The show resembles musical chairs.
He will not return to his role as Sharif Nazir in the long-running soap, reports say.
The accordionist had been suffering from lung cancer, his manager Ted Fox said.
Metallica, Ellie Goulding and Usher also performed at the free event in New York’s Central Park.
The reality TV star posted a statement on her website after she was quoted as saying she was “on the fence” about which US presidential candidate to support.
The former co-stars appeared on US TV show Celebrity Name Game where they took part in a bonus Friends-related round.
The Hollywood star, who is engaged to actor Jason Sudeikis, announced she was pregnant with her second child earlier this year.
Bill starred in the Oscar-nominated 1989 film as the ill-fated Radio Raheem, who dies when choked by police during a street brawl in Brooklyn.
Prince William, Kate, Prince George and Princess Charlotte have arrived in Canada - their first royal overseas tour as a family-of-four! The Cambridges touched down at the 443 Maritime Helicopter Squadron airfield in Victoria, British Columbia on Saturday afternoon and were given an extremely warm welcome by locals. William held onto George's hand while Kate, who looked radiant in blue, carried her daughter Charlotte in her arms.
Prince William and Kate were given a ceremonial welcome to Canada as they touched down in the city of Victoria on Saturday. One of the first people the royals met were Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and his wife Sophie, who had personally sent William and Kate their invitation to visit Canada. The couples chatted briefly on the tarmac with Mr Trudeau immediately putting a slightly shy Prince George at ease as he bent down to talk to the three-year-old.
The comedian has made an unusual donation.
Balls scored 21 points but and said he had done “massively better in rehearsals” and felt he had “let down” Jones.
The bunfight over who would get the next series has sparked questions for the BBC.
Another celebrity couple have announced they are over.
Even Scottish Conservative leader Ruth Davidson was full of praise for the Labour man.
The pair announced their intention to separate on Twitter.
It is the most brutal stage of the competition.
The mates went up against each other for a seat – but then everything was turned on its head again.
The remains went under the hammer in Los Angeles, 32 years after the author of In Cold Blood died at the age of 59.
The next round of the contest kicked off in dramatic fashion.
Plenty of people were so impressed with Danny they struggled to tell who was the professional dancer.
The former MP sank to the bottom of the leaderboard but wife Yvette Cooper MP didn’t seem to mind.
The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge are spending just one evening away from their two children, Prince George and Princess Charlotte, during their royal tour of Canada – and have chosen to stay in a modest, three-star hotel. The pair are planning to spend the night stay in the Coast High Country Inn in the town of Whitehorse, which usually costs around £95 a night for a stay.
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The two have been friends for more than 50 years.