Long time talk show host and one of the innovators of “combative” television, Jerry Springer, has died. He was 79.
Springer, for almost three decades, hosted the wild “Jerry Springer Show.”
According to TMZ, a family spokesperson says Jerry was battling a “brief illness.”
— CBS 13 News (@WGME) April 27, 2023
Jerry Springer, one of the most influential and controversial figures in TV history, has died … TMZ has confirmed. https://t.co/PVIcjDcDld
— TMZ (@TMZ) April 27, 2023
— ABC News (@ABC) April 27, 2023