Comedians from both sides of the Atlantic have paid tribute to Harold Ramis after he died this morning aged 69.
Cindy Morgan, who played Lacey Underall in Ramis' directorial debut Caddyshack spoke of the comedian's gentleness.
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Family Guy and American Dad creator Seth McFarlane praised Ramis' "excellence" while Stephen Fry called him a comedy hero.
Harold Ramis was a brilliant, shining example for every comedy writer hoping to achieve excellence the field. He will be sorely missed.
Stunned and saddened to hear of the death of Harold Ramis. A comedy hero...
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