Russell Crowe Latest Celebrity Death Rumor Target

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    Russell Crowe is not dead yet.

    The reports of Russell Crowe’s death are greatly exaggerated.

    Crowe’s rep issued a two-word statement Thursday, following Internet and radio reports that claimed the “Robin Hood” actor had fallen to his death from an Austrian mountaintop.

    “Not true,” the rep said when contacted by Us Magazine.

    New York City radio station Z100 reportedly sparked the Internet firestorm Thursday morning by announcing Crowe's death. As the macabre news spread online, Crowe was himself tweeting furious on soccer, E! News reported.

    Crowe joins a growing list of not-dead-yet celebrities that includes Jeff Goldblum, Natalie Portman, George Clooney, Britney Spears, Harrison Ford, Zach Braff, Johnny Depp and Kanye West.