Barbra Streisand ‘Wise And Loving’ Tribute To Friend Lauren Bacall

Barbara Streisand leads Lauren Bacall tributes. Now Streisand is a legendary singer songwriter, she has won may Awards and their have been many star’s including her Co stars playing tribute to the much loved actress, on August 12, 2014 she died at the age of eighty nine. Streisand called her a ’wise and loving friend’. The cause death has been said to be a massive stroke and her friend, who played her daughter in ‘The Mirror Has Two Faces’, led the remembrance letters for remembering Bacall. She said in a statement to Entertainment Weekly:

”What a terrible loss for us all. First Robin [Williams] who was a genius and now Lauren. It was my privilege to have known her, to have acted with her, and to have directed her. And, most of all, to have had her as a wise and loving friend.

”She was an original. Even with all those great films we can visit again and again, she will be missed.”

Other stars left tributes also,

‘Misery’ co-star James Caan said: ”She was a great, uplifting lady who was full of talent and fun. I feel fortunate to have had the opportunity to work with her. I will miss her dearly.”

Lauren voiced a character in ‘Family Guy’ earlier this year and show creator Seth MacFarlane feels ”honoured and privileged” that it was her last role. He said:

”Lauren Bacall’s life is a life to be celebrated. I am told her last performance was on ‘Family Guy’. For that we are forever honoured and privileged. Thank you, Lauren, for teaching us all how to whistle.”

Jenny McCarthy shared a picture of herself with the actress in their 1990 movie ‘Diamonds’ as she paid tribute on Twitter.
She wrote:

”I had the amazing opportunity to work with Lauren Bacall in the movie Diamonds. She was one of a kind. #legend #RIP.(sic)”

Meanwhile, burlesque dancer Dita Von Teese spoke of her awe when she came face-to-face with Lauren. She tweeted:

”Sad to hear we’ve lost one of the last legends of the Golden Age of Hollywood. I met Lauren Bacall once… a serious ”pinch me!” moment!” Kris Jenner was another famous face to pay tribute, using one of her favourite quotes from the legendary star. She wrote:

””Imagination is the highest kite one can fly.” Another legend lost today. Rest in Peace Lauren Bacall.(sic)”

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Sara Bareilles Dedicates Hercules Song To Robin Williams

Sara Bareilles has dedicate a song to Robin Williams. She gained much success with her hit single Love Song and she did during a Greek Theater concert in Los Angeles dedicating it her late actor and his family. She belted out one of her tracks which is called Hercules.

“I feel so sad about Robin Williams,” she said and went on telling the crowd that her Grammy-nominated album “The Blessed Unrest” was written during a rough period in her life. “The parallel I want to draw is: Life gets hard and I really believe it gets better,” she added.

Williams was found dead on Monday, August 11, 2014 in California at the of sixty three, and it had been reported that he took his won life.

Based on a preliminary investigation, the comedian is believed to have died of suicide as a result of asphyxia due to hanging. He also had several superficial cuts on the inside of his left wrist. A toxicology report that would reveal any chemicals in his system is pending and will be released in two to six weeks.

His publicist, Mara Buxbaum, said that the star was battling,

“severe depression” prior to his death.

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Lauren Bacall, Screen Legend Has Died

Lauren Bacall has died. The screen legend was eighty nine years old. The star was born Betty Joan Perske in 1924 and she died on August 12, 2014 from stroke-related issues. She was recognised first when she was a leading lady in the Humphrey Bogart film To Have and Have Not. When she said,

“You know how to whistle, don’t you, Steve? You just put your lips together and . . . blow.”

Bacall was also seen in How to Marry a Millionaire (with Marilyn Monroe and Betty Grable) and Designing Woman (with Gregory Peck).

When Bacall was thirty two years old Bogart died of esophageal cancer in 1957 and she was married to Jason Robards for eight years, and they had one son, actor Sam Robards.

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Billy Connolly, Robin Williams Was My Hero!

Billy Connolly says Robin Williams was his hero. He is a Scottish comedian and folk singer, but he started off as a welder (boiler maker) has said that the Hook star Williams was this to him, but sadly he was found dead his in Tiburon, California home. The Muppet Treasure Island actor Connolly and the late sixty there year old had a close friendship also say that he had an unparalleled talent. Giving some thought to his relationship with the star, Connolly said:

”Robin was both my friend and my hero, a unique talent and a kind and generous man; the world will be a much poorer place without him.

”Robin was one of the most uniquely brilliant and complicated comic artists the world has ever known. As a performer, he navigated a dangerous high wire at every single moment – with no safety net.”

Williams’ ‘Good Will Hunting’ Co-star Minnie Driver also paid tribute to the popular actor, saying:

”I never met anyone who loved making people laugh more than Robin.”

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Todd Bridges Apologises Over Robin Williams Insensitive Remarks

Todd Bridges issues apology in wake of Robin Williams death. The former child star from the sitcom Different Strokes has done so over insensitive comments that star made a selfish act. He did this over twitter saying the sad tragic news brought back bad memories of his best friend’s suicide. He was one in many who left tributes to the Mrs. Doubtfire star who reportedly took his own life on Monday, August 11, 2014. Bridges allegedly,

wrote that Williams, who is believed to have taken his own life following a long battle with depression, committed a “very selfish act”, adding, “You’re not thinking about your family your friends or your fans… Rest in peace Robin Williams I hope you found what you were looking for… I don’t care if you guys don’t like what I have to say, but it’s the truth america’s not doing enough to help people with depression.”

The tweets were later deleted and he went on to issue an apology, writing, [Read more...]

Jeff Bridges Salutes Robin Williams

Jeff Bridges saluted Robin Williams at a movie premiere. When he was a child, he started his career with his father Lloyd Bridges in the television series Sea Hunt and gave an emotional farewell to a much loved star, who passed away on Monday, August 11. 2014, Jumanji actor Robin Williams, when he was speaking about his new movie Giver at a New York premiere on the same night.

The actor’s body was discovered at his home in Marin County, California and local authorities are investigating his death as a suicide. The sad tragedy has left Hollywood sad and in mourning for another great actor loss.

Bridges used his speech at the premiere to remember his former Co-star, telling the audience at the venue,

“I am filled with such mixed emotions tonight. It’s very difficult for me to be here with all these emotions and feelings – wonderful, I must say, but as with many elements in life, there is an underbelly, and we’re losing a dear, dear friend, Robin Williams. Such a brilliant human being. My heart goes out to his family… I feel Robin coming in now, he says, ‘Get on with it, Bridges! On with the show!’”

At the event, movie mogul Harvey Weinstein also took to the stage to say a few words about Williams, telling the crowd,

“I promise you, if he were onstage, he’d want the party to continue and continue and continue. He is well missed and well loved, and whatever the circumstances are, he was a giant in our industry and more importantly, a great man.”

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