Ned Vizzini, who scored a big hit with It’s Kind of a Funny Story, a young adult novel about depression, has died in an apparent suicide at the age of 32.

He jumped off the roof of his parents’ Brooklyn home on Thursday, the AP reports.

Posted in: Books

Cherilyn McGraw, a special education teacher from North Carolina, is mourning the loss of her husband, U.S. Marine Gunnery Sgt. Brandon McGraw.

Brandon died in a tragic skydiving accident in Australia last weekend, a trip that Cherilyn had won on The Ellen DeGeneres Show back in January.

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Academy Award winner Joan Fontaine, a legendary Hollywood leading lady from what many consider the Golden Age of film, has died at age 96.

Fontaine died in her sleep Sunday morning at her home in Carmel, Calif., which overlooked the Pacific Ocean, after having been in failing health.

Posted in: Movies

The late Paul Walker, who died in a car crash on November 30, was buried on Saturday following a private funeral service in L.A., according to reports.

The Fast & Furious star was cremated and his remains were interred at the Forest Lawn Memorial Park in the Hollywood Hills. He was only 40 years old.

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Peter O'Toole, a veteran actor known for a variety of major movie roles, passed away in his sleep last night. He was 81 years old.

A rep for the star confirms O'Toole was surrounded by friends and family members when he died at a London hospital, following a long battle with illness.

Posted in: R.I.P.