Community of comedians hail 'ground-breaking' Dexter

Comedians Dara O'Briain, David Schneider and Sean Hughes are among those who have taken to social media to pay tribute to the "truly wonderful" Felix Dexter.


So sad to hear about the death of Felix Dexter. As a momento, a great clip on @chortle of him just NAILING it.


Felix Dexter and this. Felt so deliriously ground-breaking at the time. A mad celebration of a new type of comedy


So so sad to hear about the truly wonderful Felix Dexter passing away. I hope you can feel the love in the comedy community fella. Rip.


Brit comic Felix Dexter 'dies'

British comedian Felix Dexter is reported to have died yesterday. The Real McCoy star died around 5pm yesterday evening, according to reports, following a battle with multiple myeloma, a type of bone marrow cancer.