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Sad news out of the world of show business we learned last night actor Leslie Nielsen has died.
Can you Florida -- by an implantable.
Surely can't be serious.
I am serious and don't call me -- He could deliver the silliest of lines without cracking a smile but it wasn't all funny business for Leslie Nielsen.
The son of an abusive Canadian mounties -- was legally death and -- hearing aids most of his life.
He joined the royal Canadian air force had a high school and later moved on to the United States to act in live television dramas.
The mid 1950s he -- in the starring role in the science fiction classic forbidden planet.
-- -- -- -- -- He continued to -- serious roles appearing on the 1960s TV show the fugitive and it is the captain of the doomed ocean liner.
Then Nielsen's career took a hard turn in the key at the 1980 comedy.
Good -- captain we've got to -- as -- -- -- -- this woman has to be gotten to a hospital hospital.
It's a big -- with patients but that's an important right now he's deadpan delivery helped make the movie a big.
-- led to a successful line of slapstick scenes moves.
Including the naked gun series.
-- was married four times had two daughters.
His agent says he died yesterday of complications from pneumonia.
At a hospital near his home in Fort Lauderdale.
Leslie Nielsen was 84 years old.
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