Several Hollywood stars took to social media Sunday to pay tribute to Bob Saget after Happy home the star and comedian were found dead earlier the same day. Saget is 65 years old.
Saget was found unresponsive in a hotel room in the Ritz-Carlton Orlando, Grande Lakes, and pronounced dead at the scene, the Orlando Police Department confirmed. The Hollywood Reporter On Sunday night. Authorities have not yet released a cause of death. Detectives have found no signs of foul play or drug use in this case, and the Orange County Medical Examiner will determine a cause of death.
“We are heartbroken to confirm that our beloved Bob passed away today,” Saget’s family said in a statement. CHEAP. “He is everything to us and we want you to know how much he loves his fans, performing live and bringing people from all walks of life together with laughter. While we ask for privacy at this time, we invite you to join us in remembering the love and laughter Bob has brought to the world. ”
Popular stand-up comedian and Philadelphia native known for his breakout role as Danny Tanner on the popular ABC family sitcom. Happy home, which ran from the fall of 1987 to May 1995 and was rebooted by Netflix in 2016.
John Stamos, his longtime friend Happy home co-star, wrote simply: “I am broken. I’m gutting. I was completely shocked. I will never have another friend like him. I love you so much Bobby. ”
Comedians from Norman Lear, Billy Crystal to Jon Stewart also shared their reactions to Saget’s untimely departure on Sunday. Gilbert Gottfried said he was “still in shock” when he heard the news: “I just spoke to Bob a few days ago. We talked on the phone as usual and made each other laugh. RIP for friends, comedians and colleagues Noble Bob saget.” Whoopi Goldberg wrote, “Sail to my friend Bob Saget. With your big heart and your madness.”
Check out what Hollywood is saying below.
I am broken. I’m gutting. I was completely shocked. I will never have another friend like him. I love you so much Bobby.
– John Stamos (@JohnStamos) January 10, 2022
I was shocked and saddened to learn that Bob Saget has passed away. A great friend and one of the funniest and sweetest people I’ve ever known. My love for his beautiful family.
– Billy Crystal (@BillyCrystal) January 10, 2022
Bob Saget is both lovable as a human being and funny at the same time. And in my opinion, he’s hilarious. We are best friends and I couldn’t love him more. pic.twitter.com/TM8r1hzCfO
– Norman Lear (@TheNormanLear) January 10, 2022
Sailing on my friend Bob Saget With your big heart and madness, my condolences to his daughters and other family
– Whoopi Goldberg (@WhoopiGoldberg) January 10, 2022
Still in shock. I just talked to Bob a few days ago. We talked on the phone as usual and made each other laugh. RIP for friend, comedian and fellow Noble Bob Saget. pic.twitter.com/TDKT8JoULq
– Gilbert Gottfried (@RealGilbert) January 10, 2022
Bob was at my house in October to interview me for a documentary. He’s as sharp and dark and funny as ever and we’ll sit down for coffee when he’s done editing and now I’m crying FUCK #RIPBobSaget pic.twitter.com/wgrp3cOXGE
– Patton Oswalt (@pattonoswalt) January 10, 2022
I have always and will always love Bob Saget. https://t.co/dAlMU913Wc
– BJ Novak (@bjnovak) January 3, 2022
Saw this tweet from BJ six days ago and I agree. You can’t find someone more beautiful or smarter than Bob Saget. Shocked and devastated. https://t.co/QgiYCW5H92
– Kathy Griffin (@kathygriffin) January 10, 2022
Just the funniest and most beautiful…
– Jon Stewart (@jonstewart) January 10, 2022
I know that people lose loved ones, good people, every day. No one gets a pass. But Bob Saget’s loss has been profound. If you don’t know him, he is kind, loving, and cares deeply about people. He is the definition of “a good egg”. He left too soon. #RipBobSaget
– jason alexander (@IJasonAlexander) January 10, 2022
There simply is no better guy. He is the best. Sending love to the many, many people who are heartbroken right now. I can’t think of anyone with a memory that would be more fortunate. https://t.co/07TLLIrrMe
– Carter Bays (@CarterBays) January 10, 2022
I don’t even know what to say about Bob Saget. I love him and am so lucky to work with someone so funny, soulful and kind. His role on himym was a voice in the future, looking back on all of life’s complexities with a smile, and that’s how I will always remember him. #RIPBobSaget…
– Craig Thomas (@HimymCraig) January 10, 2022
We always joke that we are related, God, I will miss him… https://t.co/ncnjhxcOt9
– Craig Thomas (@HimymCraig) January 10, 2022
Damn it @Bob saget you leave your body
I will forever praise your genius, your giant heart and your joy of life.
