Already in the first few months of 2022, the world has lost the lives of a number of notable actors, artists, directors, and others in the entertainment industry.
Always in our thoughts and prayers As 2021 came to a close, the entertainment industry in Hollywood lamented the passing of legendary figures such as Betty White and John Madden.
Unfortunately, 2022 also brought with it a number of celebrity deaths that left fans in shock. We have compiled a list of prominent celebrity deaths that have occurred so far this year below.
Richard Roat smiling while wearing suit
Character actor Roat, who was 89 years old when he passed away on August 5, 2022, had a long and successful career on television, appearing in such shows as Seinfeld, Friends, Cheers, Happy Days, and The Golden Girls, among others. There is no more information regarding his passing that has been made public.
On August 29, the body of the country musician, who was 32 years old, was discovered. Matt Kinman, who was with Bell the week before he went missing in Tucson, was the one who confirmed the singer of "Sometimes" had passed away.
According to Saving Country Music, the musician "ran off" after Kinman grabbed a bite to eat. This information comes from the book.
The Broadway veteran and brother of Patti LuPone died on August 27 at age 76, after fighting pancreatic cancer for three years.
The Off-Broadway company MCC Theater said in a statement, "The MCC Theater community mourns the loss of our much-loved and uniquely inspiring partner, colleague, and dear friend, Bob LuPone, who lived fearlessly and with great curiosity, good humor, an endless passion for connection, and a lot of heart." "We will always and deeply miss him." The Sopranos star helped start the group and ran it for almost 40 years.
Charlbi Dean wearing white outfit
Charlbi Dean died on August 29 at the age of 32. She was best known for her roles in the DC superhero show Black Lightning and the Palme d'Or-winning film Triangle of Sadness.
The up-and-coming South African actress made her film debut in 2010's Spud and later Spud 2, a comedy starring musician Troye Sivan as a first-year student at an elite private boarding school in South Africa at the end of apartheid.
She went on to star in Blood in the Water (2016), Don't Sleep (2017), An Interview with God (2018), and Porthole (2018).
The actor died on Saturday, August 20. He was in a few of Stanley Kubrick's movies and worked as his assistant before the famous director died. He was 74. On Sunday, August 21, the late director's official Instagram account paid tribute to Vitali.
"These messages are never easy, but this one has hit us hard this morning," said the message. "It is with great sadness that we have to tell you that Leon Vitali, a talented, loyal, and important part of many of Stanley Kubrick's movies, died peacefully last night. We're thinking of his family and everyone who knew and loved him."
At the end of the statement, it said, "To honor Leon, we will pay tribute to him all day."
The actor from Another World died on August 12 at the age of 53.
"Today we lost a bright light, a kind and most joyful soul, a loving mother, and a loyal friend," a rep for the actress' family told Us. "Anne will be deeply missed but she lives on through her beautiful sons, her iconic body of work, and her passionate advocacy. Her bravery for always standing in her truth, spreading her message of love and acceptance, will continue to have a lasting impact."
Heche died after she was in a coma after a car accident earlier that month.
Olivia Newton-John smiling and wearing black outfit
According to her husband, John Easterling, the former Grease star passed away on August 8 following a 30-year fight with metastatic breast cancer. Her age was 73.
The Grammy-winning artist is survived by their daughter, the singer Chloe Lattanzi, whom she had with her former spouse Matt Lattanzi. In 2008, the Australian celebrity weds a British model.
These celebritieswho passed away this 2022 will always be remembered. The happiness they gave to their fans and audience will never fade. These celebritiesdeath this 2022 will always be legend in their own.