Full house The actors remember Bob Saget, their co-star and Patriarch of the Tanner family, who died at the age of 65.
“Bob was the most loving, compassionate and generous man,” Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen, who played Michelle Tanner, the youngest member of the Tanner family, said in a statement to Today. “We are deeply saddened that he is no longer with us, but know that he will continue to be by our side to guide us with as much grace as he always has. We think of his daughters, of his wife and her family and extend our condolences to them. “
Candace Cameron Bure wrote on Twitter to express her grief after learning of the sudden death of her co-star.
“I don’t know what to say,” Bure wrote. “I have no words. Bob was one of the best human beings I have ever known in my life. I loved him so much.”
I don’t know what to say 💔. I have no words. Bob was one of the best human beings I have ever known in my life. I loved him so much.
– Candace Cameron Bure (@candacecbure) January 10, 2022
In the original 1987-1995 series, Bure played Donna Jo “DJ” Tanner, the eldest daughter of Danny Turner (Saget). Bure reprized his role in Fuller house, Netflix’s sequel to Full house, when she recently became a widow and mother of three children.
Dave Coulier, who played Joey Gladstone on Full house, also took to Twitter to honor Saget’s life, writing: “My heart is broken. I love you, Bob. Your lifelong brother, Dave.
My heart is broken. I love you, Bob. Your lifelong brother, Dave.
-Dave Coulier (@DaveCoulier) January 10, 2022
Joey de Coulier was the childhood best friend of Danny Tanner de Saget who moved in with him shortly after the latter’s wife passed away to help raise Tanner’s three young daughters. Joey worked as a stand-up comedian whose acts frequently featured vocal imitations of cartoon characters.
Bure and Coulier reprized their roles in Netflix Full house following Fuller house, which spanned five seasons from 2016 to 2020.
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Saget died Sunday morning after being found unconscious by Orange County police in a hotel room at the Ritz-Carlton in Orlando, Florida. The stand-up comedian and former TV host was on the first stop of his “I Don’t Do No Negative” comedy tour which was set to run until June 2022.
Last night, Saget performed at the Ponte Vedra Concert Hall in Palm Valley, Florida and even tweeted a message of appreciation to his fans.