Detectives have said drug use and dishonesty are not believed to be factors in Bob Saget’s death.
Dear Comedian and Former Star full house He was found unresponsive in an Orlando hotel room on Sunday and pronounced dead at the age of 65.
The Orange County Sheriff’s Office confirmed Saget’s death on Twitter on Monday after he was found Sunday at the Ritz-Carlton in Orlando, Florida.
“Earlier today, deputies were called to the Ritz-Carlton Orlando, Grande Lakes, for a call about an irresponsible man in a hotel room,” a statement from the sheriff’s office said.
“The man was identified as Robert Saget and was pronounced dead on the spot. Detectives found no signs of any malpractice or drug use in this case. #BobSaget.”
A cause of death has not yet been confirmed.
The comedian recently embarked on a standup tour and did a show in the state’s Jacksonville on Saturday night.
Saget’s death has shocked many celebrities in the entertainment industry and beyond, paying tribute to the man who was best known for playing “America’s Father” in the much-loved ’80s sitcom. full house,
“I know people lose their loved ones, good people every day. No one gets a pass. But the loss of Bob Saget is profound,” tweeted Jason Alexander Seinfeld fame.
“If you didn’t know him, he was kind and dear and cared deeply about people. He was the definition of “a good egg.” Pretty soon he’s gone. #RipBobSaget.”
Saget’s full house Co-star John Stamos said he is “broken” and “empty” at the loss of his friend.
He tweeted, “I am broken. I am broken. I am in complete shock. I will never have another friend like him. I love you so much.”
Jim Carrey also shared a soulful tribute to his friend, writing: “The handsome Bob Saget passed away today at the age of 65. He had a big, big heart and an astonishingly perverted comic mind. He let the world know.” Gave me a lot of happiness and lived my life for God’s sake.”
Billy Crystal also expressed his grief over the loss of the actor.
“I am shocked and saddened to learn that Bob Saget is gone,” he tweeted. “A great friend and one of the funniest and cutest people I’ve ever known. My love to his beautiful family.”
Kat Dennings, who starred alongside Saget in the sitcom raise dad In the early 2000s, he also spoke about his time working with the late actor.
“I can’t believe it. What a wonderful guy. He would always go out of his way to make me comfortable and talk nonstop about his kids. Such a loss,” she wrote.
Saget is survived by his wife Kelly Rizzo and their three adult children.