Thank you for helping me overcome the inevitable sadness of life with comedians. At least now you can see Rodney & Don again
Love you forever
– Seth Green (@SethGreen) January 10, 2022
Damn it! Saget will want something tweeted that is hilarious and tastes bad. I can not do that. I’m just very sad. Bob was great on every level and we will all miss him. #Bob saget pic.twitter.com/EM3EwHIcjx
– Penn Jillette (@pennjillette) January 10, 2022
I will miss Bob Saget very much. He is as kind as he is funny.
– Nikki Glaser (@NikkiGlaser) January 10, 2022
This is crazy. He’s so young, and one of the sweetest comics around. Be kind and sincere every time you see him. What a loss indeed.
Bob Saget, Comic and ‘Full House’ TV Star, Dies at 65 https://t.co/hpbbwYyOj3
– Aisha Tyler (@aishatyler) January 10, 2022
There is no kinder person in Hollywood than Bob Saget. I’m having a hard time turning my head with this. I don’t want to believe this. All too much to handle.
– Josh Gad (@joshgad) January 10, 2022
I’m shocked. I am very numb right now.
– Ken Jeong (@kenjeong) January 10, 2022
Bob Saget is a great comedian and a really warm and generous man. It still doesn’t seem real to me, I just met him last week and it’s hard to imagine he’s not here. He is the best. pic.twitter.com/kaYuqgp7QN
– Margaret Cho (@margaretcho) January 10, 2022
Dude, rest well, Bob Saget. Philiadelphian, Temple alum, and an incredible comedian.
– by brunson (@quintabrunson) January 10, 2022
Oh no. RIP Bob Saget. Really one of the nicest guys and very funny. So sad.
– marc maron (@marcmaron) January 10, 2022
Oh my God. Bob saget!!! The cutest man. I was his TV daughter for one season and he was always so nice and protective. So sorry for his family.
– Kat Dennings (@OfficialKat) January 10, 2022
Lost a great guy and a friend.
RIP Bob Saget https://t.co/xWse8pNqCk
– Guy Fieri (@GuyFieri) January 10, 2022
Hurt. Bob is one of the nicest and funniest people I’ve ever met. Love you, Bob. ♥ ️ https://t.co/pqFjMzcIWr
– Phil Rosenthal (@PhilRosenthal) January 10, 2022
RIP Bob Saget 💔 The world has lost another funny TV legend and icon. pic.twitter.com/vXyJBFPgjP
– WWHL (@BravoWWHL) January 10, 2022
I am very shocked with @Bob sagetis passing. One of the kindest and most caring people I’ve ever met and he just happened to be one of the funniest people on the planet. I will miss you very much Bob. Love your dear friend. I’m so sorry @kellyrizzo. And very sorry to the rest of the family.
– Joel McHale (@joelmchale) January 10, 2022
He has the biggest heart and wears it on his sleeve. He is very generous with his affections. A mensch. #Bob saget
– Andy Cohen (@Andy) January 10, 2022
Extremely saddened to learn of the untimely passing of comedian Bob Saget. Beloved by millions as America’s Dad, he is a regular in our living room, bringing us the funniest videos and countless belly laughs. Leaving too soon, like the purest souls.
– George Takei (@GeorgeTakei) January 10, 2022
This is just devastating. Had enough. #Bob saget https://t.co/QgvActuF48
– Eric McCormack (@EricMcCormack) January 10, 2022
Bob Saget. A good hang, a good chat. Kind, funny, generous. REST IN PEACE.
– Russell Crowe (@russellcrowe) January 10, 2022
As a child, I had the good fortune to meet Bob Saget like millions of others did like Danny Tanner. I never stop smiling when “Full House” is on. As an adult, I had the great fortune of knowing Bob as a close friend. As the best soul possible. Rest well, Bob.
– Cooper Hefner (@cooperhefner) January 10, 2022
Bob Saget is a beloved comedian who transcends boundaries. He will be missed. pic.twitter.com/ftE8MvdOm1
– funny (@ComedyCentral) January 10, 2022