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‘Friday’ Star Tommy ‘Tiny’ Lister Dead at 62

Tommy “Tiny” Lister, famous for Deebo in Cult Classic “Friday” has passed away

Sources say they got a call to the actor’s Marina Del Rey apartment Thursday, just before 3 PM for an unconscious male, but was pronounced dead on the scene. There’s no word yet on a cause of death.

“Tiny” began landing his bullying bad guy roles in the ’80s, he’s most famous for his hilarious turn as Deebo in “Friday” and the sequel, “Next Friday.” He also played President Lindberg in the sci-fi action film, “The Fifth Element,” and more recently appeared in the box office smash hit, “The Dark Knight.”

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