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Television's Dearly Departed, The 11 Saddest TV Deaths Of All Time

June 21st, 2014 11:00am EDT
Television's Dearly Departed, The 11 Saddest TV Deaths Of All Ti
For most viewers, mourning the death of a favorite television character can be almost as traumatic as mourning the death of a family member. Viewers become so close to these characters over time, that they become like family. Most times, a character death is one a fan sees coming due to illness or an episode-long situation. The deaths that are most difficult to take are those fans do not see coming. In the "spirit" of great television, we honor the dearly departed characters that never saw it coming...the 11 saddest television deaths of all time.

1. Lt. Colonel Henry Blake, "M*A*S*H"

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Nicole Richie Lands TV Series On ABC

December 1st, 2009 8:30am EST
Nicole Richie
Former "The Simple Life" reality star Nicole Richie will star in a single-camera half-hour sitcom in development at ABC, according to Variety.com.

Richie had the initial idea for the show. She will play a professional woman with complicated family relationships and struggling to figure out what role she'll take as her life and her family evolve.

Richie has guest starred in shows such as "Chuck," "8 Simple Rules," "American Dreams" and "Eve." She made her big break with BFF Paris Hilton in "The Simple Life."

Richie just gave birth to her second child, son Sparrow with boyfriend Joe...
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'Gossip Girl' Leighton Meester To Release Debut Album Later This Year

April 24th, 2009 5:00pm EDT
Leighton Meester
Universal Republic Records has signed celebrated actress/singer-songwriter Leighton Meester, star of the CW's hugely popular drama Gossip Girl, through an agreement with Time-Act Music to release her debut album this fall. Possessing a self-described "passion for music for as long as I can remember," the multi-talented 23 year old star has been recording the new album in Los Angeles with some of today's hottest producers including Harvey Mason Jr. (Justin Timberlake, Pink), Polow Da Don (Usher, Fergie, Kelis) and Spencer Nezey (Jupiter Rising).

"Leighton Meester's tremendous presen...
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25 Surprise Celebrity Deaths That Rocked Us All

April 7th, 2009 9:10am EDT
Natasha Richardson
Actress Natasha Richardson's unexpected death in a skiing accident late last month stunned and saddened the public. The usually overzealous media even seemed to tread lightly, gently reporting a story it never expected to tell. For a culture that values and admires celebrity, the death of vibrant public figures with potential yet to fulfill serves as a harsh reminder that despite glamour, talent and seemingly charmed lives, all of us are mortal. Whether on screens big or small, over the radio airwaves or in bright vivid color on canvas, the sudden passing of an entertainer can feel like the...
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Slideshow: Famous Amys

August 27th, 2008 9:02am EDT
Amy Smart
"Amie what you wanna do?/ I think I could stay with you / For a while, maybe longer if I do," sings Pure Prairie League. Well, there are quite a few Amys that we're sure a lot of fans would like to stay with for a while. Check our our photo slideshow:

Amy Acker

Starred on Angel, Alias, Dollhouse

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Amy Brenneman

Starred on NYPD Blue, Judging Amy, Private Practice

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Amy Poehler

Starred on Saturday Night Live, Baby Mama

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James Garner Hospitalized After Stroke

May 14th, 2008 8:14am EDT
James Garner
LOS ANGELES (AP) - James Garner, who was hospitalized late last week after suffering a minor stroke, is doing well and should be going home shortly, the veteran television and film star's publicist said Tuesday.

The star of such TV shows as ''Maverick'' and ''The Rockford Files'' went to the hospital after becoming ill at home Friday, said his publicist, Jennifer Allen.

''He's still in the hospital but my understanding is he is doing well and will be going home soon. When, exactly, we have not been told yet,'' Allen told The Associated Press.

Garner, who turned 80 last month,...
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The Stars Of 'Cheers' & 'Married...With Children:' Where Are They Now?

January 16th, 2008 11:19am EST
Married…With Children
In the 80s, viewers tuned in to two series that featured some of the most popular theme songs on television: "Married...With Children" and "Cheers." What happened to the stars of these popular shows?

Cheers (1982-93)

Who can forget the words from the opening sequence: Making your way in the world today takes everything you've got/Taking a break from all your worries sure would help a lot/Wouldn't you like to get away?

For 11 great years we watched regulars Carla (Rhea Pearlman), Norm (George Wendt), Cliff (John Ratzenberger) and Frasier (Kelsey Grammer) come into the Cheers ...
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Past 'American Idol' Winners: Where Are They Now?

January 14th, 2008 12:09pm EST
Fantasia Barrino
Every Tuesday and Wednesday, avid American Idol fans are glued to their TV sets, watching in anticipation and with hope that the contestants they fell in love with are not sent home.

