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Comedian Bernie Mac died in Chicago's Northwestern Memorial hospital this morning at the age of fifty. It was reported first by the Chicago Sun-Times after receiving a call from his publicist earlier this morning. Mac had been hospitalized earlier this week for pneumonia. Just last year, he had been talking to David Letterman on the Late Show about his hopes to retire soon, "I'm going to still do my producing, my films, but I want to enjoy my life a little bit. I missed a lot of things, you know".
Inhe announced that the disease had gone into remission.
His two brothers also died, one in infancy, the other of a heart attack in his 20s. He told a television interviewer in that when he was 5, he saw his mother sitting in front of the television set crying.
The show coincided with a spate of films that made Mr. Last month, Mr. Mac, a fervent supporter of Barack Obama, dismayed the candidate at a fund-raising dinner in Chicago. The irascible Mr. Mac told The Times in Mac received two Emmy nominations for outstanding lead actor in a comedy series, in and Bernard Jeffrey McCullough was born in Chicago to a single mother who inspired him to become a comedian. The cause was complications from pneumonia, his publicist, Danica Smith, said.
Plugging away at his comedy career, he caught the attention of Redd Foxx and Slappy White, who invited him to do off-the-cuff material in Las Vegas in A year later, Mr. Mac won the Miller Lite Comedy Search, a national contest, with profanity-laced monologues. Inhe was laid off at G. The same year, he contracted sarcoidosis, an immune system disorder that can attack the lungs.
He was 50 and lived near the city.
Delivering a stand-up routine, he told salacious jokes and drew a reprimand from Mr. Desperate to become a comedian, Mr. Mac told jokes for tips on the Chicago subway and performed at comedy clubs, many of them off the beaten track. After high school, Mr. Mac worked as a janitor, a mover and a school bus driver before finding a job at a General Motors plant.
Mac was voted class clown by his graduating class. His mother died of cancer when he was 16, and he was raised by his grandmother on the South Side of Chicago.
When Mr. Cosby began telling a story about snakes in a bathroom, she started laughing despite herself. But already serious about his intended profession, he turned down the honor.
Inhe married his high school sweetheart, Rhonda. Mac said. Inhe was invited to do two shows with Def Comedy Jam, a tour featuring young black comedians, which was filmed for HBO. Mac made the move to television reluctantly.