After her death, Di Caprio tweeted that Cates "was the best acting mom" he ever worked with. His character was fired at the beginning of the second season, but returned in season 4.
reports that no cause of death was revealed at the time.
The bodyguard and best friend of skateboarder and entrepreneur Rob Dyrdek, he rose to fame on the reality series that followed the pair during their day-to-day lives from 2006 until 2008.
Murphy also appeared in numerous movies including , Barris claimed to have been a C. "I would love to be known as an author, but I don't think it's written that that's the way it's going to be," he said.
"I think on my tombstone it's just going to say, 'Gonged at last,' and I'm stuck with that." He is survived by his wife, Mary Kane.
Here's a fond look back at some of the screen talents we've lost this year.
playing Mary Richards, an independent single woman who becomes a broadcaster.Boykin eventually became a parent and moved out of Dyrdek's house, but he later appeared on several episodes of the follow-up series on a budget of just 4,000, and it went on to make million at the box office.The black and white film about a group of people trapped by a horde of the undead was integral in creating the modern zombie genre.When a celebrity passes away, it can feel like we're losing a friend.Whether we watched them on the big screen or let them into our lives through our TVs, the world seems darker knowing we've had to say goodbye to a favorite star—even though we can continue enjoying their work indefinitely, letting their legacies live on forever.In the 20-year-old’s case, he was remorseful enough to drop out of college and write apologies to the victim and her family.