Bob Saget, the American comedian who made millions of people laugh as the star of Full House on television in the 1980s and 1990s, was found dead in a Florida hotel room on Sunday, according to the local sheriff.
“Deputies were dispatched to the Ritz-Carlton Orlando, Grande Lakes earlier today in response to a report of an unresponsive man in a hotel room. Robert Saget was recognised as the victim and was pronounced dead at the scene.
In this case, there were no indicators of foul play or drug usage, according to detectives “From its verified account, the Orange County Sheriff’s Office tweeted.
Full house sitcom
The iconic Full House sitcom starred Bob Saget as Danny Tanner, a widowed father of three daughters whose struggles to raise kids – with the help of his brother-in-law Jesse and friend Joey – constituted the core of the show.
It aired on ABC for eight seasons, from 1987 to 1995. From 2016 through 2020, Netflix showed a sequel centering on one of Danny’s children, DJ Tanner.
Host of America’s funniest home videos comedian Bob Saget
comedian Bob Saget Saget, who was also a prominent host of America’s Funniest Home Videos, had recently completed a nationwide tour. He tweeted just hours before his death to indicate how much fun he had doing a gig in Jacksonville.
“Tonight’s show at @PV ConcertHall in Jacksonville was fantastic. The audience was appreciative. Again, thanks to @RealTimWilkins for the invitation. I had no idea I worked for two hours tonight. I’m happily addicted to this s*** once more. Check BobSaget.com for my 2022 dates “wrote the actor.
Kelly Rizzo, his wife, and his three children survive him.
“Bob Saget was a beloved and boundary-pushing comedian. He’ll be missed,” The official account for the Comedy Central television network tweeted.