Us Weekly looks back at the fallen stars who died before their time, including Amy Winehouse, Whitney Houston, Robin Williams, and Cory Monteith
Comedian Bernie Mac passed away August 9, 2008 from complications of pneumonia at age 50. "Bernie Mac was the personification of the word 'real.' He kept it real," Mac's former costar Niecy Nash told Us. "That kind of genuine spirit that he carried all the time cannot be easily duplicated, but I will do my very best to try."