Leslie Nielsen | 1926-2010: Actor soared in 'Airplane!' | The Columbus Dispatch

Leslie Nielsen, who traded in his dramatic persona for inspired bumbling as a hapless doctor in Airplane! and the accident-prone detective Frank Drebin in The Naked Gun comedies, died yesterday in Fort Lauderdale, Fla. Full Story

Columbus, OH

#2 Nov 29, 2010
Shirley he will be missed.
Flippin Out

Columbus, OH

#4 Nov 29, 2010
Mike wrote:
Shirley he will be missed.
Yes he'll be missed, but don't call him Shirley.
Tuff Luck

Wheelersburg, OH

#5 Nov 29, 2010
Mike wrote:
Shirley he will be missed.
He WILL be missed, and PLEASE don't call me 'Shirley'........
hamburger pimp

Circleville, OH

#6 Nov 29, 2010
I'm a locksmith, and I'm a locksmith.

Westerville, OH

#7 Nov 29, 2010
Rodger and out Shirley, loved his work!!

United States

#9 Nov 29, 2010
What's your vector, Victor ?

Columbus, OH

#10 Nov 29, 2010
I loved his work too. My wife however, was not a fan. His brand of humor was not liked by everyone.

Columbus, OH

#11 Nov 29, 2010
Boo hoo!! I loved his work as well. I remember when "Airpane!" was first released. I laughed so hard, I cried - from beginning to end. I hope Comedy Central does some sort of tribute to him.

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