Comedian David A. Arnold Suddenly Passed Away On Tour At 54 [Condolences]

Comedian David A. Arnold Suddenly Passed Away On Tour At 54

Very sad news. Comedian David A. Arnold died on Wednesday (Sept. 7).

According to reports, comedian David Arnold passed away while he was on a comedy tour. David Arnold’s family members shared that the Netflix star died ‘peacefully’ in his home. It has been ruled that the 54-year-old life ended due to natural causesArnold was three stops into his national comedy tour when he passed away.

A close friend of his, Chris Spencer, said:

“Our closely knit comedy community mourns the loss of one of the greatest to ever do it.”

Chris continued:

“He was admired by his peers, respected by other veterans, and looked up to by the burgeoning comedians that he mentored.”

Chris shared that his funny friend would be “deeply missed”. Tributes have surfaced for the late comedian. Bobby Lee, comedian and actor shared:

“I’ve known you for 20 years. An amazing human and comic. Heartbroken.”

Detroit star Loni Love said:

“My brother is gone… thank you for the laughs, the encouragement and the inspiration.. my love and prayers to his lovely wife Julie and his beautiful daughters… we are all heartbroken.”

Yvette Nicole Brown, Community actress, said: 

“One of Cleveland’s finest has left the stage and way too soon. 54 is too young. This does not feel real.”

Bryan Behar, Fuller House producer, added:

“David was finally experiencing the fruits of decades of work. May his memory be a blessing.”

During his career, the late Arnold appeared on Jamie Foxx’s Comedy Central show titled “Laffapalooza.” He premiered on Netflix back in 2020 with his stand-up comedy show “David A Arnold: Fat Ballerina.” Weeks before his passing, the comic’s show “David A. Arnold: It Ain’t for the Weak,” was released just weeks before he died. He also wrote and produced content for TBS sitcom Meet the Browns, House of Payne, and The Rickey Smiley Show.

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Authored by: Tsai-Ann Hill