‘Full House’ star, comedian Bob Saget dies at 65

Cause of death is currently unknown, ‘no signs of foul play or drug use’

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Bob Saget, best known for his starring role as Danny Tanner in “Full House,” has died at age 65.

TMZ first reported that Saget died at a hotel in Orlando on on Sunday. The circumstances surrounding his death are unclear. The Orange County Sheriff’s Office confirmed the news with an update posted to Twitter:

Saget was in the midst of a stand-up comedy tour, which started in September and was scheduled through May.

In addition to “Full House,” Saget hosted “America’s Funniest Home Videos” from 1989 to 1997.

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