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Conan O'Brien Gives Robin Williams Emotional On-Air Tribute

"This is shocking and horrifying and so upsetting at every level," said O'Brien

Conan O'Brien Tribute to Robin Williams - H 2014
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Conan O'Brien saluted Robin Williams during his TBS show Monday.

O'Brien learned of Williams' death during the episode's taping and relayed the news to his audience. "This is shocking and horrifying and so upsetting at every level," said O'Brien.

Guest Will Arnett's voice trembled as he talked about Williams, saying "As funny as he was — he truly was one of the all-time greats — he was even better as a person."

Williams died of a suspected suicide Monday. Other stars have been paying tribute to the late Oscar winner and his work.