Rapper, businessman and community activist Nipsey Hussle was shot dead on March 31st, 2019 outside the Marathon Clothing store he co-owned in a neighborhood strip mall at Slauson Avenue and Crenshaw Boulevard in South Los Angeles.
The 33-year-old, whose real name was Ermias Joseph Asghedom, was taken to hospital where he was declared dead. Eric Holder, who was reportedly known to Hussle, was arrested and charged with his murder.
Hussle released his first mixtape, Slauson Boy Volume 1, in 2005, when he was 20 years old, and other mixtapes followed, including the Bullets Ain’t Got No Name series during 2008 and 2009. In 2010, he founded his own record label, All Money In, and received a Grammy nomination for his 2018 debut studio album, Victory Lap. His collaborations include tracks with hip hop artists such as Kendrick Lamar, Drake, Ty Dolla Sign, and DJ Khaled.
American film producer and businessman Steve Bing died on June 22nd, 2020, aged 55, after jumping from the 27th floor of the Ten Thousand apartment building where he lived in the Century City neighborhood of Los Angeles, California.
He had his own production company, Shangri-La Entertainment and among his credits are Executive Producer on the 2000 Sylvester Stallone film Get Carter, and Co-writer on the 2003 comedy Kangaroo Jack. Bing was also a major investor in the 2004 Tom Hanks animated film The Polar Express.
Bing had two children, a son, Damian Hurley, from his relationship with actress Elizabeth Hurley, and daughter, Kira Bonder, from a relationship with former pro tennis player Lisa Bonder.
The nearest hotels to Universal Studios are the Hilton Los Angeles/Universal City and the Sheraton Universal Hotel.
Both hotels are located adjacent to Universal Studios Hollywood, within easy walking distance of the park entrance, and free shuttle buses are also provided.
Well known Hollywood family therapist Amie Harwick was murdered at her home on Mound Street in Hollywood Hills in the early hours of Saturday, February 15th, 2020.
Police responding to a report of a woman screaming found Doctor Harwick gravely injured on the ground beneath the property’s third story balcony. She died in hospital from her injuries and her former boyfriend, 41-year-old Gareth Pursehouse, was arrested for murder. Harwick had previously obtained restraining orders against Pursehouse.
Harwick was previously engaged to comedian and TV personality Drew Carey.