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A Star Is Burned: Mickey Rooney’s Final Days Marred by Bizarre Family Feud

Elder abuse, estranged stepsons at war, his eighth wife caught in the middle: Hollywood's original child star died with an estate and legal affairs in disarray.

Billy Crystal on Mickey Rooney: ‘Five Feet Tall, and Everybody Looked Up to Him’ (Video)

The "700 Sundays" comedian paid tribute by recalling one of Rooney's final public appearances, during which he performed a time-step and "brought the house down."

Mickey Rooney: Six Memorable Movie Roles (Video)

The Hollywood institution died Sunday at the age of 93; here's a look back at highlights from his nine decades in show business.

Mickey Rooney Gets Emotional, Reflects on His Career in One of His Final Interviews (Video)

The actor, who died Sunday at age 93, reveals his connection to Mickey Mouse and reflects on co-stars, including Judy Garland and Lana Turner.

Mickey Rooney Dead: Hollywood Pays Tribute to the Legend

UPDATED: Lena Dunham, Piers Morgan, Robin Leach and others hit Twitter to remember the actor, who died Sunday at age 93.

Legendary Actor Mickey Rooney Dead at 93

UPDATE: The star of the Andy Hardy series at MGM, an energetic entertainer, was small in stature, yet he carved out a larger-than-life persona through more than 90 years in show business.

Lost Mickey Rooney Film Is Found and Set for Preservation

'Mickey's Circus,' a 1927 comedy featuring the actor in his first starring role, is among dozens of early American silent films to be restored through a landmark Dutch-American collaboration.

Hollywood Legends of Past and Present Gather at Paramount to Remember A.C. Lyles

Mickey Rooney and Arnold Schwarzenegger were among the Hollywood figures who came out to pay their respects to a man who was eulogized as "Mr. Paramount."

Debbie Reynolds, Madonna Remember Elizabeth Taylor

The Hollywood community continues to pay tribute to the screen legend, who died Wednesday at 79.

Mickey Rooney: Elder Abuse Made Me ‘Prisoner in My Own Home’ (Video)

The 90-year-old actor testifies before the Senate that his wife and stepson denied him medication and food and stole money from him.

Mickey Rooney Granted Restraining Order Against Abusive Stepson

Court filings charge that Chris Aber has held back medication, food from the 90-year-old actor.

The Hollywood Reporter’s 80th Anniversary Issue: Behind the Scenes (Video)

A behind the scenes look at the photo shoot for The Hollywood Reporter's 80th Anniversary issue.