Rest in Peace: Comedian Greg Giraldo dead at the age of 44.

Posted by Christine on September 29th, 2010

 Greg Giraldo during the Comedy Central Roast of David Hasselhoff, held at Sony Picture Studios, on August 1, 2010, in Culver City, California. Photo: Michael Germana / Star Max Photo via Newscom

Sad news from the land of comedians, Greg Giraldo, 44, died today at a hospital in New Brunswick, N.J.  Giraldo was hospitalized five days ago from an accidental overdose of prescription pills, according to published reports.  Giraldo regularly appeared on roasts on Comedy Central and was recently a judge on Last Comic Standing.  Our thoughts and prayers go out to Greg’s family.

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