Comedic legend, Paul Mooney has died. The longtime comedian, writer and actor died from a heart attack, according to TMZ.
He was 79-years-old.
The outlet reports that Mooney died Wednesday morning at his home in Oakland. Paramedics tried unsuccessfully to revive him after he suffered a heart attack.
Mooney has been out of the public eye for a few years. He was also reported to have been suffering from dementia for some time and was staying with a family member.
He is known best for his work with Richard Pryor.