Actor Robin Williams has died aged 63 from an apparent suicide, police in California said on Monday night.
His wife Susan Schneider confirmed the tragic news and spoke of her ‘profound grief’. ‘This morning, I lost my husband and my best friend, while the world lost one of its most beloved artists and beautiful human beings. I am utterly heartbroken.
‘As he is remembered, it is our hope the focus will not be on Robin’s death, but on the countless moments of joy and laughter he gave to millions.’