Tag Archive: tribute

Tribute: Rik Mayall

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Being of British birth I was introduced to The Young Ones and Blackadder at an early age. The Youngs Ones video tapes got almost as much play as the legendary Monty Python’s Flying Circus. It was the first… Continue reading

Tribute: H.R. Giger

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We have received the news that artist H.R. Giger has died at the age of 74 as a result of injuries suffered by falling down stair in his home. It’s not often that… Continue reading

Tribute: Bob Hoskins

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We have just received word that actor Bob Hoskins has passed away. After being diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease in 2011 he stepped away from acting roles, with Snow White and the Hunstman being his final performance.… Continue reading

Tribute: Mickey Rooney

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I don’t remember ever becoming aware of Mickey Rooney. He’s been so long a part of cinema and television he feels like he’s always been there. And to an extent, he has. Rooney started performing on… Continue reading

5 Reasons The Rani is the Most Awesome Time Lord: A Tribute to Kate O’Mara

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Yesterday we received word that the actress Kate O’Mara has passed away at the age of 74 following a short illness. O’Mara has been a staple on cinema and television screens since the… Continue reading

Tribute: Harold Ramis

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Harold Ramis did a lot of great comedy acting, writing and directing in his career. Groundhog Day is one of the best comedies of all time and anyone who doesn’t like the film has something… Continue reading

A Tribute to Philip Seymour Hoffman

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It seems too often in life that great artists leave the world too soon.  James Dean, Freddie Mercury, and Jack Kerouac are just a few names that spring to mind.  Sadly I can… Continue reading

Spotlight on Dwight Frye

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When you think of the greatest actors of the horror genre fans will be quick to name off legends like; Bela Lugosi, Vincent Price, and Sir Christopher Lee. But far too often fans… Continue reading

Tribute: James Avery

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If you happened to google the name ‘James Avery‘ today you would be hit with two facts. Firstly, he passed away due to complications following surgery. This is sad news indeed. The second… Continue reading

A Tribute to Paul Walker’s Charity Efforts

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On Saturday November 3oth the world heard the unfortunate news that 40-year old actor Paul Walker died in a car crash. Walker is best known for the hugely popular action film series The… Continue reading