Jerry Lewis, Legendary Entertainer and Host of Mda Telethon, Dead at 91

32 days ago | TVLine.com

Jerry Lewis, who became a household name as one-half of legendary duo Martin & Lewis, has died at the age of 91.

In a statement attributed to Lewis’ family, the Las Vegas Review-Journal‘s John Katsilometes reports that Lewis died of natural causes on Sunday morning, surrounded by loved ones at his Las Vegas, Nev. home.

Lewis, an iconic comedian in his own right, first teamed with Dean Martin in 1946, becoming one of the most successful acts in the country before their highly publicized split in 1956. They appeared together in such films as My Friend Irma, The Caddy, The Stooge, Artists and Models and Pardners.


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Movies & TV

My Friend Irma (1949)
The Caddy (1953)
The Stooge (1951)
Artists and Models (1955)
Pardners (1956)
The Nutty Professor (1996)
The Bellboy (1960)
Wiseguy (1987)
Mad About You (1992)
Special Victims Unit (1999)
The Simpsons (1989)
The King of Comedy (1982)
Max Rose (2013)
The Trust (2016)
Bad Boy (2002)
American Horror Story: Cult (2011)

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