05/29/2010 // Provo, Utah, US // TiffNews10 // News Desk
Provo, Utah (WiredPRNews.com) – Gary Coleman, most known for his role on the popular 1970s sitcom, “Diff’rent Strokes” has died. As reported by the Associated Press (AP), Coleman suffered a brain hemorrhage, and was placed on life support after being hospitalized following an accident.
Tod Bridges, who co-starred with Coleman on “Diff’rent Strokes,” is quoted by the AP as stating of his death, “It’s unfortunate. It’s a sad day.” Fellow co-star, Charlotte Rae, is further quoted as stating of Coleman’s talent, “He was the reason we were such a big hit…He was the centerpiece and we all surrounded him. He was absolutely enchanting, adorable, funny and filled with joy which he spread around to millions of people all over the world.”
Coleman was 42 years old.
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