Actor and comic Gilbert Gottfried stated Monday he spoke with Bob Saget “a couple of days” before his death and his longtime pal was the “identical man he’s at all times been.”
“It was like he was wanting ahead to going again on the street,” Gottfried, 66, stated on Hollywood Raw podcast with Dax Holt and Adam Glyn about his final dialog with Saget earlier than he was found dead in an Orlando hotel room Sunday afternoon.
“Similar man. All the time cracking jokes. The minute any one in every of us began speaking severely, we’d are available in with a completely unhealthy style joke,” Gilbert chuckled, describing the dialog as “typical” and crammed with their regular crude jokes.
The “Full Home” star had been staying on the Ritz-Carlton in Orlando for a number of days whereas he performed his stand-up “I Don’t Do Detrimental Comedy Tour” and was discovered useless Sunday afternoon by employees who went into his room after he’d missed his checkout time. Saget’s reason for dying isn’t instantly clear however the Orange County Sheriff’s Division stated there’s “no indicators of foul play or drug use.”
Gottfried was dumbfounded over the dying and stated there was nothing to point one thing was fallacious.
“Each time I hear about someone’s dying I at all times suppose properly okay, okay, have been they on medication? Have been they ingesting? Have been they approach obese? Off form? Or one thing and you then discover out no, no, none of these are true,” Gottfried stated.
“He was by no means somebody that I ever knew to be on medication, ingesting, or something like that.”
When requested what Saget would need for his celebration of life, Gottfried stated he wouldn’t need something too severe.
“I believe he would need it not too delicate. I believe he would have wished stuff stored at a lighter degree and possibly a bit of sick,” Gottfried stated.
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