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Jason Wingreen Dead - Voice of Star Wars' Boba Fett Dies at 95

Jason Wingreen, the man who voiced the character Boba Fett in Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back, has died at 95.

The actor was also well known for playing the role of Harry the bartender on both All in the Family and Archie Bunker’s Place.

Jason died on Christmas Day (December 25) at his home in Los Angeles, his son confirmed to The Hollywood Reporter.

Other classic television series that Jason appeared on included The Twilight Zone, The Untouchables, Matlock, The Fugitive, Star Trek, and Ironside.

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

Natalie Cole Dead -- 'Unforgettable' Singer Passes Away at 65

Natalie Cole, a talented singer, actress, and daughter to Nat “King” Cole, passed away Thursday evening (December 31), according to TMZ.

“It is with heavy hearts that we bring to you all the news of our Mother and sister’s passing. Natalie fought a fierce, courageous battle, dying how she lived..with dignity, strength and honor. Our beloved Mother and sister will be greatly missed and remain UNFORGETTABLE in our hearts forever,” her family said in a statement.

The 65-year-old singer had been battling multiple illnesses over the past few years. She underwent a kidney transplant but it appears that her health continued to deteriorate despite the surgery.

The singer was best known for her R&B and jazz hits including “This Will Be” and her virtual duet with her late father “Unforgettable”.

Our thoughts and prayers go out to Natalie Cole‘s family through this difficult time.

Wayne Rogers Dead - 'M.A.S.H.'s Trapper John Dies at 82

Wayne Rogers has sadly died at the age of 82.

The actor was best known for playing the role of Trapper John McIntyre on the hit series M.A.S.H. for the first three seasons.

Wayne died on Thursday (December 31) in Los Angeles due to complications from pneumonia, his publicist told THR.

After playing the role of a doctor on M.A.S.H., he went on to playing another doctor on the CBS series House Calls. He went on to have movie roles in Cool Hand Luke, Chamber of Horrors, and others. He also co-produced several of Neil Simon‘s most successful Broadway shows.

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

Lemmy Kilmister Dead - Motorhead's Frontman Died at 70

Lemmy Kilmister, who is well known as the singer from Motorhead, has passed away at age 70.

The 70-year-old singer passed on Monday (December 28), the band confirmed in a tribute on Facebook, revealing he had an aggressive form of cancer.

“There is no easy way to say this…our mighty, noble friend Lemmy passed away today after a short battle with an extremely aggressive cancer. He had learnt of the disease on December 26th, and was at home, sitting in front of his favorite video game from The Rainbow which had recently made it’s way down the street, with his family. We cannot begin to express our shock and sadness, there aren’t words,” the Facebook post read.

Lemmy‘s Motorhead bandmate Phil Taylor died just last month.

News broke when Ozzy Osbourne tweeted about Lemmy‘s passing.

“Lost one of my best friends, Lemmy, today. He will be sadly missed. He was a warrior and a legend. I will see you on the other side,” Ozzy tweeted.

Our thoughts are with Lemmy‘s friends and loved ones during this time.

Meadowlark Lemon Dead - Harlem Globetrotters Legend Dies at 83

Meadowlark Lemon, one of the legendary Harlem Globetrotters players, has died at age 83.

The basketball star’s wife Cynthia Lemon confirmed to The New York Times that he passed away on Sunday (December 27) in Scottsdale, Ariz.

Meadowlark joined the team in 1954 when he was just 22 and he was dubbed the “Clown Prince of Basketball.” He stayed with the team for nearly 25 years before leaving in 1978 after more than 16,000 games.

“For a generation of fans, the name Meadowlark Lemon was synonymous with the Harlem Globetrotters,” said Globetrotters CEO Kurt Schneider (via ESPN). “He was an incredible entertainer and brought happiness and lifelong memories to millions around the world. We have lost a great ambassador of the game.”

Ellsworth Kelly Dead - American Artist Passes Away at 92

Ellsworth Kelly, a great American artist, has passed away at the age of 92, the New York Times reports.

The death of the great abstract artist was announced by his art dealer Matthew Marks of the Matthew Marks Gallery. Ellsworth passed away at his home in Spencertown, New York on Sunday (December 27).

Ellsworth is survived by his husband Jack Shear and his brother David.

Celebrities have been taking to Twitter and Instagram to remember the famous artist.

“#ellsworthkelly leaves us today having impacted the way we see the world. Rest in peace dear Ellsworth 💔” Gwyneth Paltrow wrote on her Instagram.

Our condolences go out to Ellsworth‘s friends and loved ones during this time.

Stevie Wright Dead - Easybeats Singer Passes Away at 68

Stevie Wright, front man for the rock band The Easybeats, has passed away at the age of 68, Billboard reports.

The 68-year-old entertainer was one of Australia’s most loved performers back in the 1960s.

He was reportedly rushed to a hospital in New South Wales on Saturday (December 26) and passed away on Sunday (December 27).

The band was famous for many songs including “Friday On My Mind,” “Sorry,” “She’s So Fine,” “Wedding Ring,” and “Good Times,” among others.

Our thoughts are with Stevie‘s family and loved ones during this time.

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