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Robin Williams diagnosed with Parkinson’s before suicide

Robin Williams diagnosed with Parkinson’s before suicide

By | August 14, 2014 at 2:21 pm | One comment

Robin Williams, who was found dead on Monday, Aug. 11, after comitting suicide had been diagnosed with Parkinson's disease recently. "Robin's sobriety was intact and he was brave as he struggled with his own battles of depression, anxiety as well as early stages of Parkinson's...

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Robin Williams gets a Lego tribute (Photos)

Robin Williams gets a Lego tribute (Photos)

By | August 14, 2014 at 11:45 am | No comments

Since Robin Williams was confirmed dead on Monday, Aug. 11, fellow comedians and friends have offered words of support via social media and through essays. But everyone grieves differently. Take, for example, Australian Lego enthusiast Jay Ong. In tribute to Robin Williams, he...

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Norm Macdonald remembers the first time he met Robin Williams

Norm Macdonald remembers the first time he met Robin Williams

By | August 14, 2014 at 10:59 am | No comments

Since the death of Robin Williams this past Monday, Aug. 11 at the age of 63, a seemingly countless number of comedians have taken to social media, personal blogs and beyond to express their grief and relay their own experiences with the iconic comedian, who, after a...

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Robin Williams dead at 63: Comedians take to Twitter to express their grief

Robin Williams dead at 63: Comedians take to Twitter to express their grief

By | August 11, 2014 at 7:56 pm | 4 comments

As news of Robin Williams' apparent suicide quickly spread online tonight, fellow comedians took to Twitter to express their deep sadness and to encourage us to treat depression seriously. Below is a selection of those tweets. Williams was 63. My mother committed suicide at...

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Robin Williams dead at 63, suicide confirmed

Robin Williams dead at 63, suicide confirmed

By | August 11, 2014 at 7:16 pm | No comments

Iconic comedian Robin Williams died today at the age of 63. Police suspect suicide. "This morning, I lost my husband and my best friend, while the world lost one of its most beloved artists and beautiful human beings," Williams' wife of nearly three years Susan Schneider said,...

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Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb trailer released

Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb trailer released

By | July 30, 2014 at 11:27 am | No comments

Since the first Night at the Museum movie hit theaters in 2006, the franchise has made nearly $1 billion at the box office worldwide; that, of course includes the 2009 installment Night at the Museum: Battle of the Smithsonian. So it's no surprise the third movie -- Secret of...

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Robin Williams’ Mrs. Doubtfire sequel very possible says Fox 2000

Robin Williams’ Mrs. Doubtfire sequel very possible says Fox 2000

By | April 17, 2014 at 11:40 am | No comments

Robin Williams will return as Mrs. Doubtfire-- if Fox 2000 has anything to say about it. The studio announced that it is developing a sequel to the hit 1993 Robin Williams comedy Mrs. Doubtfire. It's actually been in development hell since the original came out nearly 21 years...

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CBS orders more Sarah Michelle Gellar, Anna Faris, Robin Williams and Will Arnett

CBS orders more Sarah Michelle Gellar, Anna Faris, Robin Williams and Will Arnett

By | October 18, 2013 at 5:46 pm | No comments

A few days after they announced that new comedy We Are Men was canceled, CBS today announced it’s ordering additional episodes of a trio of freshman comedies: The Crazy Ones, The Millers and Mom. During the show’s most recent airings, all three shows averaged about 10...

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6 great stories from the Robin Williams AMA on Reddit

6 great stories from the Robin Williams AMA on Reddit

By | September 26, 2013 at 4:44 pm | No comments

There's no need to list Robin Williams' lengthy and impressive resumé of television shows, films, and stand-up comedy specials. The living comedy legend, famous for his wild, high energy stream of consciousness stand-up routines did an AMA on Reddit yesterday to promote the...

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