Sad news in the comedy world. Comedian and actor Robin Williams has been reported to have passed away at the age of 63 after a suspected suicide. With him being an inspiration for many comedians, several comics took to social media to share their reaction on his passing.
Oscar-winning actor and comedian Robin Williams apparently took his own life at his Northern California home Monday, law enforcement officials said. Williams was 63.”He has been battling severe depression of late,” his media representative Mara Buxbaum told CNN. “This is a tragic and sudden loss. The family respectfully asks for their privacy as they grieve during this very difficult time.”Coroner investigators suspect “the death to be a suicide due to asphyxia,” according to a statement from the Marin County, California, Sheriff’s office.