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Tributes Pour in For Comedy Great Barry Chuckle

Last week, one half of comedy duo the Chuckle Brothers, Barry Chuckle passed away.  The comedian and entertainer died last week at the age of 73. He died peacefully at home with his wife and family. “It is with great sadness that the family announce that Barry passed away peacefully …

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Father Ted & Coronation Street Star Passes Away Aged 91

Dublin actress Doreen Keogh has passed away at the age of 91.  She had been suffering from Alzheimer’s and died peacefully at St Columba’s Hospital in Thomastown, Co Kilkenny, her family confirmed. The Irish actress played Concepta Regan in Coronation Street from the first episodes of the soap in 1960. John …

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Stand-Up Comedian Ralphie May Dies At 45

‘Last Comic Standing’ dies of cardiac arrest following bout with pneumonia in Las Vegas.  “We are heartbroken to announce the untimely death of our friend, Ralphie May. Ralphie had been battling pneumonia and had cancelled a handful of dates over the last month in an effort to recover. Earlier this …

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R.I.P Charlie Murphy

Eddie Murphy’s brother Charlie – also a comedian – passed away at the age of 57 after his battle with leukemia. Charlie’s career started around the same time as his brother Eddie (both pictured) who rapidly emerged as one of America’s all time comedy performers – both live and on film. Charlie …

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Remembering Don Rickles (Mr Potato Head)

Remembering Don Rickles makes us laugh not cry. The king of insult comedy has sadly passed away at the age of 90 from Kidney failure. Growing up he was the class clown in school and at the age of 18 he enlisted in the Navy to become an entertainer in the …

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