Legendary actor and comedian, John Witherspoon is dead.
John Witherspoon who made audiences laugh in tv shows and films as well as the hit Friday franchise, died at his range in Sherman Oaks. he’s survived by his wife and 2 sons.
His family proclaimed his fast passing on social media….
“It is with deepest sorrow that we are able to make sure our beloved husband and father, John Witherspoon one in all the toughest operating men in industry, died today at his range in Sherman Oaks at the age of seventy seven,” Witherspoon’s family aforementioned in an exceedingly statement to point.
“He is survived by his wife Angela, and his sons JD, Alexander, and an outsized family. We are shock, please give us a second for a moment in privacy and we will celebrate his life and his work along. John accustomed say ‘I’m no huge deal’, however he was vast deal to us.”
Witherspoon began his stand-up comedy career within the Seventies, where he made friends with a number of the most important comics operating within the trade at the time. His comedic skills opened the door to a storied screen career.