Leslie Nielsen: 1926 – 2010

Slapstick legend

Arguably the biggest and most popular slapstick comedy actor has died aged 84 from complications from pneumonia brought on while battling a staph infection.

For the few that do not recognise his name, you will undoubtedly know him for his roles. A list that include Forbidden Planet, The Naked Gun Trilogy, Airplane!, Surf Ninjas and more recently Scary Movie 4 and Superhero Movie.

Here is a compilation video highlighting many of his best moments in film.

RIP Leslie Nielsen, you will be sorely missed.

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