His family tells TMZ... "It is with great sadness that we confirm the untimely demise of our husband, father, brother and friend David A. Arnold. David passed away peacefully.
Please keep our family in prayer and respect our privacy at this time as we are all shocked and devastated by this loss. ”
David's BFF and fellow funnyman Chris Spencer also paid his respects... "Our intimately woven comedy community mourns the loss of one of the greatest people ever. He was praised by his peers.
David was a multi-talented actor, stand-up comedian, producer and writer of TV shows and films. He had a laundry list of Hollywood credits and was known as one of a handful of people
He wrote and produced "Fuller House" on Netflix and "Bigger" on BET+. He also made Nickelodeon's "That Girl Le Le". His latest comedy special, "It's Not For the Week," hit Netflix in July.
He was praised by his peers, respected by other veterans, and respected by the rising comedians he mentored. He will be sorely missed, especially by his comedy fraternity. "