EXCLUSIVE: It was with great sadness that I learned yesterday that Wes Craven had passed away. Over the few decades that I had worked with him, I got to experience his artistry first hand and more importantly on a personal level. I am...Show More Summary
Oliver Sacks, MD, the renowned neurologist and author, passed away Aug. 31 from cancer.
Horror director Wes Craven, the man responsible for A Nightmare on Elm Street and Scream, among many other films, passed away over the weekend, succumbing to a battle with brain cancer. It’s a loss felt by many horror fans and cinephiles, who are taking stock of Craven’s significant influence on the movie landscape. Show More Summary
He was the master of making horror films that transcended the genre’s usual audience and sadly Wes Craven died on Sunday (August 30) at age 76. The “Scream” writer/director, who had two children and two grandchildren, lost his battle with brain cancer and is survived by his wife, former Disney Studios vice president Iya Labunka. Show More Summary
Yesterday came the incredibly sad and painful news that iconic horror director Wes Craven had passed away after losing a battle with brain cancer. Craven was only 76 years old but the legacy of his work has left a footprint in history that can never be denied or ignored. Horror may not be what it […]
Celebrities who worked with and were fans of Wes Craven payed tribute to the horror film legend who passed away on Sunday. As the prolific filmmaker who directed, produced, edited and acted in more than 50 films and gave countless actors a chance once said, "I believe the cinema is one of our principal forms of art. Show More Summary
Wayne Dyer, who wrote dozens of self-help books and was a guru of sorts for celebrities including Oprah Winfrey and Ellen DeGeneres, has died at age 75. "Wayne has left his body, passing away through the night," his family wrote on Facebook yesterday. "He always said he couldn't wait for...
Wes Craven, the film director of “Nightmare on Elm Street”, “Scream”, and “The Hills have Eyes”, passed away from brain cancer at the age of 76. Wes was renowned as a master of the horror genre. While he originally planned to become a humanities professor, Craven turned towards producing pornographic and then horror films. Show More Summary
After a fight with brain cancer, Wes Craven, creator of Nightmare on Elm Street, director of the Scream movies, and so many more horror gems, passed away yesterday at 76 years old.
The man was practically a brand name all by himself, and one of the most influential voices to ever come to a single cinematic genre. Wesley Earl Craven gave the world such films as the Nightmare on Elm Street series, Swamp Thing, The Hills Have Eyes, and all four Scream films. Show More Summary
Last night, I was utterly shocked to hear the news that Wes Craven had passed away. It came out of nowhere. He had given no indication that he was battling cancer and remained active up until the end, interacting with fans on social media, giving comments on projects he was involved with, and working on new ones. Show More Summary
As you’ve probably heard by now, the eminent neurologist and writer Oliver Sacks has passed away at the age of 82. Cancer, the great equalizer in death, was responsible for his passing. As he recounted to the New York Times in February, a melanoma in […]
Wes Craven, a master of cinematic horror whose legendary directorial credits include “A Nightmare on Elm Street” and “Scream”, died Sunday, his family said. He was 76. Craven had been suffering from brain cancer and passed away at his home in Los Angeles. “It is with...
Oliver Sacks passed away this weekend. Here are 5 small remembrances for the author, scientist, and hunk of man. News by Peter Derk Sadly, Oliver Sacks, the man the New York Times referred to as the "poet laureate of contemporary medicine", passed away this past weekend. Show More Summary
Eighties horror fans lost a big one over the weekend. Wes Craven, the writer-director who gave us Freddy Krueger (co-starring some guy we've never heard of - Johnny Depp), passed away Sunday after battling …
This is so sad. ICYMI: On Sunday, film legend Wes Craven passed away at 76-years-old after a battle with brain cancer. The horror expert created some of Hollywood's most successful franchises — such as Scream and Nightmare On Elm Street. Not to mention, Craven also forwarded the careers of A-Listers like Johnny Depp, Drew Barrymore, and Courteney [...]
Last night brought the tragic news that iconic horror director Wes Craven had passed away at age 76. The man was responsible for helping change the face of horror with A Nightmare on Elm Street and also reinventing the slasher subgenre...Show More Summary
Many of us who grew up in the ’80s and ’90s probably got our first horror movie scares from Wes Craven, the legendary writer and director of A Nightmare on Elm Street and Scream. Deadline brings us word that Craven passed away on Sunday at the age of 76 after a battle with brain cancer. Show More Summary
Tom Cruise’s mother has not been seen in public since April – fueling speculation she may have secretly passed away! Mary Lee South, 78, was last spotted April 5, when… READ ON
If you were wondering if the new Yes tour with Toto was going to be a more somber experience than usual, there is no need to fear the unknown. Yes have found a way to memorialize their bass player Chris Squire, who passed away this past...Show More Summary