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David A. Arnold, comedian of Netflix specials, dies at 54

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Posted at 4:05 PM, Sep 08, 2022
and last updated 2022-09-09 10:04:20-04

LOS ANGELES (AP) — David A. Arnold, a comedian who was a producer of the “Fuller House” reboot and the creator and showrunner of Nickelodeon’s “That Girl Lay Lay,” has died.

He was 54. Arnold’s family said in a statement Thursday that the doctors “ruled the cause of death due to natural causes.”

His family said he died peacefully on Wednesday in his home. Arnold was a stand-up comedian who gained appeal through his perspective about fatherhood.

He headlined two Netflix comedy specials “Fat Ballerina” in 2019 and the Kevin Hart-produced “It Ain’t for the Weak,” which debuted in July.

Arnold was three shows into his four-month comedy tour called “Pace Ya Self.”

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