Actor Mary Alice, Who Played The Oracle In The Matrix Revolutions, Has Died
The actor passed away in her Manhattan apartment on Wednesday (July 27), as confirmed by the New York Police Department to The Hollywood Reporter. Her age has been variously reported as 80, 85, and 86.
Alice starred in the third Matrix film, 2003’s The Matrix Revolutions, where she played The Oracle who imparts wisdom to Neo (Keanu Reeves).
She won a Tony Award for Best Featured Actress in a Play in the original 1987 Broadway production of Fences. Alice is also known for playing Lettie Bostic in the NBC sitcom A Different World from 1987 to 1989.
Her other notable roles include Effie Williams in the 1976 musical drama Sparkle, 1990’s To Sleep With Anger, and the HBO miniseries Laurel Avenue. She also won an Emmy in 1993 for Outstanding Supporting Actress for her role in the drama series I’ll Fly Away.
Colman Domingo paid tribute to Alice on Twitter, writing: “A shoulder we all stood on." A round of applause for Mary Alice. Thank you, legend. Rest Easy. "
Wendell Pierce wrote: "Mary Alice was an intense, ferociously creative, profoundly authentic artist." “Her spirit of expression was infectious. an icon of her craft. I saw her in the original Broadway production of FENCES. A tour de force performance matched by none. Transcendental Once in a lifetime. RIP.”
Samson Singer Nicky Moore Has Died
The pioneer of heavy metal passed away on Wednesday morning (03.08.22) at the age of 75 after a battle with Parkinson's disease."It is with immense sadness and almost unbearably heavy hearts that we have to let you all know that Nicky - a man larger than life in body and spirit - has sadly passed away this morning," read a statement on the seasoned rocker's website.A man who had lived 1,000 lifetimes in one decided he needed a break. Rest well, dear friend. We will...
‘Open’ your marriages if your wife can’t satisfy you – Mary Njoku
Mary Njoku, a Nollywood actress, has advised married men who are unhappy with their single wife to establish an open marriage.This, she claims, will restore peace of mind because the women will also respectfully assist themselves.Dear Married Men, if your wife can't meet your "inner room" demands, please "open" your marriage and, with her consent, you can have peace of mind to discreetly share your "gift" with the world," she said on her Instagram page.“While she qu...
I want to marry a virgin - Popular Actor says
Just few days that things turned around positively for the Nollywood actor Aguba, who was recently rescued by OPM Pastor Chibuzor, the actor has now informed the preacher that he can only marry a virgin from Israel.This is coming on the heels of the public notice that a wife is needed urgently for the actor.Aguba who appears to be unhinged rejected a widow who agreed to be his wife and have his children and insists that he wants an European virgin instead.The preach...
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