Earlier this evening, TMZ issued a tweet regarding the passing of a 'Happy Days' star.
'Happy Days' Star Erin Moran Dead At 56 https://t.co/YrZiXb5BuH
Erin Moran was found dead in her home today. She was 56 years old. Medics received a call for help from Moran's home shortly after 4 p.m. this evening. When they arrived at the scene, they found an unresponsive female -- identified as Moran.
Moran starred as Joanie Cunningham on "Happy Days" and she also starred in "Joanie Loves Chachi" as well.
At this time, her cause of death in not known.
Immediately following Moran's passing, fans and co-stars alike flocked to social media to express their shock and sadness.
RIP to my old colleague and childhood friend ERIN MORAN. So Saddened to hear you have passed. #Erinmoran
Such sad sad news. RIP Erin. I'll always choose to remember you on our show making scenes better, getting laughs and lighting up tv screens. https://t.co/8HmdL0JKlf
OH Erin... now you will finally have the peace you wanted so badly here on earth ...Rest In It serenely now.. too soon
So incredibly sad to hear about Erin. A wonderful, sweet, caring, talented woman.I can't really comprehend this right now.Very painful loss
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