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Famed Hollywood Photographer Phil Stern Dies at 95

Longtime Hollywood photographer Phil Stern has sadly passed away at the age of 95 years old.

Director Brett Ratner shared the news on Instagram on Sunday (December 14).

“My good friend pictured here passed today! #PhilStern 95 year old Legendary photographer with an amazing life! Grateful that I was there for his 95th birthday!” he wrote.

You can see photos from Phil‘s 95th birthday back in September below.

Over the course of his career, he shot tons of stars, including Marilyn Monroe, James Dean, Frank Sinatra, and Lauren Bacall.

Our thoughts go out to Phil‘s family and friends during this difficult time.

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Justin Bieber Mourns the Death of His Dog Sammy

Justin Bieber is mourning the loss of his beloved dog Sammy after the pup’s death this week.

“R.i.p Sammy 😪😢😢 you were the best puppy ever,” the 20-year-old singer captioned a photo on Instagram. The photo showed Justin as a young teenager holding Sammy as a puppy.

Within minutes of Justin posting the photo, Beliebers around the world made #RIPSammy a trending topic on Twitter.

Sammy was featured in a video interview that Justin did for Peta2 back in 2009. You can watch the clip below.


Justin Bieber Does an Interview with His Dog

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'American Gangster' Actor Eddie Rouse Dead at 60 - Report

In sad news – character actor Eddie Rouse has passed away at the age of 60 due to liver failure, according to the Hollywood Reporter.

Eddie was known for movies including Pineapple Express, American Gangster, George Washington, Observe and Report, I’m Still Here, and All the Real Girls.

Recently, Eddie had landed a role in the upcoming HBO series Westworld — which is currently in the middle of filming.

James Marsden, Anthony Hopkins, and Evan Rachel Wood are a few of the other actors set to star in Westworld.

Our thoughts are with Eddie‘s family and friends during this time.

VH1's Stephanie Moseley & Her Husband Dead After a Murder-Suicide

Dancer Stephanie Moseley, best known for her role on VH1′s Hit the Floor, is dead after her rapper husband, Earl Hayes, shot her and then himself.

According to TMZ, residents of their apartment building heard a woman screaming followed by gunshots.

Stephanie was mourned by many in Hollywood — including Chris Brown and Ashley Tisdale.

“RIP baby girl. Danced with me on tour and was always the coolest person. My prayers go out to you and HAZE family,” Chris captioned a photo of the two.

“RIP Stephanie Moseley. I’ll always remember dancing with you on #hellcats. Such a beautiful kind spirit. I’m praying for your family,” Ashley tweeted.

Bobby Keys Dead - Rolling Stones Saxophone Player Dead at 70

Rolling Stones saxaphone player Bobby Keys has passed away at the age of 70.

“The Rolling Stones are devastated by the loss of their very dear friend and legendary saxophone player, Bobby Keys,” a statement read from a rep (via ABC News). “Bobby made a unique musical contribution to the band since the 1960′s. He will be greatly missed.”

He passed away in at his home in Franklin, Tennessee and an immediate cause of death is not known. Back in October, the Rolling Stones announced new tour dates, but a statement said that Bobby would not be joining the band for their dates.

Our condolences go out to the band and Bobby’s friends and family during this time.

Mike Nichols Dead - Legendary Director of 'The Graduate' Dies at 83

Legendary director Mike Nichols has passed away at the age of 83 on Wednesday evening (November 19).

The 83-year-old award winning director – who was married to news anchor Diane Sawyer for 26 years, directed such projects on the stage, screen, and television as The Graduate, Working Girl, Who’s Afraid of Virginia Wolff, Closer, Charlie Wilson’s War, Annie, Spamalot, The Birdcage, and Angels in America. He was one of the very few people in the world to EGOT.

Mike was recently working with a frequent collaborator Meryl Streep, who said of him, there’s “no explanation of our world could be complete and no account or image of it so rich, if we didn’t have you.”

Mike leaves behind Diane, as well as three children, Daisy, Max and Jenny, and four grandchildren.

No cause of death was released at this time.

Our thoughts go out to Diane, his family, and his loved ones during this difficult time. More Here! »

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Glen A. Larson Dead - 'Magnum P.I.' Creator Passes Away at 77

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