Comedian And "Full House" Star Bob Saget Has Died Aged 65

Tributes have been paid to the late comedian Bob Saget who passed away aged 65.

Bob Saget was known for playing single father of three Danny Tanner in the 80s and 90s sitcom Full House. He also starred in the Netflix sequel Fuller House. 

He is also celebrated for his work as narrator for How I Met Your Mother and for his role in HBO show Entourage

His comedy album "That's What I'm Talking About" also earned Saget a Grammy for Best Comedy Album, while he also hosted America's Funniest Home Videos from 1989 to 1997. 

Saget had performed a comedy show in Jacksonville, Florida the night before his died, as part of his nationwide stand up tour. It was set to run until June 2022. 

“I had no idea I did a two hour set tonight. I’m back in comedy like I was when I was 26. I guess I’m finding my new voice and loving every moment of it,”, Saget wrote via Instagram. 

“Goin’ everywhere until I get the special shot. And then probably keep going cause I’m addicted to this shit. Peace out". 

The star is survived by his wife Kelly RIzzo and his daughters Lara, Aubrey and Jennifer. 

Tributes have poured in following his death.

John Stamos who starred alongside Saget in Full House had this to say.

How I Met Your Mother star Josh Radnor also added this via Twitter. 

Other tributes include:


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