Comedian Bob Saget, star of Full House and narrator of How I Met Your Mother, dies


Comedian Bob Saget, who shot to fame in sitcom Full House before cementing his place on American TVs with Funniest Home Videos, has died aged 65.

He was found unresponsive in a hotel room in Orlando, Florida on Sunday local time. 

"The man was identified as Robert Saget and pronounced deceased on scene," the Orange County Sheriff's Department said.

"Detectives found no signs of foul play or drug use in this case."

Police did not say more about how he died.

It appeared to be sudden, as he had been performing on stage in Florida hours before his death.