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Emmy awards show plans Robin Williams tribute

Robin Williams will receive a "meaningful" remembrance at this month's Emmy Awards, it has been revealed.

Williams, 63, was found dead in his home in Tiburon, in California's San Francisco Bay area, on Monday.

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John Travolta: Robin Williams 'made us happy'

John Travolta said he never knew a "sweeter, brighter, more considerate person" than Robin Williams.

John Travolta said Robin Williams 'made us happy.' Credit: Reuters

In a statement the Get Shorty star said: "I've never known a sweeter, brighter, more considerate person than Robin."

He added: "Robin's commitment as an artist to lifting our mood and making us happy is compared to none..... I love you Robin."

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