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Leslie Nielsen Dead at 84

Leslie Nielsen Dead at 84

Comedian Leslie Nielsen has died of complications from pneumonia in a hospital near his home in Fort Lauderdale, Fla. He was 84.

“We are saddened by the passing of beloved actor Leslie Nielsen, probably best remembered as Lt. Frank Drebin in The Naked Gun series of pictures, but who enjoyed a more than 60 year career in motion pictures and television,” his family said in a statement.

Leslie, a veteran actor also known for his role in the Airplane film franchise, reportedly died at 5:34 p.m. EST on Sunday (November 28).

Our thoughts and prayers go out to Leslie’s family and friends.

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59 Responses to “Leslie Nielsen Dead at 84”

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  1. 1
    i n f a m o u s l y c o o l Says:


  2. 2
    kablamo Says:

    Rest in peace Frank.

  3. 3
    marq Says:


    RIP dude, you”l be missed.

  4. 4
    Domino Says:

    NO! :( Oh man, he made me laugh so much forever with the Naked Gun movies. He was awesome. RIP

  5. 5
    Agatha Says:

    So sad…

  6. 6
    nyob Says:

    RIP. Awesome comedic actor. The Naked Gun still cracks me up.

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    e Says:

    Rest in peace Leslie.

    Such a great actor.

  8. 8
    Ben Stiller Says:

    Leslie was one of my favorite veteran comedy actors he makes great comedy scene that make people laugh about it, our condolences to his family and friends.

  9. 9
    Dianacc Says:

    Rest in Peace Leslie. You made life fun. Know that the world has just gotten a lot less funnier now that your gone… :(

  10. 10
    Kirsten Says:

    RIP. He was a funny and lovely guy.

  11. 11
    seila Says:

    so sad to hear this, he was a great comediant, hope he rests in peace.

  12. 12
    amanda Says:

    He was one of the greats and will be missed.

  13. 13
    Catchy Says:

    omfg, that’s devastating!
    finest comedian…

  14. 14
    Abby Says:

    Awww, that’s really sad. I hate to hear that he’s gone. RIP Leslie, you will truly be missed!

  15. 15
    Media Wh@re MANiston Says:

    RIP Leslie. Love him as Frank Drebin.

  16. 16
    From Paris with Love Says:

    I didn’t know he was already 84. Even when acting silly he always kept that sort of natural handsomeness and elegance.
    Well he made a lot of people laugh worldwide. RIP

  17. 17
    Dubya Bush Says:

    Aw man, I loved this guy.

  18. 18
    ggmendez Says:


  19. 19
    Anne-Laure bernard Says:

    My deepest condolences to the family.

  20. 20
    uhi Says:

    R.I.P at least he lived a long life(why do ppl say r.i.p is there something else to say?)

    So sad that aaliyah haughton,brittany murphy,corey haim,river phoenix,
    and esp HEATH LEDGER life were cut sooo short

  21. 21
    N. Says:

    It’s sad for someone’s family no matter the age they pass away, #20. Condolences to the Nielsen family. This man made so many people laugh over the years, and that definitely counts for something.

  22. 22
    ck Says:

    Surely, you can’t be serious.

  23. 23
    Binderiya Says:

    RIP He was Great actor

  24. 24
    From Paris with Love Says:

    don’t call him shirley ;)

  25. 25
    Dawn Says:

    I’m cying right now ! :(

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