Pete Davidson paid heartfelt tribute to Bob Saget shortly after information of the “Full House” alum’s sudden death broke.
The “Saturday Night Live” star described Saget as “one of the nicest men on the planet” who all the time seemed out for him and his psychological well being.
“When I was younger and several times throughout our friendship he helped me get through some rough mental health stuff,” Davidson, 28, wrote in a press release shared on “SNL” author Dave Sirus’ Instagram.
“He stayed on the phone with my mom for hours trying to help in anyway he can – connecting us with doctors and new things we can try,” Davidson continued. “He would check in on me and make sure I was okay.”
The “King of Staten Island” star, who beforehand shared with followers that he was recognized with borderline persona dysfunction, closed out his message by thanking Saget for his “kindness.”
“I love you Bob it was an honor to know you,” he concluded. “Thank you for your kindness and friendship. My condolences to the family.”
Saget was discovered lifeless in his lodge room on the Ritz-Carlton Orlando on Sunday following a efficiency in Jacksonville, Fla., the night time earlier than. He was 65 years previous.
A reason for death has not been revealed, however officers mentioned there was no signal of foul play or drug use.
In a press release, Saget’s surviving household mentioned they had been “devastated” to verify his death.
“He was everything to us and we want you to know how much he loved his fans, performing live and bringing people from all walks of life together with laughter,” the household shared.
“Though we ask for privacy at this time, we invite you to join us in remembering the love and laughter that Bob brought to the world.”