News | Entertainment
28 Jul 2021 21:27
NZCity News
NZCity CalculatorReturn to NZCity

  • Start Page
  • Personalise
  • Sport
  • Weather
  • Finance
  • Shopping
  • Jobs
  • Horoscopes
  • Lotto Results
  • Photo Gallery
  • Site Gallery
  • TVNow
  • Dating
  • SearchNZ
  • NZSearch
  • Crime.co.nz
  • RugbyLeague
  • Make Home
  • About NZCity
  • Contact NZCity
  • Your Privacy
  • Advertising
  • Login
  • Join for Free

  •   Home > News > Entertainment

    Blake Lively has broken her silence on the death of her father, Ernie Lively

    The 'Turner & Hooch' star died of cardiac complications in Los Angeles, aged 74, the late star's family confirmed


    According to The Hollywood Reporter, Ernie was with his wife Elaine and his children - also including Jason, 53, Eric, 39, Robyn, 49, and 54-year-old Lori Lively - who are all also actors in their own right.

    And hours after the sad news was reported, the 'A Simple Favor' actress took to her Instagram Story to share a sweet picture or her hugging her dad and captioned it with a brown love heart.

    In 2003, Ernie suffered a heart attack, and he was treated with stem-cell therapy as part of an experimental retrograde gene procedure in 2014.

    The movie star was also known for his roles in 'Passenger 57' and 'The Dukes of Hazzard', while he played Blake's on-screen father in the 2005 comedy-drama 'The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants' and the 2008 sequel.

    His other credits include 'The Man in the Moon', 'The Beverly Hillbillies' and 'Mulholland Falls'.

    On the small screen, he made appearances in the likes of 'Seinfeld', 'Murder', 'She Wrote' and 'The West Wing'.

    Blake - who shot to fame as Serena van der Woodsen in 'Gossip Girl' - previously credited her mother and father with mentoring her into the actress she is today.

    She said: “My mom and dad always taught acting, so instead of getting me babysitters, they would just bring me to class. And I’m a naturally shy person, so it really helped. I would’ve just been hiding under the table, pulling on my mother’s dress if I hadn’t been in their classes.”

    © 2021 Bang Showbiz, NZCity

     Other Entertainment News
     28 Jul: Michelle Heaton's body began "shutting down" due to alcohol abuse
     28 Jul: Tiffany Haddish only goes to high-profile events "for a reason"
     28 Jul: David Thewlis got married five years ago
     28 Jul: Justin Timberlake has blamed his children for his "unavailability"
     28 Jul: Tom Cruise has taken up darts
     28 Jul: Paris Hilton is “over” going to parties
     28 Jul: Sarah Ferguson is “happy” with her relationship with Prince Andrew
     Top Stories

    RUGBY RUGBY
    The All Blacks Sevens team is one win away from securing i's first Olympic medal More...


    BUSINESS BUSINESS
    Rents are rising again -- particularly in regional New Zealand More...



     Today's News

    Entertainment:
    Michelle Heaton's body began "shutting down" due to alcohol abuse 21:16

    Motoring:
    Mixed results for our men's cyclists in the road time trial at the Tokyo Olympics 21:16

    Law and Order:
    Malaysian police say helicopter delivery of 'nasi ganja' breached lockdown rules 21:06

    Entertainment:
    Tiffany Haddish only goes to high-profile events "for a reason" 20:46

    Entertainment:
    David Thewlis got married five years ago 20:16

    Entertainment:
    Justin Timberlake has blamed his children for his "unavailability" 19:46

    Entertainment:
    Tom Cruise has taken up darts 19:16

    Sailing:
    It's been a better day on the water for New Zealand's sailors in Enoshima 18:56

    Entertainment:
    Paris Hilton is “over” going to parties 18:46

    Politics:
    The Ministry for Primary Industries is defending claims it's failed to enforce animal welfare 18:36


     News Search






    Power Search


    © 2021 New Zealand City Ltd