Hollywood Remembers Michelle McNamara: Elijah Wood, Margaret Cho React

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Michelle McNamara and Patton Oswalt

The crime writer and wife of Patton Oswalt was 46.

Michelle McNamara, a crime writer and wife of actor and comedian Patton Oswalt, died in her sleep Thursday at age 46.

McNamara, who graduated from the University of Notre Dame and received a master's degree in creative writing from the University of Minnesota, founded breaking-news and cold-case website True Crime Diary.

Following the news of McNamara's death on Friday, members of Hollywood, including Elijah Wood, Margaret Cho and Billy Eichner, took to social media to share their condolences.

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