USA

Grant Imahara, host of 'MythBusters,' has died

The host was known in Hollywood for his work in electronics and animatronics.

"We are heartbroken to hear this sad news about Grant. He was an important part of our Discovery family and a really wonderful man. Our thoughts and prayers go out to his family," a statement from Discovery sent to CNN said.

No cause of death was available.

Former "MythBusters" co-host Adam Savage said on Twitter, "I'm at a loss. No words. I've been part of two big families with Grant Imahara over the last 22 years. Grant was a truly brilliant engineer, artist and performer, but also just such a generous, easygoing, and gentle PERSON. Working with Grant was so much fun. I'll miss my friend."

CNN has reached out to Imahara's agent for comment.

Football news:

Dybala became the MVP of Serie A-2019/20, Immobile-the best forward
Real Madrid: Casillas will always be a Real Madrid player. The best goalkeeper in the history of Spain
In Spain, complete chaos: Espanyol refuses to fly out of La Liga, Depor and all the others - from Segunda
Ferran Torres passed a medical before transferring to Manchester City and signed a contract until 2025 (Fabrizio Romano)
Emmanuel Adebayor: Mourinho is the best coach in the history of football
Casillas announced his retirement
De Gea has found a double-the coach of Scottish Ross County. In his team, 19% of the players are called Ross – even all the goalkeepers