Larry King, the legendary TV and radio host has passed away. According to TMZ King passed away at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center early Saturday morning.
Over the holidays, Larry was diagnosed with COVID-19 and at one point was hospitalized in the ICU. King recently had been moved to a regular hospital room and was breathing on his own before things took a turn.
A statement on Twitter said:
"With profound sadness, Ora Media announces the death of our co-founder, host and friend Larry King, who passed away this morning at age 87 at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles," the statement said. "For 63 years and across the platforms of radio, television and digital media, Larry's many thousands of interviews, awards, and global acclaim stand as a testament to his unique and lasting talent as a broadcaster.”
Larry was 87.