Reports: ‘Shameless, ‘Last Comic Standing’ star Ricarlo Flanagan dies
The standup comedy world is mourning Ricarlo Flanagan, calling him ‘one of the kindest people.’
Actor and comedian Ricarlo Flanagan, who made it to the semifinals of “Last Comic Standing” and appeared in the Showtime series “Shameless,” has died, according to multiple reports citing his representatives.
While media outlets reported Flanagan had contracted COVID-19, some reported he had died of complications from the disease while others said the cause of death was not clear. Also, some reported Flanagan was 40 while others said he was 41.
“This covid is no joke. I don’t wish this on anybody,” Flanagan tweeted from an account identified as his by Deadline and USA TODAY.
This covid is no joke. I don’t wish this on anybody.