioneering indie rock band Husker Du, which was seen as a major influence for Nirvana, the Pixies and other bands, has died at age 56.

'Sopranos' Mobster, Veteran Actor Frank Vincent Dies at 80

'Sopranos' Mobster, Veteran Actor Frank Vincent Dies at 80

By Frazier Moore | Sep 14
Frank Vincent, a veteran character actor who often played tough guys, including mob boss Phil Leotardo on "The Sopranos," has died. He was 80.

Edie Windsor's Wife and Attorney Issue Statements on Late LGBTQ Rights Icon's Passing

Edie Windsor's Wife and Attorney Issue Statements on Late LGBTQ Rights Icon's Passing

Sep 13
Judith Kasen-Windsor, wife of Edie Windsor and Roberta ("Robbie") Kaplan, Edie Windsor's attorney, today issued the following statements on Ms. Windsor's passing today in New York. Edie Windsor was 88 years old.

Edie Windsor Dies at 88

Edie Windsor Dies at 88

Sep 12
The lawyer for Edith Windsor, plaintiff in Supreme Court case that struck down Defense of Marriage Act, says that she has died.

Royal Shakespeare Company Founder Peter Hall Dies at 86

Royal Shakespeare Company Founder Peter Hall Dies at 86

By Jill Lawless | Sep 12
Peter Hall, a visionary theater director and impresario who founded the Royal Shakespeare Company and helped build Britain's National Theatre into a producing powerhouse, has died. He was 86.

'Bloody Bloody Andrew Jackson' Composer, Lyricist Dies at 41

'Bloody Bloody Andrew Jackson' Composer, Lyricist Dies at 41

Sep 11
Michael Friedman, an Obie-winning composer and lyricist known for the musicals "Bloody Bloody Andrew Jackson" and "Love's Labour's Lost," has died. He was 41.

Pierre Berge, Magnate and Yves Saint Laurent's Partner, Dies

Pierre Berge, Magnate and Yves Saint Laurent's Partner, Dies

By Angela Charlton | Sep 8
Pierre Berge, an influential French businessman, philanthropist and gay rights activist who helped build the fashion empire of his longtime lover Yves Saint Laurent, has died. He was 86.

Kate Millett, Feminist Author of 'Sexual Politics,' Dies

Kate Millett, Feminist Author of 'Sexual Politics,' Dies

By Hillel Italie | Sep 7
Kate Millett, the activist, artist and educator whose best-selling work "Sexual Politics" was a landmark of cultural criticism and a manifesto for the modern feminist movement, has died at 82.

Gay Porn Actor Tyler Sky Dies at 26, Says GoFundMe Page

Gay Porn Actor Tyler Sky Dies at 26, Says GoFundMe Page

Sep 5
A GoFundMe page created for gay porn actor Tyler Sky says the young performer died in New York on August 27. He was 26.

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