Every season of the singing competition brings heartache and joy, laughter and tears. And each year this popular show produces America's newest singing talent. Several have reached stardom faster than they can say "I'm the next American Idol," while others have strayed away from the spotlight.

Aside from Kelly Clarkson's and Carrie Underwood's rise to fame, what happened to those other winners w...
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Celebrity Birthdays, November 30

November 30th, 2007 3:00am EST
Elisha Cuthbert
Happy Birthday to 8 Simple Rules actress Kaley Cuoco (1985), The Girl Next Door star Elisha Cuthbert (1982), American Idol winner Clay Aiken (1978), Detroit Tigers catcher Ivan "Pudge" Rodriguez (1971), comedic actor Ben Stiller (1965), British rocker Billy Idol (1955), stage and screen actor Mandy Patinkin (1952), playwright David Mamet (1947), Deep Purple bassist Roger Glover (1945), film director Ridley Scott (1937), activist Abbie Hoffman (1936), TV producer and New Year's Eve host Dick Clark (1929), actor Robert Guillaume (1927), Rambo actor Richard Crenna (1927; d. 2003), Prime Minis...
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Witches, Werewolves And Warlocks Invade ABC Family's Ninth Annual '13 Nights Of Halloween'

October 17th, 2007 8:00pm EDT
13 Nights of Halloween
ABC Family has a frightful line-up of new programming for its ninth annual '13 Nights of Halloween' programming event. The new ABC Family original movie "Nature of the Beast" and the basic cable premieres of "An American Haunting" and "Boogeyman" will join other Halloween themed programming airing the 13 nights leading up to Halloween (October 19 - October 31).

ABC Family's new original movie "Nature of the Beast," premiering Sunday, October 21 (8:00 - 10:00 PM ET/PT) is a darkly wicked tale of one happy couple's road to wedded bliss. Julia and Rich are in the throes of planning the...
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Celebrity Birthdays, September 15

September 15th, 2007 3:00am EDT
Amy Davidson
Happy Birthday to Prince Harry of Wales (1984), "8 Simple Rules" actress Amy Davidson (1979), Franz Ferdinand drummer Paul Thomson (1976), football legend Dan Marino (1961), movie director Oliver Stone (1946), "Man of the House" star Tommy Lee Jones (1946), actor Henry Darrow (1933), bandleader Cannonball Adderley (1928; d. 1975), "Superman" actor Jackie Cooper (1922), actress Penny Singleton (1908; d. 2003), "King Kong" actress Fay Wray (1907; d. 2004), country singer Roy Acuff (1903; d. 1992), "Murder on the Orient Express" author Agatha Christie (1890; d. 1976), 27th President of the Uni...
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New TV On DVD, Aug. 7

August 7th, 2007 8:00am EDT
The Simpsons
On the heels of the enormously popular The Simpsons Movie comes season 10 of The Simpsons on DVD. Episodes include: ‘Lisa Gets an A,’ ‘Wild Barts Can’t Be Broken,’ Lard of the Dance,’ ‘Simpsons Bible Stories’ and ‘They Saved Lisa’s Brain.’ Also on DVD: season 1 of Eight Simple Rules, season 2 of The Hills and Rome, season 7 of Home Improvement and season 8 of Roseanne.
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Celebrity Birthdays, February 2

February 2nd, 2007 3:00am EST
Shakira
Happy Birthday to "8 Simple Rules" actor Martin Spanjers (1987), Columbian booty-shaker Shakira (1977), singer Eva Cassidy (1963; d. 1996), former supermodel Christie Brinkley (1954), "Star Trek TNG" actor Brent Spiner (1949), "Charlie's Angel" Farrah Fawcett (1947), British singer/songwriter Graham Nash (1942), Smothers Brother Tom Smothers (1937), Jazz saxophonist Stan Getz (1927; d. 1991), "The Lucy Show" actor Gale Gordon (1906; d. 1995), "Atlas Shrugged" author Ayn Rand (1905; d. 1982), and Irish writer James Joyce (1882; d. 1941).
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Celebrity Birthdays, January 19

January 19th, 2007 3:00am EST
Dolly Parton
Happy Birthday to Japanese singer/songwriter Hikaru Utada (1983), "Full House" actress Jodie Sweetin (1982), Russian gymnast Svetlana Khorkina (1979), "Joey" actress Drea de Matteo (1973), actor Shawn Wayans (1971), NFL linebacker Junior Seau (1969), tennis star Stefan Edberg (1966), "8 Simple Rules" actress Katie Sagal (1956), Mexican comedian Paul Rodriguez (1955), stage and screen actor David Patrick Kelly (1952), English singer Robert Palmer (1949; d. 2003), country singer Dolly Parton (1946), actress/singer Shelley Fabares (1944), 60s singer Janis Joplin (1943; d. 1970) stage actor/sin...
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Celebrity Birthdays, November 30

