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  • SURVEY SCAM - 'Sylvester Stallone Died in Horrible Car Accident'
    Facebook post claims that actor Sylvester Stallone has died in a car accident. The post features a teaser image of a crashed car and invites users to click a 'play' button to view video footage of the accident.
    Published: August 21, 2014

  • Lou Ferrigno Is NOT Dead
    Circulating report claims that popular US actor and bodybuilder Lou Ferrigno has been killed in a car accident.
    Published: May 29, 2014

  • WWE Legend The Undertaker is Alive
    Circulating report claims that wrestling star Mark 'The Undertaker' Calaway was found dead in his Texas home.
    Published: April 17, 2014

  • SCAM -'R.I.P. Dwayne Johnson' - The Rock is NOT Dead
    R.I.P. message being distributed on Facebook claims that actor Dwayne Johnson has died during filming of a dangerous stunt for the movie Fast and Furious 7.
    Published: April 11, 2014

  • Dwayne Johnson is NOT Dead
    Circulating report claims that popular actor Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson has fallen from a cliff and died while filming in New Zealand.
    Published: April 7, 2014

  • Actor Wayne Knight is NOT Dead
    Reports and rumours circulating via social media claim that popular actor Wayne Knight has been killed in a tractor-trailer accident.
    Published: March 17, 2014

  • Oprah Winfrey is NOT Dead – Links in Message Lead to Rogue App
    Message appearing on Facebook claims that media queen Oprah Winfrey has been found dead at her house after committing suicide at her home. The message invites users to click a link to watch an exclusive video message that the star made before her death.
    Published: November 6, 2013

  • Celine Dion Death Hoax Points To Rogue App
    Circulating messages designed to look like news headlines or "breaking news" articles claim singer Celine Dion has died and invite users to click a link to watch an exclusive news video about her demise.
    Published: October 24, 2013

  • Will Smith Facebook Death Post Leads to Rogue App
    Circulating Facebook message claims that actor Will Smith has died due to a doctor's negligence during an operation. The message invites users to click a link to see CCTV footage of the operation.
    Published: October 22, 2013

  • Adam Sandler Snowboarding Death Hoax - Adam is STILL not Dead
    Circulating message claims that popular actor Adam Sandler has died in a snowboarding accident in Switzerland.
    Published: October 14, 2013

  • Miley Cyrus is NOT Dead - Miley Cyrus Suicide Facebook Scam
    Message circulating on Facebook claims that entertainer Miley Cyrus has committed suicide due to "traumatic stress". The message urges fans to click a link to view a suicide video message from Miley.
    Published: September 3, 2013

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