Rumors of their deaths have been greatly exaggerated, as these celebrities have all fallen victim to the now infamous celebrity death prank. It seems you’re not truly famous anymore until someone on Twitter claims you’re dead. Click “Next” to see the top 10 celebrity death hoaxes.
1. Britney Spears and Justin Timberlake
Back when Britney and Justin were music’s golden couple, a set of Texas DJs caused a panic when they reported that the superstars were in a car accident that left Justin Timberlake in a coma, and Britney Spears dead. Ultimately the superstars were unharmed. The DJ’s jobs on the other hand, bit the dust. [Hollywood.com]