This week has brought triumph and tears to some of your favorite celebrities. We’ve rounded up some of the best entertainment news from October 2-9, 2021, to keep you up to date with all the celebrity events.
Entertainment News: Illness and Injury
Smash Mouth frontman Steve Harwell takes a break from music as he deals with heart problems. Harwell fell ill in 2015 and his condition has recently worsened. TMZ has all the details.
90210 and Nip Tuck alum, AnnaLynne McCord took to the public this week about her mental health issues. The famous actress took to The Doctors live and opened up about her childhood sexual assault and living with Dissociative Identity Disorder.
Robin Thicke made headlines this week after sexual assault charges surfaced. Model Emily Ratajkowski claims the star groped her while filming her hit video “Blurred Lines”. The BBC has the whole story.
Shannen Doherty has closed her multi-year lawsuit against insurance conglomerate State Farm. A federal judge has ordered the company to pay the Beverly Hills 90210 star $ 6.3 million. The lawsuit stems from State Farm’s refusal to pay police benefits after wildfires burned down Doherty’s Malibu home. Following this, the star took to Instagram to give a realistic look at her battle with cancer.
Shark Tank star Barbara Corcoran came under fire this week after making a shameful “joke” on The View host Whoopi Goldberg. Corcoran quickly saw his mistake and took to Twitter to issue a public apology. Entertainment Weekly has the whole story.
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Fans of Desperate Housewives will be in for a treat. Stars Teri Hatcher and James Denton reunite on screen again. The former television couple reunite for the Hallmark movie “A Kiss Before Christmas”. The strain has the inside scoop.
Lost In Space returns for its third and final season. The hit Netflix is ââscheduled to air on December 1, 2021. The streaming giant has released its first trailer which you can watch here.
Mark Consuelos says goodbye to Riverdale. The former AMC plays Hiram Lodge, the evil father of Veronica Lodge. He left the series after an explosive season finale. Get all the details on his departure from TV Line.
The Food Network will soon be saying goodbye to Bobby Flay. The superstar chef leaves the network after a 27-year run after failed contract negotiations. The strain has the inside scoop.
Entertainment News: In Memoriam
Cynthia Harris died Sunday, October 3 at the age of 87. The actress is best known for her role as Mad About You as Sylvia Buchman. His other main roles include Iris Hubbard in LA Law and Wallis Warfield Simpson in Edward & Mrs. Simpson. Find out more about his career and life here.
Alan Kalter of The Late Show passed away 87 years ago this week. The famous advertiser is best known for his work on David Letterman. He has also been the voice of To Tell the Truth and the $ 25,000 Pyramid.
Emmy-winning hairstylist Marc Pilcher died of complications from Covid on October 3. His most recent work on the Netflix hit Bridgerton earned him its award last month.
MMA fighter Justin Thorton has died aged 38 after a battle in the ring. His opponent Dillon Cleckler knocked him out in a hand-to-hand fight on August 20. Thorton suffered serious injuries and died on Monday, October 3.
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