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Through late 2014 and early 2015, Robin Williams was covered in the news a lot, following his suicide on 11th August 2014. The event was followed by an outpour of heartfelt tributes from celebrities and members of the film industry. In addition to his memoriam at the Emmy Awards ceremony and the Academy Awards, President Barack Obama released a public statement upon news of the entertainer’s passing. 

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Glenn Close Remembers Robin Williams As She Accepts Award For Mental Health Activism

The Fatal Attraction star delivered an emotional speech as she took to the podium at the annual event, where she was recognised for her efforts in raising awareness of mental illness and working...

Robin Williams' Final Film Heading To U.s. Theatres

The Good Will Hunting Star joined the project in January, 2013, and the film debuted at the Tribeca Film festival last year (14). In the movie, which also features Kathy Baker,...

Kevin Pollak Dedicates Comedians Documentary To Late Pal Robin Williams

Williams committed suicide while Pollak was editing the film, which features stars like Jimmy Fallon, Martin Short and Larry David talking about their highs and lows as comics, and he refused to go...

Video Of Actor Doing Amazing Robin Williams Impressions Goes Viral

A video of an actor impersonating some of Robin Williams’ most iconic characters has going viral, so far notching up over a million views on Youtube. The two minute tribute made by look-a -like and...

Robin Williams Tunnel Plan Wins Unanimous Support From San Francisco Transportation Officials

Fan Julie Wainwright launched a petition on Change.org shortly after the Good Will Hunting star's death last August (14), urging lawmakers to change the name of the unofficially-titled Waldo Tunnel to honour Williams....

Robin Williams' Image Cannot Be Used For 25 Years

The Mrs. Doubtfire actor handed over the rights to his name, signature, photograph and likeness to the Windfall Foundation, a charitable organisation set up by his legal team prior to his suicide....

Robin Williams' Widow And Children Working To Settle Estate Dispute Out Of Court

The Mrs. Doubtfire star's widow, Susan Schneider, filed suit against her stepchildren, Zak, Zelda and Cody, in December (14) amid allegations a number of Williams' items were removed from the couple's San Francisco,...

Jim Parsons: I Never Sleep In

Jim Parsons doesn't get up later than 6am on his days off. The 'Big Bang Theory' star never sleeps in even when he doesn't have to be anywhere in the mornings because he loves to...

The Daughter Of Robin Williams, Zelda, Opens Up About Father's Suicide For First Time: "There's No Point Questioning It"

Even though it has been over six months since Robin Williams tragically took his own life in August last year at his Northern Californian home aged 63, his daughter Zelda still can't quite understand what...

Robin Williams' Daughter: 'There's No Point Questioning Dad's Suicide'

Robin Williams' actress daughter Zelda refuses to dwell on the reasons for her father's tragic suicide last summer (14), because "there's no point questioning it".The Mrs. Doubtfire star had been battling depression, anxiety and the...

Robin Williams' Family Establishes Charity Fund To Aid Disabled Athletes

Robin Williams' family is setting up a charity fund in the late actor's name to continue his longtime support of athletes with disabilities.The beloved funnyman's daughter, actress Zelda Williams, reveals she and her two brothers...

Robin Williams' Daughter Doesn't Need An Explanation

Robin Williams' daughter thinks there is ''no point'' questioning the actor's suicide.Zelda Williams, 25, insists she doesn't want to know why her famous father took his own life last August and isn't looking for anyone...

Joan Rivers Snubbed In Oscars' In Memoriam Segment

Joan Rivers was left out of the Oscars' In Memoriam segment.The actress and comedienne died last September aged 81 but was omitted from the annual rollcall of the most notable Hollywood stars who have passed...

Bob Odenkirk: 'I Didn't Realise The Extent Of Robin Williams' Pain'

Actor Bob Odenkirk realised Robin Williams was a "tortured" soul when they worked together but insists he did not know the extent of the late star's troubles.The beloved Mrs. Doubtfire comedian, who suffered from degenerative...

