Is Owen Wilson dead? No… an Owen Wilson death hoax is the latest celebrity rumor to make its way online.
News that Owen Wilson died made the rounds this afternoon – just shortly after the false rumor that Eddie Murphy died heated up online.
There is no truth to the Owen Wilson died rumor, but you may notice it’s exactly the same death hoax that Eddie Murphy and Adam Sandler were victims of: all three supposedly died after a snowboarding accident while vacationing in Switzerland.
Owen Wilson’s rep clears things up, saying, “Absolutely false. I just spoke with him,” according to EW.com.
So, here’s one trick to determine if your favorite celebrity death rumor is true or not – if it involves a skiing or snowboarding accident, it’s probably a hoax.
To recap… Owen Wilson is not dead, making him available to voice Marmaduke 2.