Comedian and Academy Award-winning actor Robin Williams had passed away at the age of 63.

The Huffington Post reports, Robin Williams was found dead on Monday. The apparent cause of death was suicide acording to police. Williams was suffering form severe depression according to his publicist.

Williams was best known for his movie roles which included  Mrs. Doubtfire, Jumanji and Good Will Hunting. He also starrred in the classic tv series "Mork and Mindy" in which he played an ailien. He recentely starred tin the CBS sitcom 'The Crazy Ones'. CBS cancelled the sitcom after just one season.

Sad news to report.... Who could forget "Mrs. Doubtfire".

He won the academy award for his role in "Good Will Hunting".

Robin Williams rose to stardom with this role.