Comedian

Actress-comedian Jan Hooks died on Oct. 9, 2014 of an undisclosed illness.(Photo by Darryl James/Getty Images)

Actress, Comedian Jan Hooks Dies At 57

Actress Jan Hooks, of “Saturday Night Live” and “Designing Women” fame, has died at the age of 57, CBS News reported Thursday evening.

10/09/2014

Actor Robin Williams speaks onstage during "The Crazy Ones" panel discussion at the CBS, Showtime and The CW portion of the 2013 Summer Television Critics Association tour at the Beverly Hilton Hotel on July 29, 2013 in Beverly Hills, California.  (Photo by Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images)

Robin Williams Found Dead In Calif. Home In Suspected Suicide

Actor and comedian Robin Williams was found dead Monday in his northern California home, in what was suspected to be a suicide.

08/11/2014

NASHVILLE, TN - FEBRUARY 21: Comedian John Pinette performs as part of CMT Presents Ron White's Comedy Saltue To The Troops at The Grand Ole Opry on February 21, 2012 in Nashville, Tennessee. (Photo by Rick Diamond/Getty Images for CMT)

Comedian, ‘Seinfeld’ Actor John Pinette Dead At 50

Chubby stand-up comedian and hapless carjacking victim from the final episode of “Seinfeld,” John Pinette has died. He was 50.

04/06/2014

PHILADELPHIA - APRIL 6: Comedian David Brenner performs at the Gala Concert where his friend, Bill Cosby, Ed.D. was presented with the Marian Anderson Award April 6, 2010, at The Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (Photo by William Thomas Cain/Getty Images)

‘Tonight Show’ Favorite, Comedian David Brenner Dies At 78

Jeff Abraham, who was David Brenner’s publicist, said the “Tonight Show” favorite died Saturday afternoon at his home in New York City.

03/15/2014

Jerry Seinfeld With Alice Gainer

Seinfeld ‘Pretty Sure’ No Reunion Coming Beyond Super Bowl Ad

After much hype about a “Seinfeld” reunion, the project was revealed during Super Bowl XLVIII – and Jerry Seinfeld said he was “pretty sure” no larger reunion was coming.

02/03/2014