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American rapper Coolio, known for the cult hit Gangstas Paradise, died at the age of 59.
Coolio started making music in the 1980s, but cemented his place in hip hop history when he recorded Gangstas Paradise in 1995.
Actress Louise Fletcher, who won an Oscar for her role in the 1975 film One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest, has died at the age of 88.
In 1976, the actress won the Academy Award for Best Actress for her portrayal of ruthless nurse Mildred Ratched in Foreman’s adaptation of Ken Kesey’s 1962 novel of the same name. The film also won Best Picture, Best Director, Best Actor and Best Screenplay that year.
French reiser Jean-Luc Godard died at the age of 91. He was a key figure in the filmmaking movement that revolutionized cinema in the late 1950s and 60s.
Best known for his iconoclastic, seemingly improvised shooting style, as well as his unyielding radicalism, Godard made his mark with a series of increasingly politicized films in the 1960s, before enjoying a career revival in recent years, with films such as Film Socialism and Goodbye to the Language has experimented with digital technology.
Charlbi Dean eraser, known for the series Black Lightning and the film Triangle of Sadnessshe died suddenly at the age of 32.
Her screen career began in 2010 when she appeared in a comedy Spudstarring Troye Sivan.
She reprized her role in the 2013 sequel and then appeared in the CBS TV series Elementary. Dean also appeared in films Don’t sleep and An Interview With Godbefore taking on one of her most famous roles, Syonides in the CW series Black Lightning.
Actor Robert LuPone, who is remembered for his role in the cult series “The Sopranos”, died at the age of 76 after a battle with bolus.
LuPone died on Saturday after a three-year battle with colon cancer. The news was confirmed by the influential theater company MCC Theater, which the actor founded 40 years ago.
American actress Anne Heche died at the age of 53. He will be remembered for his roles in the films Donnie Brasco, Cat Fight and in the remake of the film Psycho.
American actress Anne Heche died seven years after she was seriously injured in a car accident on August 5. The news was confirmed by her family, after which they previously announced that Heche would be taken off life support.
Olivia Newton-John, an Australian star who gained flattering status, but also fame, in the cult musical Brilliantdied at the age of 73 after a battle with cancer.
In the 70s and 80s of the last century, she was considered a sex symbol, and in the cult film Brilliant, she played alongside John Travolta, the actor Sandy Olsson, after which she enjoyed world fame.
In addition to a career that included winning four Grammys and selling more than 100 million records, Olivia will also be remembered as an activist.
American actor Paul Sorvino, known for his role in the movie “Goodfellas”, died at the age of 83 on Monday morning with his wife Dee Dee Sorvino by his side.
“Our hearts are broken, there will never be another Paul Sorvino, he was the love of my life and one of the greatest entertainers to ever grace the screen and stage,” she said in a statement.
“I am completely devastated,” Dee Dee wrote separately on Twitter, “The love of my life and the most wonderful man who ever lived is gone. My heart is broken.”
British actor David Warner, best known for his roles in films The Omen and Titanicdied at the age of 80 as a result of cancer.
He is also known for the films Time Bandits (1981), Tron (1982) and Time After Time (1979).
Actor Gregory Itzin, who appeared in the series Friends and 24, died at the age of 74.
Itzin played Charles Logan in the series “24”, and was twice nominated for an Emmy Award. In the series Friends, he played the role of Theodore Hannigan.
He first appeared in Star Trek in 1993. In the coming years, he played five roles: Ilon Tandro, Hain, Dysek, Sopek and Admiral Black.
Actor Tony Sirico, best known for his role as Paulie Gualtieri in the series The Sopranosdied at the age of 79.
Sirico also starred in Woody Allen’s films: Bullets Over Broadway, Mighty Aphrodite, Everyone Says I Love You, Deconstructing Harry, Wonder Wheel, as well as Martin Scorsese’s Goodfellas, etc.
Actor James Caan, who played Sonny Corleone in the revolutionary epic The Godfather from 1972, died at the age of 82.
The deep news about the death of the American actor appeared on his official Twitter profile.
It is with great sadness that we inform you of Jimmy’s death on the evening of July 6th. The family appreciates the expressions of love and sympathy and asks that you continue to respect their privacy during this difficult time, the post said.
Top American actor Ray Liotta died today at the age of 67.
The world media reports that he died in his sleep in the Dominican Republic where he was filming the movie “Dangerous Waters”.
Liotta became famous for his role in Martin Scorsese’s crime classic Goodfellas, where he performed one of the iconic scenes.
Hollywood actor Fred Ward, known for numerous roles in film and television, died at the age of 79.
His first major role was in the 1979 Clint Eastwood film Escape from Alcatraz.
He is also known for the films The Comforter (1981), Journey into Space (1983), Trembling (1990), Henry and June (1990), The Game (1992), Heart of Thunder (1992), Short Cuts (1993), Naked Piglet 33 : Konana uvreda (1994), Dva pitojla (2013) and others.
Veteran Chinese actor Kenneth Tsang has died in Hong Kong. He was 86 years old.
He was best known internationally for his roles in the 2002 James Bond film Die Another Day, the 1989 John Woo film The Killer, the 2001 Rush Hour 2 opposite Jackie Chan and Chris Tucker, and The Replacement Killers from 1998 which also starred Chow Yun-Fat and Mira Sorvino.
American actor Rio Hackford died at the age of 52 after a battle with bolus.
He has had numerous roles in films, series and television shows, including Jonah Hex, Swingers, Treme and The Mandalorian.
He also appeared in the movie Pretty Woman with Julia Roberts, which was also the role that opened the door to his acting career.
American actor and stand-up comedian Gilbert Gottfried died at the age of 67 after a long illness.
Gottfried started his comedy career in the American show “Saturday Night Live”, and gained fame in the 80s with his role in the sitcom “The Cosby Show”. A unique voice was lent to the parrot Iago in the 1992 Disney animated film ‘Aladdin’
American actress Estelle Harris, who played George’s mother Estelle Costanza in Seinfeld and was the recognizable voice of Mrs. Potato Hadd in the Toy Story franchise, died on April 2 of natural causes at the age of 93.
She has appeared in many large and small animated projects, including films such as Brother Bear (2003) and Tarzan II (2005) and series such as Hercules, The Wild Thornberrys and Godzilla: The Series (all 1998).