Former ‘SNL’ star Norm Macdonald dies at 61

Norm Macdonald
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By , Audacy

Norm Macdonald, who famously hosted "Weekend Update" on “Saturday Night Live,” has died. He was 61.

According to Deadline, Macdonald passed away after a private nine-year battle with cancer.

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Macdonald's longtime producing partner, Lori Jo Hoekstra, was with the comedian at the time of his death on Tuesday morning.

“He was most proud of his co