Eric "The Actor" Lynch, a popular guest on Howard Stern's SiriusXM radio show who had amassed quite a following of his own, died this Saturday.
He was just 39 years old.
Johnny Fratto, Lynch's manager, confirmed the news on Twitter Sunday.
"I'm so sorry and so sad to inform everyone that my friend Eric ‘The Actor' Lynch passed away yesterday afternoon," he wrote with a picture of him.
SiriusXM radio Tweeted, "Rest in peace, Eric the Actor. We love you."
Stern personally has not commented, but you know he will do so with a touching tribute in due time for one of his most celebrated "Wack Pack" members.
As soon as his death was announced, comedians and fans around the world expressed their memories and tributes. A sampling of some of his fans: