It is with great sadness that I must report that Amanda Peterson has passed away; she was forty-three. For a moment, you may be wondering who she is but you'll know...trust me. Think Patrick Dempsey, 1987 and white-fringed jacket..."Can't Buy Me Love." Though Peterson drifted away from the spotlight a few years after the film, she went on to get married and have two children while residing in Colorado. She also remained an eighties fashion icon because this was one of the IT movies for the time. Cause of death? Undetermined but her father spoke to TMZ and revealed that she had sleep apnea and records showed she had sinusitis and pneumonia. She had also lived in a mold-infested home but moved out around a year ago. Celebrities like Sarah Michelle Gellar, Lance Bass and Scott Foley tweeted their sadness. The movie will never be the same. Apparently, the cast was talking about reuniting for a photo shoot next month but that is hearsay for now. Our thoughts and prayers are with her family and friends during this difficult time.
photo courtesy of amazon.com With the return of the hit Showtime series, 'The L Word,' it makes fans of the original show and ultimate reality spinoff, 'The Real L Word,' quite nostalgic. Actors can keep acting but reality stars can drift off into the clouds after their 15 minutes of fame are over. TRLW lasted three seasons with a revolving door of lesbians who soon became like friends and family. Initially based in California, the show followed the lives of a handful of gay women, somehow intertwined in life, and what it was like to date, fall in love, have sex, try to make babies, propose, be successful, and so much more. By the final season, the series went bi-coastal, utilizing NYC as a playground, as well. The show ended in 2012 with two weddings and a lot of tears. So, where are they now? Get ready to catch up with our fave reality celesbians! - Whitney Mixter : the player of the series, she may have hooked up with almost every member of the cast. But,