Comedian @TonyRock talks about threats he’s gotten from “fans”
#TaniaOnTheScene — Host of the newly revamped legendary talent competition “Apollo Live”, and the recently added series regular on BET’s “Reed Between the Lines,” comedian and actor Tony Rock continues to prove his exceptional star talents.
The funny man is bringing the laughs to the Gotham Comedy Club this weekend.
We sit down and talk about everything from who he thinks is funnier than him, to threats he’s gotten from fans, and what to expect from his shows this weekend.
Check it out below.
Oscar-winning actor, comic genius: Robin Williams dies at 63 from suspected suicide
#TaniaOnTheScene - Sadly, we say goodbye to a great actor.
Robin Williams was found dead in his home on Monday around noon.
Over the years, Williams struggled with alcohol and cocaine addiction, and as of late, struggled with severe depression.
The international superstar’s first major role was as a lovable alien in the TV series “Mork and Mindy.” He was also known for his many roles, from “Good Will Hunting,” to “Dead Poets Society,” “Mrs. Doubtfire,” “Jumanji” and more.
The 63-year-old reportedly died in what appears to be a suicide from asphyxiation.
This is what Morgan Freeman’s voice sounds like on helium
#TaniaOnTheScene — Actor Morgan Freeman’s legendary voice adds a special dimension to everything he does.
But did you even wonder what would happen if the 76-year-old actor inhaled helium?
You’re about to find out.
Check it out below.
Actor Bob Hoskins dies at 71, following pneumonia
#TaniaOnTheScene - Actor Bob Hoskins died last night following pneumonia at the age of 71, it has been revealed.
It comes just two years after it was announced that Hoskins was retiring from showbusiness after being diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease.
His silver screen career spanned four decades and included Hollywood hits such as Who Framed Roger Rabbit.
His most recent appearance was in Snow White and the Huntsman, released in 2012 and starring Kristen Stewart.
Hoskins revealed his battle with the brain disorder several months after his diagnosis.
Legendary actor, Mickey Rooney, dies at 93
#TaniaOnTheScene - Legendary actor and New York native Mickey Rooney died Sunday in California, the Los Angeles County Coroner’s office said.
He was 93.
Rooney’s career stretched from super-stardom as a child star in Hollywood’s golden age, through television and Broadway.
Scandal Actor Arrested After Altercation at Restaurant
#TaniaOnTheScene - An actor on the hit TV show “Scandal” is in trouble with the law again.
Columbus Short was arrested Tuesday, after he allegedly knocked a man out and broke his nose.
The incident happened at a Los Angeles restaurant on March 15.
Short was released on $50-thousand bail.
He has been arrested several times for violent behavior.
According to reports, the show’s creator, Shonda Rhimes, issued Short a warning to get his personal issues sorted out or he could be axed from the show.
'The Waltons' Star Ralph Waite Dies
#TaniaOnTheScene - The iconic TV dad and New York native has died. Ralph Waite, who played the father in the tv series “The Waltons” died yesterday in Palm Desert, California. The cause of death was not released. Waite starred on the Waltons for 9 years and then became a minister at the United Church of Christ in Garden City, Long Island. He was 85 years old.