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Gary Coleman

Born – February 8, 1968 in Zion, Illinois
Died – May 28, 2010 in Provo, Utah

Actor/person who constantly asked other people what they were talking about.

Career High Point: “Diff’rent Strokes”

Career Low Point: Everything after “Diff'rent Strokes”

Became famous on “Diff'rent Strokes,” did some TV movies, got upstaged by Webster, became a security guard.

Got screwed out of most of his “Diff'rent Strokes” money, spent the next 20 years bitching about it.

Married an extra he met on a film, got divorced the following year, but continued to live with her until his death.

Died of kidney disease in 2010, but not before his ex-wife snuck into his hospital room, took a picture of herself next to his comatose body and sold it to a tabloid. Classy!

Fun Fact: He once punched a woman in the face repeatedly after she made fun of him.

Funner Fact: He was shopping for a bullet proof vest at the time.

LATEST STORIES
  
Gary Coleman's Death Probe -- Case Closed

Gary Coleman's Death Probe -- Case Closed

No one murdered Gary Coleman ... this according to investigators who finally closed the case into the actor's untimely demise.  The decision to shut down the investigation comes just… READ MORE >

Gary Coleman's Ex -- They Better Not Sell Our House

Gary Coleman's Ex -- They Better Not Sell Our House

Gary Coleman's ex-wife Shannon Price is upset that Gary's estate is trying to sell the house they lived in together -- and according to Price's rep, they'll "do everything possible to fight this… READ MORE >

- 1352 days ago
TMZ Live: Kobayashi, Giuliani, and Roger Huerta

TMZ Live: Kobayashi, Giuliani, and Roger Huerta

We took your questions on everything -- including Takeru Kobayashi getting wiener victory in court, Rudy Giuliani's daughter getting caught shoplifting, and Gary Coleman's ex-wife desperately… READ MORE >

- 1352 days ago
Estate Wants to Unload Gary Coleman's House

Estate Wants to Unload Gary Coleman's House

The administrator of Gary Coleman's estate wants to put Gary's Santaquin, UT home up for sale -- but first he says it needs a major fix-up. Robert Jeffs -- court-appointed Special Administrator of… READ MORE >

- 1353 days ago
Todd Bridges Attends Gary Coleman Memorial

Todd Bridges
Attends Gary Coleman Memorial

Several of Gary Coleman's closest friends -- including "Diff'rent Strokes" co-star Todd Bridges -- have just gathered for a memorial honoring the late actor at Il Cielo in Beverly Hills.As we… READ MORE >

- 1376 days ago
Gary Coleman's Penis Caught in Legal Pinch

Gary Coleman's Penis Caught in Legal Pinch

Video of Gary Coleman's long dong silver is swinging across the Internet -- and the guy in charge of the footage wants it removed ASAP... threatening a $10,000,000 lawsuit if it doesn't disappear… READ MORE >

- 1393 days ago
Gary Coleman Cremated

Gary Coleman Cremated

Gary Coleman was cremated Thursday night and his ashes were locked away until a court decides what to do with them. The administrator of his estate, Robert Jeffs, released a statement saying, "The… READ MORE >

- 1401 days ago
Gary Coleman's Ex -- Unwanted at Private Memorial

Gary Coleman's Ex
Unwanted at Private Memorial

Gary Coleman's closest friends are arranging a private memorial for the actor -- but TMZ has learned Gary's ex-wife and his parents will not be invited. TMZ spoke with Kent Emmons and Anna Gray --… READ MORE >

- 1401 days ago
Gary Coleman's Ex Gets Shady in Court

Gary Coleman's Ex Gets Shady in Court

Wearing Chanel sunglasses, Gary Coleman's ex-wife Shannon Price showed up to court in Utah on Monday to file documents in which Gary indicated that he wanted to be kept on life support "as long as… READ MORE >

- 1404 days ago
Gary Coleman 911 -- 'Yeah, He's Suicidal'

Gary Coleman 911
'Yeah, He's Suicidal'

Gary Coleman's ex-wife told police he was "suicidal" and acting crazy during a 911 call she made 4 months before she was -- in her words -- "forced" to pull the plug on Gary. During the call, made… READ MORE >

- 1404 days ago

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