Then, several hours after the Deadline Hollywood announcement, Carson Daly tweeted this:!/carsonjdaly/status/198528179382661120

Possible explanation:!/ChadFu/status/198452563220246529

Update: Deadline Hollywood (or a hacker pretending to be Deadline Hollywood) is reporting that actress Amanda Bynes is dead, too:

Some Twitter users are taking the announcement–which we presume is another hoax–at face value:

Update: @NikkiFinke (bona fide Deadline Hollywood account) vs. @NikkiFlNKE (impostor account):!/losingstreak12/status/198697895099244544

Meanwhile, the fake Deadline Hollywood is now “reporting” that the Amanda Bynes “death” was a suicide: