Farrah Fawcett is now very ill and back in the hospital in the ICU, with Ryan O’Neal and her longtime friend and hairdresser Mela Murphy by her side. Son Redmond is still in prison. A Catholic priest has been summoned to her room, but it’s either to administer last rites or to perform Fawcett’s marriage to O’Neal, which O’Neal has promised will happen before Fawcett dies. Developing. (Newsday)
UPDATE: Farrah Fawcett died at 9:28 this morning at St John’s Medical Center in Santa Monica. She was 62 and had fought cancer for three years. Longtime beau Ryan O’Neal and friend Alana Stewart were at her side. No word on whether she and O’Neal exchanged wedding vows.