Hugh Hefner, Legendary ‘Playboy’ Founder and Publisher, Dies at 91

"Could I be in a better place and happier than I am today? I don't think so. In my wildest dreams, I could not have imagined a sweeter life." ~Hugh Hefner   In a statement released to E! News just moments ago, Hugh Hefner, founder of Playboy Magazine and its connected entities, passed away of natural causes. He was 91 years old. "Hugh M. Hefner, The American icon who in 1953 introduced the world to 'Playboy' magazine and built the company into one of the most recognizable American global brands...

Tobe Hooper, Director of ‘Poltergeist’ and ‘Texas Chainsaw Massacre,’ Dies at 74

Sad new to report in the world of horror. Director Tobe Hooper passed away Saturday night in Sherman Oaks, California, according to the L.A. County Coroner. The details of his death are not yet known. He was 74. Born in Austin, Texas, Hooper is best known for directing one of the most terrifying films ever made, The Texas Chainsaw Massacre. Loosely based on the true story of Ed Gein, the film tells the story about a group of friends who come in contact with a group of sadistic cannibals. He also...

Joan Lee, Wife of Marvel Legend Stan Lee, Dies at 93

We here at Fan Fest News would like to send our thoughts, prayers, and deepest condolences to Stan Lee, who lost his wife Joan, on Thursday. Joan was 93 years old. A spokesperson for Lee and his family released the following statement to The Hollywood Reporter: "I can confirm the sad news that Joan Lee passed away this morning quietly and surrounded by her family. The family asks that you please give them time to grieve and respect their privacy during this difficult time." According to sources, the wife of...
1 2 3
Page 1 of 3