— NBC Bay Area (@nbcbayarea) August 11, 2014
Entertainment Weekly reports:
Oscar winner and comedian Robin Williams died this morning at 63. While his publicist wouldn’t confirm that it was a suicide, they did issue this statement. “Robin Williams passed away this morning. He has been battling severe depression of late. This is a tragic and sudden loss. The family respectfully asks for their privacy as they grieve during this very difficult time.”
Cold comfort indeed, but if you’ve never seen the wonderful An Evening With Robin Williams, here it is in full.