Many of Culkin's fans were deeply worried as the news of his death leaked.The Facebook page wherein the actor's passing was posted has eventually gained many likes that even reached up to one million.Macaulay Culkin dead according to the news spreading in the internet but it turns out that the actor is just a victim of another celebrity death hoax.Like any other celebrities in the business, the "Richie Rich" actor has been murdered but not for real as he became one of the victims of a celebrity death hoax.Details about who spread the false news are not yet known.
Reports saying that Macaulay Culkin dead due to some unclear reasons was first found as a post in the social media site, Facebook.
The rumor of the actor's death was later on clarified by his representatives.
The said post was quite convincing that many people believed it.
According to Media Mass, the post says: "At about 11 a.m.
ET on Sunday (April 20, 2014), our beloved actor Macaulay Culkin passed away.Macaulay Culkin was born on August 26, 1980 in New York. Please show your sympathy and condolences by commenting on and liking this page." The news saying that Macaulay Culkin was dead on Sunday actually prompted many of the actor's supporters to express their thoughts and prayers.