We are sad to deliver the heartbreaking news that celebrity dermatologist, Fredric Brandt, has passed away according to reports. Mr. Brandt was found dead in his Miami home on Sunday, April 5. The 65-year-old’s publicist confirmed that he was suffering with an illness, which friends and family said was depression and not a terminal illness. Dr. Brandt has a skincare line at Sephora, and is known for working with famous faces like host Kelly Ripa, singer Madonna and Stephanie Seymour.
Robin Williams’ wife Susan Schneider and children Zachary, Zelda and Cody are headed to court today in their battle over the late comedian’s estate. Attorneys are scheduled to appear before a judge to discuss who should get the debated personal items. Back in December, Williams’ wife Susan filed court documents claiming items were taken from her home without her permission. The kids took their own legal action against their step mother stating that Schneider was trying to rob them of their father’s belongings. Schneider’s lawyer says the court hearing is to clarify Robin Williams’ wishes.
We’re sorry to deliver the news that famous chef Homaro Cantu was found dead at the age of 38 years old. After working under the late chef Charlie Trotter, he rose to fame by mixing science and fine dining at his Chicago restaurant Moto. On top of his successful career in the kitchen, he appeared on a number of reality cooking shows including Iron Chef, Hell’s Kitchen, and Dinner Impossible. Cantu died of an apparent suicide and was found inside the building where he planned to open a new brewery. We’re sending our condolences to Cantu’s family during this tough time. Rest in Peace.