Celebrity Internet death hoaxes

Posted: 6:18 PM EDT Sep 18, 2013   Updated: 10:24 AM EDT Sep 01, 2015

James Earl Jones recently became the latest celebrity to see erroneous reports of his death spread like wildfire online. Check out some other stars who have "died" several times in fake online reports.

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Over the weekend, James Earl Jones became the latest celebrity to see erroneous reports of his death spread like wildfire online. A parody website posted news of his supposed demise, which was soon trending on social media despite the fact the 84-year-old actor is still very much alive and well. Check out some other stars who have "died" several times in fake online reports.

 
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