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Judd Nelson Of The Breakfast Club Fame is NOT Dead

A rapidly circulating report claims that actor Judd Nelson, who is best known for playing the character John Bender in The Breakfast Club, has been found dead in his Los Angeles home.

However, the claims in the message are false. Judd Nelson is alive and well. The report comes from a bogus website that masquerades as a Fox News page.

The false death report, which is beings shared via social media, is designed to trick people into clicking the link and visiting the fake website.

  If this message comes your way, do not click any links that it contains. And let the person who posted it know that the story is untrue.

Example

BREAKING NEWS: Sources are reporting that Judd Nelson, best known for his roles as John Bender in The Breakfast Club, has been found dead at age 55. Multiple unconfirmed reports say Nelson was found dead Saturday evening in his Los Angeles condo, Sierra Towers after police responded to a 911 call for an unconscious man around 9:25 p.m.

Judd Nelson

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Last updated: October 27, 2014
First published: October 27, 2014
By Brett M. Christensen
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Judd Nelson isn't dead; report is a hoax