November 30th, 2006 3:00am EST
Elisha Cuthbert
Happy Birthday to 8 Simple Rules actress Kaley Cuoco (1985), The Girl Next Door star Elisha Cuthbert (1982), American Idol winner Clay Aiken (1978), Detroit Tigers catcher Ivan "Pudge" Rodriguez (1971), comedic actor Ben Stiller (1965), British rocker Billy Idol (1955), stage and screen actor Mandy Patinkin (1952), playwright David Mamet (1947), Deep Purple bassist Roger Glover (1945), film director Ridley Scott (1937), activist Abbie Hoffman (1936), TV producer and New Year's Eve host Dick Clark (1929), actor Robert Guillaume (1927), Rambo actor Richard Crenna (1927; d. 2003), Prime Minis...
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Celebrity Birthdays, September 15

September 15th, 2006 3:00am EDT
Amy Davidson
Happy Birthday to Prince Harry of Wales (1984), "8 Simple Rules" actress Amy Davidson (1979), Franz Ferdinand drummer Paul Thomson (1976), football legend Dan Marino (1961), movie director Oliver Stone (1946), "Man of the House" star Tommy Lee Jones (1946), actor Henry Darrow (1933), bandleader Cannonball Adderley (1928; d. 1975), "Superman" actor Jackie Cooper (1922), actress Penny Singleton (1908; d. 2003), "King Kong" actress Fay Wray (1907; d. 2004), country singer Roy Acuff (1903; d. 1992), "Murder on the Orient Express" author Agatha Christie (1890; d. 1976), 27th President of the Uni...
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Katey Sagal To Host 'Funniest Mom in America 2'

February 14th, 2006 11:38am EST
Katey Sagal
Katey Sagal (Married ... with Children, 8 Simple Rules for Dating My Teenage Daughter) will host Nick at Nite's search for the “Funniest Mom in America 2.” The competition -- a five-part reality series -- debuts April 4.

"Katey Sagal is the perfect choice to host this year's Search for the Funniest Mom," explains Sal Maniaci, Senior Vice President, Development and Production, TV Land and Nick at Nite. "Synonymous for her roles playing such memorable moms on two hit comedies, her talent and humor are sure to resonate with these moms as well as our viewers."

In this five-part elimin...
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Celebrity Birthdays, February 2

February 2nd, 2006 3:00am EST
Shakira
Happy Birthday to "8 Simple Rules" actor Martin Spanjers (1987), Columbian booty-shaker Shakira (1977), singer Eva Cassidy (1963; d. 1996), former supermodel Christie Brinkley (1954), "Star Trek TNG" actor Brent Spiner (1949), "Charlie's Angel" Farrah Fawcett (1947), British singer/songwriter Graham Nash (1942), Smothers Brother Tom Smothers (1937), Jazz saxophonist Stan Getz (1927; d. 1991), "The Lucy Show" actor Gale Gordon (1906; d. 1995), "Atlas Shrugged" author Ayn Rand (1905; d. 1982), and Irish writer James Joyce (1882; d. 1941).
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Celebrity Birthdays, January 19

January 19th, 2006 3:00am EST
Dolly Parton
Happy Birthday to Japanese singer/songwriter Hikaru Utada (1983), "Full House" actress Jodie Sweetin (1982), Russian gymnast Svetlana Khorkina (1979), "Joey" actress Drea de Matteo (1973), actor Shawn Wayans (1971), NFL linebacker Junior Seau (1969), tennis star Stefan Edberg (1966), "8 Simple Rules" actress Katie Sagal (1956), Mexican comedian Paul Rodriguez (1955), stage and screen actor David Patrick Kelly (1952), English singer Robert Palmer (1949; d. 2003), country singer Dolly Parton (1946), actress/singer Shelley Fabares (1944), 60s singer Janis Joplin (1943; d. 1970) stage actor/sin...
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Celebrity Birthdays, November 30

November 30th, 2005 3:00am EST
Elisha Cuthbert
Happy Birthday to 8 Simple Rules actress Kaley Cuoco (1985), The Girl Next Door star Elisha Cuthbert (1982), American Idol runner-up Clay Aiken (1978), Detroit Tigers catcher Ivan "Pudge" Rodriguez (1971), comedic actor Ben Stiller (1965), British rocker Billy Idol (1955), stage and screen actor Mandy Patinkin (1952), playwright David Mamet (1947), Deep Purple bassist Roger Glover (1945), film director Ridley Scott (1937), activist Abbie Hoffman (1936), TV producer and New Year's Eve host Dick Clark (1929), actor Robert Guillaume (1927), Rambo actor Richard Crenna (1927; d. 2003), Prime Mi...
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