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August 11th, 2014
08:51 PM ET

Robin Williams dead of suspected suicide: Mental issues can be fatal, Dr. Drew says

Actor and comedian Robin Williams died at his Northern California home Monday. He was 63-years-old. In a statement, his representative said Williams had been "battling severe depression of late."

Going public with depression

The Marin County, California, Sheriff's office says an investigation is underway, but suspect his death is "a suicide due to asphyxia."

CNN's Don Lemon and HLN's Dr. Drew discuss Williams' battle with mental illness.


Filed under: Entertainment • Health • Mental Health • News • Robin Williams
August 11th, 2014
08:25 PM ET

Larry King: Robin Williams was one-of-a-kind

Oscar-winning actor and comedian Robin Williams was found dead at his home Monday from a suspected suicide. Williams was 63 years old.

Robin Williams dead, sheriff says

According to Williams' representative, the actor had been battling severe depression of late.

Former CNN host, Larry King, says Williams was a genuine and caring individual.


Filed under: Entertainment • Health • News • Robin Williams