Robin Williams' Widow Is Fighting His Children Over His Estate

In a sad situation that only continues to get sadder, Susan Schneider Williams—wife of the late Robin Williams—is challenging the comedian's children and the division of his estate by filing a petition that would allow her to keep certain personal effects that were seemingly left to Williams' kids. » 2/03/15 10:30am 2/03/15 10:30am

Watch the Late Robin Williams Help A Co-Star Ask a Girl to Prom

In a new interview, a co-star of the late Robin Williams explained how the actor and comedian used his unique comedy talents to help him ask a girl to the prom. » 12/22/14 11:30pm 12/22/14 11:30pm

The Moral Purpose of Telling Koko the Gorilla How Robin Williams Died

Take a minute to think about all the ethical dilemmas you face on a daily basis. Should I tell Nordstrom that they sent me the wrong and much more expensive item or just return it for cash? Is it ethical to request that the dollar I put in the tip jar not go to a certain rude barista? What is never high on my list of… » 10/17/14 5:50pm 10/17/14 5:50pm

​What We Know About George Clooney and Amal Alamuddin's Wedding Weekend

As you know by now, dapper incarnate George Clooney married his fiancée, human rights attorney Amal Alamuddin yesterday in Venice. Italy, not California. Here's what we know: » 9/28/14 11:45am 9/28/14 11:45am

Ethan Hawke on Robin Williams: It Was Obvious He Was in Pain

Ethan Hawke opened about the tragic death of Robin Williams, sharing what it was like to work with the comedy legend as a young actor and how he always sensed sadness behind all the jokes. » 9/11/14 10:41pm 9/11/14 10:41pm

After being run off Twitter by the seedy scum of the Internet, Robin Williams' daughter, Zelda has rejoined the social media website. The evils of the web didn't win everything today, and that's gotta count for something. » 9/02/14 4:40pm 9/02/14 4:40pm

Worst Fucking Summer Ever

Summer is usually a much anticipated season of sun-brightened days and bright blue and green Instagram streams and no school and barefoot running across blacktop to get to the pool and a news cycle so slow that teen sex parties and heartwarming tails of two-legged dogs who overcame the odds dominate the news cycle.… » 8/28/14 2:40pm 8/28/14 2:40pm

​Westboro Baptist Church Accepts Comedian's Offer to Picket ISIS in Iraq

The Islamic State (known as ISIS) is a vicious group of extremists, carrying out horrific attacks, kidnappings, and murders and they are proving to be one helluva foreign policy shit show. So obviously, it follows that the organization most suited to dealing with such extremists would be the Westboro Baptist Church,… » 8/23/14 2:45pm 8/23/14 2:45pm

Bigots Use Robin Williams to Support 'Ex-Gay Conversion Therapy'

As if we haven't had enough of the Family Research Council's bigotry, they're at it again in a new essay horrifically connecting actor Robin Williams' history of overcoming alcohol and substance abuse through rehabilitation to the need for "sexuality reorientation," or, you know, that "conversion therapy" shit we know… » 8/21/14 2:01pm 8/21/14 2:01pm

How Twitter Could Beat the Trolls, And Why It Won’t

Twitter has a troll problem. It has from the beginning, really. But it's been particularly loud this month, thrown into sharp relief with the sickening attacks on Robin Williams' grieving daughter, Zelda. Twitter's response has been tepid at best—and as far as squashing trolls goes, it's the most we can ever expect. » 8/20/14 4:58pm 8/20/14 4:58pm

20/20's Elizabeth Vargas Checks into Rehab for Alcohol Problem

ABC anchor Elizabeth Vargas revealed today that she checked herself into a recovery facility for alcohol addiction while on vacation. Vargas spent a couple of weeks in treatment last fall for the same issue, during which her husband was reportedly cheating on her. The couple is now going through a divorce. » 8/18/14 8:00pm 8/18/14 8:00pm

Michael J. Fox 'Stunned' at News of Robin Williams's Parkinson's

Michael J. Fox says he was "stunned" to learn of Robin Williams's Parkinson's diagnosis, and added that Williams—long before being diagnosed—had been a dedicated supporter of the Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson's Research. » 8/14/14 8:10pm 8/14/14 8:10pm

In a statement, Robin Williams' wife Susan Schneider has revealed that Williams learned he had Parkinson's Disease shortly before his death. "Robin's sobriety was intact and he was brave as he struggled with his own battles of depression, anxiety as well as early stages of Parkinson's Disease, which he was not yet… » 8/14/14 2:40pm 8/14/14 2:40pm

About Time: Twitter to Fix Policies After Trolls Attack Zelda Williams

A few days after Robin Williams' daughter Zelda Williams was cruelly bullied off of social media in the wake of her father's death, Twitter announced it will make changes to prevent similar incidents in the future. » 8/14/14 9:50am 8/14/14 9:50am

Cast of Broadway's Aladdin Performs Touching Tribute to Robin Williams

Robin Williams brought so many wonderful, hilarious and often heartbreaking characters to life. But one of my favorites and probably yours is Genie is Disney's Aladdin. » 8/13/14 9:30pm 8/13/14 9:30pm

All the Terrible Responses to Robin Williams' Death

In the wake of the death of Robin Williams, there has been an outpouring of grief, disbelief and just general feels about the loss of a man who was truly a national treasure. While the passing of any great figure is terrible, this tragedy has been compounded by the news that Williams committed suicide. » 8/12/14 5:00pm 8/12/14 5:00pm

Watch Conan Break News of Robin Williams's Death to His Audience

"This is unusual and upsetting," Conan O'Brien said to his audience on Monday night. "But we got some news during the show." » 8/12/14 10:50am 8/12/14 10:50am

ABC Offers Live Aerial Footage of Robin Williams' Home Because Why?

In the scramble to cover yesterday's horrible and shocking news that Robin Williams was dead, apparently by his own hand — and in the absence of any hard information other than the fact that he died from asphyxiation and his family has asked that we respect their privacy — ABC decided that the best way to cover the… » 8/12/14 9:50am 8/12/14 9:50am

Courtney Stodden and Doug Hutchison Are Getting UN-DIVORCED

THANK YOU, GODDESS, FOR THIS GIFT. PR geniuses Courtney Stodden and Doug Hutchison are back in the news after announcing they're un-canceling their tragic divorce and are re-engaged to be re-married. LONG LIVE DOURTNEY. » 8/11/14 8:15pm 8/11/14 8:15pm