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Naya Rivera’s Family Settles Wrongful Death Suit Against Ventura County

Naya Rivera’s family has reached a settlement with Ventura County in a wrongful death lawsuit filed following her 2020 drowning in a Southern California lake. The Glee star, who was 33 at the time of her death, drowned while boating on Lake Piru in July 2020. In November of that year, Ryan Dorsey filed a […]

‘Glee’ Cast Pay Tribute to Naya Rivera on One-Year Anniversary of Her Death: “Always a Light, Always With Us”

Naya Rivera’s Glee co-stars, family members and friends are paying tribute to the 33-year-old actress on the one-year anniversary of her death. Last July 8, Rivera disappeared while boating with her son Josey at Lake Piru in California. An extensive search ensued after the 4-year-old was found alone on the boat, and by July 13, […]

Naya Rivera’s Mother Reflects on Her Death One Year Later, Says Multi-Day Search Was “Hell on Earth”

Naya Rivera’s mother, Yolanda Previtire, is opening up about the loss of her daughter, exactly one year after the 33-year-old Glee alum was first reported missing. In an appearance on Thursday’s Good Morning America, Previtire sat alongside Rivera’s younger sister, Nickayla, and emotionally recounted her final time talking to her daughter, the “hell on earth” […]

Naya Rivera, Jessica Walter Missing From Oscars In Memoriam Angers Fans

The moment was under scrutiny in general for its hurried pace.

‘Glee’ Cast Honors Naya Rivera: “Her Best Role Was Being a Mom”

During Thursday's GLAAD Media Awards, 16 stars from 'Glee' gathered to pay tribute to Rivera and her character Santana Lopez on the 10-year anniversary of Lopez coming out as lesbian on network TV.

Christina Milian Replaces Naya Rivera in Starz’s ‘Step Up’

Sources say the production checked in and received the blessing of the late 'Glee' favorite to recast the role.

Ventura County Sued for Wrongful Death in Naya Rivera Drowning

Naya Rivera's July 8 death in Lake Piru has sparked a wrongful death lawsuit against Ventura County on behalf of her young son, who was on the water with her that day.

Autopsy Report Indicates Naya Rivera Called for Help as She Drowned

An autopsy report released Friday says Glee actor Naya Rivera raised her arm and called for help as she accidentally drowned while boating with her 4-year-old son on a California lake.

Amber Riley Pays Tribute to Naya Rivera in Emotional Performance

Performing on Jimmy Kimmel Live! Thursday night, Amber Riley, who starred on Glee as Mercedes Jones, paid tribute to her former co-star and friend Naya Rivera in an emotional performance more than a month after the late actress's death. 

Heather Morris Honors Naya Rivera, LGBTQ ‘Glee’ Fans in Tearful Video

In an emotional tribute, Heather Morris on Sunday honored the relationship between her and former co-star Naya Rivera's characters on Glee, noting its impact on LGBTQ fans who may be grieving following Rivera's death.

Naya Rivera Judges Netflix’s ‘Sugar Rush’ in Final TV Appearance

Naya Rivera is featured in the third season of Netflix's 'Sugar Rush,' which is set to premiere on Friday.

‘Glee’ Star Heather Morris Remembers Naya Rivera and Their “Most Beautiful Friendship” in Emotional Tribute

'Glee' star Heather Morris wrote an emotional tribute to her co-star and friend Naya Rivera, who was declared dead at the age of 33 on Monday after a body was recovered at the lake where she went missing at last Wednesday while boating with her 4-year-old son.