Full House Star ‘Broken’ Over Comedian Bob Saget’s Unexpected Death

FILE – Bob Saget attends the “Shameless” FYC event at Linwood Dunn Theater on Wednesday, March 6, 2019, in Los Angeles. Saget, a comedian and actor known for his role as a widower raising a trio of daughters in the sitcom “Full House,” has died, according to authorities in Florida, Sunday, Jan. 9, 2022. He was 65. (Photo by Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP, File)

Bob Saget’s friends are paying their tribute after he was found dead Sunday.

The Orange County Sheriff’s Office released a statement explaining that Saget, 65, was found dead in a hotel room at the Ritz-Carlton Orlando, Grand Lakes, over the weekend.

Saget’s “Full House” co-stars John Stamos and Dave Coulier expressed their grief over the loss of their friend and former colleague on Sunday.

“I am broken. I am gutted,” Stamos wrote on Twitter. “I am in complete and utter shock. I will never ever have another friend like him. I love you so much Bobby.”

The Morning Show with Nikki Medoro speaks to ABC Entertainment Correspondent Jason Nathanson about the shocking news and Saget’s impact on American culture. 

 

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