Oh no, I’ve just heard the news that Richard Briers has died. How sad. He was the most adorable and funny man imaginable.
RIP the wonderful Richard Briers.
I just want to say: Richard Briers - that's truly sad. A genius actor and a warm, lovely, and wonderfully entertaining man. RIP.
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