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Bravo Star Greg Plitt Struck & Killed by Train at Age 37

Sad news for the Bravo family – Work Out star Greg Plitt was killed on Saturday (January 17) after he was hit by a Metrolink train in Burbank, Calif.

According to NBC Los Angeles, the 37-year-old body builder, who is also currently appearing in the network’s new show Friends to Lovers, was pronounced dead at the scene, which is believed to be an accident.

“We couldn’t take our eyes off Greg Plitt after we cast him on Work out – was as nice as he was beautiful. Seemed invincible, like Superman,” Watch What Happens Live host Andy Cohen tweeted.

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

Taylor Negron Dead - Comedian Loses Cancer Battle at 57

Comedian Taylor Negron has sadly died at the age of 57 following a long battle with cancer.

The news was broken by his cousin Chuck Negron in a video he posted online, according to Deadline.

“I want to inform you that my cousin Taylor Negron has just passed away. His mother, his brother Alex and my brother’s wife Renee were all there with him. May he rest in peace,” he said in the clip.

Taylor is well known for his roles in the films Fast Times at Ridgemont High as Mr. Pizza Guy, Easy Money as Rodney Dangerfield‘s son-in-law, and the villain in The Last Boy Scout.

We send out our thoughts and condolences to Taylor‘s loved ones during this difficult time.

'Inglourious Basterds' Actor Rod Taylor Dead at 84

Longtime actor Rod Taylor sadly died on Wednesday (January 7) at the age of 84.

According to People, the Inglourious Basterds actor passed from natural causes surrounded by his family and friends. He is survived by his wife of 35 years, Carol, and their daughter Felicia, a former CNN News correspondent.

“My dad loved his work. Being an actor was his passion – calling it an honorable art and something he couldn’t live without,” Felicia told the mag in a statement.

Born in Australia, Rod appeared in more than 50 films throughout his career, including The Time Machine, 101 Dalmatians and perhaps most famously, Alfred Hitchcock‘s 1963 classic The Birds. He also acted in shows such as Walker, Texas Ranger and Murder, She Wrote.

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

U.S. Skiiers Bryce Astle & Ronnie Berlack Die in Avalanche

Bryce Astle (left) and Ronnie Berlack, two promising ski racers on the U.S. Ski Team, have died following an avalanche at an Austrian resort.

The two skiiers were development-level racers who were among a group of six athletes freeskiing at the resort when the avalanche hit. The other four were able to ski out of the slide.

Ronnie, 20, and Bryce, 19, were both outstanding ski racers who were passionate about their sport – both on the race course and skiing the mountain,” said U.S. Ski and Snowboard Association President and CEO Tiger Shaw. “Our hearts go out to the Berlack and Astle families, as well as to their extended sport family. Both of them loved what they did and conveyed that to those around them.”

You can send your thoughts to Bryce and Ronnie‘s families and friends on the U.S. Ski Team Facebook page right now.

ESPN Anchor Stuart Scott Dies at 49 After Battling Cancer

It’s a sad day in sports. Longtime ESPN anchor Stuart Scott died on Sunday morning (January 4) at the age of 49.

The SportsCenter favorite reportedly battled cancer for a long time.

“ESPN and everyone in the sports world have lost a true friend and a uniquely inspirational figure in Stuart Scott,” ESPN president John Skipper said in a statement. “Who engages in mixed martial arts training in the midst of chemotherapy treatments? Who leaves a hospital procedure to return to the set?”

He continued, “His energetic and unwavering devotion to his family and to his work while fighting the battle of his life left us in awe, and he leaves a void that can never be replaced.”

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

Little Jimmy Dickens Dead - Grand Ole Opry Star Dies at 94

Jimmy Dickens, also known as Little Jimmy Dickens, has passed away at the age of 94.

The country singer, a member of the Grand Ole Opry, died from cardiac arrest at a hospital on Friday (January 2) in Nashville, Tenn.

Before Jimmy died, he suffered a stroke on Christmas Day. He is survived by his wife, Mona Dickens and two daughters – Pamela Detert and Lisa King.

“The Grand Ole Opry did not have a better friend than Little Jimmy Dickens,” Pete Fisher, Opry vice president and general manager, said in a statement. “He loved the audience and his Opry family, and all of us loved him back. He was a one-of-kind entertainer and a great soul whose spirit will live on for years to come.”

Our thoughts go out to Jimmy‘s family and loved ones during this difficult time.

Donna Douglas Dead - 'Beverly Hillbillies' Actress Dies at 81

Donna Douglas, known for her role on The Beverly Hillbillies, has passed away at the age of 81, according to TMZ.

The actress died at her home in Louisiana, surrounded by her close friends and family on Thursday (January 1).

During Donna‘s acting career, she starred in all nine seasons of The Beverly Hillbillies and even came back for the 1981 reunion movie. She also had guest-starring appearances on other shows, such as Mister Ed, The Twilight Zone, The Adventures of Ozzie and Harriet, Adam 12, and Route 66.

Besides television, Donna was also Elvis Presley‘s co-star in the 1966 film Frankie and Johnny.

Our thoughts go out to Donna‘s family and loved ones during this difficult time.

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