A couple of weeks ago I decided to bingewatch Golden Girls for the first time, so that’s how it turned out that I was hearing Betty White’s voice in the background while reading the news of her death. Man. Golden Girls was great and I absolutely adored Rose.
White didn’t make it to 2022 but she did get to totally disrupt all the “Notable deaths of 2021” lists in the media, and I have a feeling she’d have loved that. RIP, St Olaf’s favourite daughter.
She was also the greatest eater of hot dogs to ever walk the earth.
James Michael Tyler, best known for his recurring role as Central Perk manager Gunther on Friends, died Sunday morning following a years-long battle with Stage 4 prostate cancer, the actor’s rep confirmed to TVLine. He was 59 years old. “The world knew him as Gunther (the seventh “Friend”), but Michael’s loved ones knew him as an […]
Una Stubbs, beloved English actress who worked in theatre and on the big and small screen, has died. She was 84. Not only a great actress “but also a wickedly funny, elegant, stylish, graceful, gracious and kind and constant friend. She was also a highly respected and exhibited artist.” Most deepest condolences to her family and friends. Rest In Peace.
Netflix threw me the trailer for School of Rock the other day and I was thinking, oh I should watch that again sometime, it’s a great movie. (It seems to have had a renaissance as of late?) Then yesterday one of the now-adult kids in it, Kevin Clark who played Freddy, died in a completely random road accident. It’s so sad, he was only 32 and had a whole music career ahead of him. Watching the film will be a very different experience now, I feel so terrible for him and his loved ones.