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Russell Crowe NOT Dead, Still Talking About Football

June 11, 2010 (3:14 am) GMT
Rep for the 46-year-old actor affirmed that the recent report mentioning the star was dead after suffering a fatal fall while filming a movie is 'not true.'
Russell Crowe

No, is not dead. As on Thursday morning, June 10, the "" actor was widely reported dead after suffering a fatal fall while filming in a remote area of the Hahnenkamm mountains of Austria, his rep told Us Magazine the story was nothing but a hoax, insisting it is "not true."

Crowe's death rumor quickly spread around the internet after New York City radio station Z100 reported the fake news. However, Crowe's death hoax was another product of Fake A Fish, celeb fake news generator, which also reported that was "hospitalized after traffic altercation" in late April.

Crowe himself, during the height of the rumor, posted a message on his Twitter page, indicating that he was safe as he still talked about soccer and Australian rules football. The post read, "Have a great week in camp with the England team. All South's fans, players and admin very proud of you Headley."

Meanwhile, Crowe's previous message read, "Unable to answer tweets fell off a mountain in Austria,all over red rover. Don't know how i got there, but the media are never wrong.G'Bye." Other artists who also have been caught in a death prank include 's former husband , , , and .

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