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Billy Connolly, Robin Williams shared a diagnosis and perhaps a goodbye
Billy Connolly, Robin Williams shared a diagnosis and perhaps a goodbye

Billy Connolly and Robin Williams discussed their shared Parkinson's disease diagnoses shortly before the latter comic's suicide, and Connolly believes Williams was trying to say goodbye to him in a call days before his death. "He was diagnosed after me and he was on the phone a lot asking me about it," the Scottish comic-actor told the Daily Mirror on Monday at the London premiere of his new film "What We Did on Our Holiday," which also stars "Gone Girl" actress Rosamund Pike. "But phoning me for advice is an absolute waste of... time because I don’t have it." Connolly, 71, had gone public with his own early Parkinson's...

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