Dead Celebrity

Pretty sure this will mean little to USians, but Boycie is no more.

The bit at 5 mins in is excellent.

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“My neck AND my back!”

RIP…

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The Cabs were probably not as big across the water But they were giants of experimental pop/dance/rock/dub in Europe.

I’ll have to get in touch with some friends who knew him now.

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BB’s got your back:

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This is very sad. Willie Garson was only 57.

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The Office No GIF

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Farewell Marty.

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I loved his character on Stargate SG1’s “Wormhole Xtreme!” parody episodes. Funny guy, just a perfect comedic actor!

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Ugh

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Hollywood Reporter’s coverage

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From The Root:

RIP

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Ouch. I loved Watermelon Man. Great skewering of white male privilege.

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RIP ‘Sweet Sweetback…’

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Even if you may not know the name, you know stuff he did…

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This may not mean anything on an international forum, but this man and his humble business really were beloved:

In an area where a lot of people die before they should, the families being able to lay a hand-carved stone on the grave was a special gift.

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Another relatively minor but much-loved English comedy character actor…

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Alan Lancaster, bassist for most of the classic Quo songs.

Here he is, doing the opening performance at Live Aid.

This was his last live performance with the band for 25 years.

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