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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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Jim Parsons: I Never Sleep In

18th March 2015

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...

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

By Nick Hill | 26th February 2015

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...

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Robin Williams' Family Establishes Charity Fund To Aid Disabled Athletes

26th February 2015

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...

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

26th February 2015

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...

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Robin Williams' Daughter Doesn't Need An Explanation

26th February 2015

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...

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Joan Rivers Snubbed In Oscars' In Memoriam Segment

23rd February 2015

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...

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

18th February 2015

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...

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Fascinating Fact: 4587153

16th February 2015

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...

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Robin Williams' Children Heartbroken Over Estate Battle

3rd February 2015

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...

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

By Michael West | 3rd February 2015

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...

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Robin William's Wife And Children Feud Over Will

3rd February 2015

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...

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Robin Williams' Widow Files Lawsuit Over Missing Items

2nd February 2015

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...

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

9th January 2015

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...

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Jessica Chastain Was A 'Terrible Student'

8th January 2015

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...

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Mrs. Doubtfire House At Centre Of Arson Incidents

6th January 2015

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...

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

6th January 2015

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...

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Shawn Levy Hints Another Night At The Museum Sequel

29th December 2014

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...

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

By Holly Williams | 26th December 2014

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...

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

By Stephen Caswell | 25th December 2014

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...

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Robin Williams Helped Co-star Get Prom Date

23rd December 2014

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...

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This Is Best Robin Williams Story You Will Ever Hear

By Michael West | 23rd December 2014

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...

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Robin Williams Helped Co-star Score Prom Date

22nd December 2014

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...

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

By Stephanie Chase | 20th December 2014

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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Dan Stevens' Emotional Night At The Museum

19th December 2014

Dan Stevens felt ''weirdly emotional'' watching 'Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb' following Robin Williams' death. The former 'Downton Abbey' star appeared alongside the late actor - who hanged himself at his home...

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'Night At The Museum: Secret Of The Tomb' Bids Farewell To Robin Williams

By Rich Cline | 19th December 2014

This year's sequel 'Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb' may not be particularly notable as a special effects action comedy, but it's notable for containing Robin Williams' final performance, a third turn as...

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Robin Williams' Son, Zak, Reflects On Father's Death: "I Miss Him All The Time"

By Nick Hill | 19th December 2014

Even though it has been over three months since Robin Williams tragically took his own life in August at his Northern Californian home aged 63, the loss of the iconic comedian is still just as...

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Ben Stiller And Ricky Gervais Recall Robin Williams' Final Scenes

18th December 2014

Night At The Museum stars Ben Stiller and Ricky Gervais have paid tribute to tragic funnyman Robin Williams after working with him in his final onscreen appearance.The trio teamed up to shoot the last movie...

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Ben Stiller Gives Owen Wilson Cold Shoulder On Set

18th December 2014

Owen Wilson says Ben Stiller behaves coldly towards him if he thinks he's coasting on set.The two comic actors have worked together on numerous occasions and appear on screen with one another again in 'Night...

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Ben Stiller Owns Magical Tablet

18th December 2014

Ben Stiller has a magical golden tablet in his house.The 49-year-old actor was gifted the Tablet of Ahkmenrah when filming wrapped on 'Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb', in which the fictional Egyptian...

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The Things They Say: 4512012

17th December 2014

"I miss him all the time. Often I see something or if I'm watching a film, I think, 'Oh, man, he would have appreciated this' or 'He would have gotten a laugh out of this.'...

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