Actor Louis Waldon has died, aged 83. He passed away in California on Friday (07Dec13). No more details were available as WENN went to press.
Waldon worked closely with celebrated pop artist Andy Warhol and appeared in a number of his films, including Lonesome Cowboys, Blue Movie, Bike Boy, Flesh and Nude Restaurant.
He also appeared 1985's Mask and Lenz (1971).
Waldon's friend Richard Dupont has paid tribute to Waldon, telling the New York Post gossip column Page Six, "Without Louie there never would have been any Warhol films. He was also the funniest guy, and all the artists loved him, he had a heart of gold."
The former newspaper editor proposed to journalist Celia Walden during a holiday in France last week (beg07Dec09) while they were celebrating her birthday.
The TV star, who has been dating Waldon since 2006, revealed the happy news in a post on his official website.
The statement reads, "Piers has taken the plunge and proposed to his girlfriend of four years Celia Walden - and she said yes!
"The happy event took place last week in that most romantic of cities - Paris, where the couple were celebrating Celia's birthday."
Morgan divorced Marion Shalloe in 2008, they have three sons together.