Robin Williams  as disc-jockey Adrian Cronauer in ‘Good Morning Vietnam’.  Williams, whose free-form comedy and impressions dazzled audiences for decades, has died in an apparent suicide. Photograph: AP Photo/Touchstone Pictures 2:16

The Oscar-winning actor and stand-up comedian Robin Williams who was found dead in his California home took his own life, police have confirmed.Lieute(...)

Actor, stand-up comedian and writer Robin Williams was found dead in his California home last night. Photograph: PA

Robin Williams, the actor, stand-up comic and writer, was found dead in his home on Monday. He was 63. The coroner’s office in Tiburon, California rep(...)

Police in Northern California found Robin Williams’ body at his home after responding to an emergency call at 11.55am local time. Photograph: Getty 2:16

Oscar-winning actor Robin Williams, the acclaimed star of films such as Good Morning Vietnam and Dead Poets Society has died of an apparent suicide, a(...)

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