Comedy Actor Fred Willard Has Passed Away Aged 86

Fred Willard, who was always a great addition to any cast, has sadly passed away aged 86. As being reported, the actor known for roles in the comedy-classic, This Is Spinal Tap (1984), Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy (2004), Everybody Loves Raymond and many more, died of natural causes. 

Jamie Lee Curtis, posted a tribute on Instagram saying; "A fond farewell to Mr. Fred Willard. How lucky we all are that we got to witness his great gifts. Thanks for the deep belly laughs. You are now with Mary. Home safe."

Jamie Lee Curtis is married to screenwriter, comedian and filmmaker Christopher Guest who worked with Willard on 1984's This Is Spinal Tap. 

Featured Image: Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy (2004), Apatow Productions, DreamWorks Pictures

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