A statement from the Asheville Police Department reads, "This morning at 6:41 a.m. the Asheville Police Department responded to the home of actor Harry Anderson where he was found deceased". While no cause has been announced, foul play is not suspected, according to police.
Harry Anderson, who became a household name starring in the massive TV hit, "Night Court", has died. The CBS series was inspired by the work of columnist Dave Barry.More news: Sexual assault survivors can now report anonymously through Manitoba community agencies
Fans may remember Anderson for his role in "Night Court", but it was hardly his only acting job. He later appeared as the original Richie character in the made-for-TV adaptation of Stephen King's "It," which was recently remade into a movie.
He's survived by 2 children and his wife, Elizabeth Morgan.
"I did a Saturday Night Live, just a guest spot", Anderson told the Bradenton Herald in 2015. "I'll talk about you later, Harry, but for now, I'm devastated". So, in celebration of his death, we've compiled a list of everything you should know about him! "I tip my hat to you, my friend". "He was a one of a kind talent who made millions so happy".More news: Three Kenya election board commissioners resign, cite leadership failure
"The last time Harry Anderson played Comedy Magic Club, I opened for him", actress Cristela Alonzo wrote. It was a dream come true.
Our thoughts and condolences go out to Anderson's family, friends, and fans during what has to be an incredibly hard time.More news: How to score free food and more on Tax Day 2018