Latest News Wires s Robin Williams remembered for 'countless moments of joy and laughter'

Robin Williams played roles as varied as an alien from Ork, a dad disguised as a nanny, a teacher, a DJ, a therapist, and an animated genii. Williams was found dead in his home Monday morning.

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Robin Williams, the Academy Award winner and comic supernova whose explosions of pop culture riffs and impressions dazzled audiences for decades and made him a gleamy-eyed laureate for the Information Age, died Monday.

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