Star Wars Actor Dies, Richard LeParmentier was 66

Star Wars Actor Dies, Richard LeParmentier was 66

Richard LeParmentier, an actor best known for his role as Admiral Motti in Star Wars, passed away yesterday while visiting his family in Austin. He was 66.

The character was choked by Darth Vader in the 1977 classic, inspiring the Vadering meme that went viral as recently as this month.

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Rachael Ray Show Sued by Overweight Teen

Rachael Ray Show Sued by Overweight Teen

Christina Pagliarolo, a teenager who hoped to lose 70 of her 260 pounds by taking part in a segment on the Rachael Ray Show, is now suing that show for the abuse she allegedly suffered at the hands of a personal trainer.

According to documents obtained by TMZ, Christina says she was screamed at… forced to hike mountains… and placed on a StarMaster until she fell off after the speed was continually increased to an unmanageable figure.

Posted in: Celebrity Scandals