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Williams Suicide #1130962

NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Aug 12, 2014
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(Studio: Brian Williams) The suicide death of actor Robin Williams introduced; scenes shown of the memorial at his star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.

(Los Angeles: Joe Fryer) The tributes pouring in for Williams featured; scenes shown of memorials at places around the country made famous by Williams’ iconic roles; film clips shown; reactions from actors Robert De Niro, Billy Crystal, Whoopi Goldberg and the Motion Picture Academy quoted. [MAN – says toxicology testing will be conducted.] [Mill Valley resident Gigi LOVE†, MAN, actress Meryl STREEP - comment on Williams.]

(Studio: Brian Williams) Williams’ comedic genius featured; details given about his background and career; clips from TV, film and live performances shown.

Reporter(s):
Williams, Brian;
Fryer, Joe
Duration:
00:06:20

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