US actress, director Penny Marshall dies

Penny Marshall Photo By Dennis Van Tine/ABACAUSA.COM US actress Penny Marshall, who starred in Laverne & Shirley before becoming one of the top-grossing female directors in Hollywood, has died aged 75. Mashall's publicist, Michelle Bega, said she passed away in her Los Angeles home on Monday due to complications from diabetes. Marshall starred...

Globes to give Jeff Bridges lifetime award

Actor Jeff Bridges poses for a portrait in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Dan Steinberg, File) Oscar-winning actor Jeff Bridges will receive a lifetime achievement award at the Golden Globes ceremony for his wide range of work, the Hollywood Foreign Press Association says. Bridges will be honoured with the Cecil B DeMille Award, an...

Vine co-founder Colin Kroll dead at 35

Colin Kroll, co-founder of the Vine video app and the HQ Trivia game, has been found dead in his Manhattan apartment of an apparent drug overdose, Variety has confirmed. He was 35. New York Police Department officers responded early on Sunday to a call by Kroll's girlfriend who was concerned about...