Robin WIlliams, 63, was found dead in his home, reports BBC. The police suspects the death to be a suicide due to asphyxia, but a complete investigation must be made before it can be declared official. Reports say that he had been struggling severe depression for some time now, and had been in and out of rehab.
Known for his comic persona, Robin's great contribution to the film industry is rememberred through his films that made thousands of people (including us) smile, laugh, and cry. The characters that he played have become inspiration to many including roles as Daniel Hillard/Mrs. Doubtfire in Mrs. Doubtfire, John Keating in Dead Poets Society, Sean Maguire in Good Will Hunting, Patch Adams in Patch Adams, Genie in Aladdin, to name a few. His other films include Happy Feet (as the voice behind Ramon and Lovelace), Good Morning, Vietnam, Flubber, Jumanji, Night at the Museum, Jack, What Dreams May Come, and more.
Robin left behind four completed films that are slated to hit the big screen in the next months. He reprised his role as Teddy Rosevelt in Night in the Museum: Secret of the Tomb. He will also star in another comedy coming this holidays season opposite Lauren Graham in Merry Frggin' Christmas. Indie drama, Boulevard, also debuted at this year's Tribeca Film Festival. And what will likely be his final offering is Absolutely Anything as the voice behind Dennis the Dog.