Fascinating Fact: 4587153

A documentary looking into the death of late actor Robin Williams has been commissioned by bosses at British network Channel 5. The last hours of the funnyman's life will be recreated for an episode of...

Robin Williams' Children Heartbroken Over Estate Battle

Robin Williams' children feel "heartbroken" after their stepmother filed legal papers to contest the late star's will.The Mrs. Doubtfire actor's widow Susan Schneider is locked in a court battle with his three grown-up children from...

Sadly, Robin Williams' Wife And Kids Are Feuding Over Estate

The widow of Robin Williams and his three children from previous marriages are currently embroiled in a legal battle over the comedian's vast estate, with everything from clothing to action figures set to be the...

Robin William's Wife And Children Feud Over Will

Robin William's widow is allegedly locked in a bitter legal battle with his three children over the belongings left in his will. Susan Schneider Williams has filed a lawsuit against Zak, 31, Zelda, 25, and...

Robin Williams' Widow Files Lawsuit Over Missing Items

Robin Williams' widow has filed legal papers after discovering some of her late husband's belongings were taken from their home in California days after the funnyman's death last year (14).It is unclear exactly who Susan...

Jessica Chastain: 'I Was A High School Drop-out'

Actress Jessica Chastain has dropped a bombshell - she was a high school drop out before a scholarship funded by the late Robin Williams landed her a place at top arts college Juilliard.The Interstellar star...

Jessica Chastain Was A 'Terrible Student'

Jessica Chastain dropped out of high school.The 'Interstellar' star - who attended El Camino Fundamental High School in Sacramento, California - has revealed that she was a ''terrible student''.She shared: ''Nobody knows this about me...

Mrs. Doubtfire House At Centre Of Arson Incidents

The San Francisco, California house which doubled as the family home in Robin Williams' 1993 comedy Mrs. Doubtfire has been targeted in a double arson attack.The current owner, Dr. Douglas K. Ousterhout, noticed his doormat...

Margaret Cho Fed Homeless For The Holidays In Honour Of Robin Williams

Actress/comedienne Margaret Cho spent the holidays feeding the homeless in California in honour of late actor Robin Williams.The funnywoman had a hard time dealing with Good Will Hunting star's death in August (14), and dealt...

Shawn Levy Hints Another Night At The Museum Sequel

Shawn Levy has hinted there could be a fourth 'Night at the Museum' movie.Although the latest instalment in the series, 'Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb', seems to bring night guard Larry Daley's...

Owen Wilson Felt Comfortable With Funny Co-stars On 'Night At The Museum 3'

It's probably true when it comes to most family comedies that being involved is less stressful than a more serious drama, but Owen Wilson feels that doesn't ring more true than on the set of...

Ben Stiller Reveals His Wet Welcome To London During 'Night At The Museum 3'

For the recent third instalment of the 'Night at the Museum' series, Ben Stiller and the cast and crew of the previous two films travelled to London to film in The British Museum. But aside...

Robin Williams Helped Co-star Get Prom Date

Robin Williams helped a young co-star secure a prom date.The late actor - who was found hanged in August - agreed to appear in a video for Skyler Gisondo along with their other 'Night at...

This Is Best Robin Williams Story You Will Ever Hear

We all know Robin Williams was one of the funniest men in Hollywood and we all probably knew he had a heart of gold, too. The comedian died earlier this year but it seems that...

Robin Williams Helped Co-star Score Prom Date

Robin Williams helped his Night At The Museum: Secret Of The Tomb co-star Skyler Gisondo score a prom date by starring in a video asking the teen's female friend to go to the dance with...

Night At The Museum: Secret Of The Tomb Cast Pays Tribute To "Integral" Robin Williams

The cast of Night At The Museum: Secret of the Tomb has paid tribute to cast member Robin Williams who died earlier this year. Speaking to People Magazine, the film’s stars celebrated the life and...

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Tangerine - Trailer

'Tangerine' is an upcoming film from director Sean Baker ('Starlet', 'Greg the Bunny'). The film was written by Baker...

Royal Bliss - Drown With Me Video

Royal Bliss have taken some time to record a video discussing and detailing the creation of their 'newest and...