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Wednesday, June 7th, 2023 5:40 PM



Can you add a profile picture to a IMDb page posthumous?

Sorry if this has been asked before but I was wondering if its possible to add a profile picture to an IMDb page for someone who has recently passed? 

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4 months ago

Well, doing so requires claiming the corresponding IMDb name page and maintaining the claim, in the sense of being able to manage (on a whim) certain aspects of the page. A person who would've been able to claim it while the page's subject was alive would probably still be able to do so afterward (unless maybe there is some kind of a probate-style dispute). In order for you to be eligible to claim a page about somebody other than yourself, you'd have to be a parent, guardian or agent of that person or be a representative of the person's estate.