According to the Marin County, CA Sheriff Office, the death was a suicide and is suspected to be asphyxiation, however, more test are still be conducted.
Although the death was sudden, Williams was recently “battling depression” according to Williams’ press spokesman.
William’s leaves behind three children and his wife, Susan Schneider who released a statement Monday afternoon saying, “This morning, I lost my husband and my best friend, while the world lost one of its most beloved artists and beautiful human beings. I am utterly heartbroken. On behalf of Robin’s family, we are asking for privacy during our time of profound grief. As he is remembered, it is our hope the focus will not be on Robin’s death, but on the countless moments of joy and laughter he gave to millions.”
A native Chicagoan, born here in the city of Chicago in 1951 with a career dating back all the way to the 70’s appearing in our favorite movies such as Flubber and Mrs. Doubtfire.
No word on what will be happening with the sequel of Mrs. Doubtfire, as the movie is still in the works. However, without the lead star… will the show go on? Do you feel like they should end movie production? Let me know below in the comments!
R.I.P. Robin Williams, I am deeply saddened by your loss, We lost a legend. You will be missed by the entire entertainment community as well as the world.