Dame Olivia Newton-John Passes Away At Age 73

Dame Olivia Newton-John has passed away at the age of 73.
Dame Olivia Newton-John (photo: Michelle Day)

The worst news I think I’ve ever shared – Dame Olivia Newton-John passed away this morning at her home in Southern California this morning at the age of 73 surrounded by family and friends.

As longtime readers of The Randy Report know, my husband Michael has been Olivia’s publicist for more than 20 years. We’ve shared adventures, laughs and music with Olivia all over the world.

In addition to her glorious music and philanthropic efforts, Olivia has been a longtime LGBTQ ally. I was with her and Michael, in 2012, as she drafted her statement in support for marriage equality saying, “Love is love.” Continue reading “Dame Olivia Newton-John Passes Away At Age 73”

Tony Dow, Leave It To Beaver Star, Passes At 77

Tony Dow, star of the iconic 1950/60s sitcom Leave It To Beaver died today at the age of 77.
Tony Dow (screen captures via Leave It To Beaver)

UPDATE: The original reports by Tony Dow’s management were premature as his family came out to say a few hours later that while he was on his deathbed, he had not yet passed.

Dow’s son Christopher confirmed to PEOPLE: “This is a difficult time. Yes he is still alive but in his last hours. Under hospice care.

Today, the family has confirmed the actor, considered “the best big brother in sitcom history” has indeed passed. RIP Tony Dow. Continue reading “Tony Dow, Leave It To Beaver Star, Passes At 77”