The rumor that Russell Crowe died is spreading like wildfire across the internet. According to Us Magazine, this report is false and actor Russell Crowe is alive and well.
A representative for actor Russell Crowe who is 46, told Us Magazine that the Internet and radio reports are “not true.”
One report of Crowe’s death said he fell 50 feet off a mountain in Kitzbuhel, Austria.
New York City radio station Z100 and a South Florida radio station reported Thursday morning that Russell Crowe had passed away. The news quickly spread across the Internet, making the term “Russell Crowe Died” a top Google search trend.
The rumors have also been associated with and attributed to a false Wikipedia post.
Crowe’s next movie, The Next Three Days, is to be released in theaters November 19, 2010.