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Tina Fey’s Husband & Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt Producer Speaks Out On Celebrity Dermatologist Fredric Brandt’s Reported Suicide

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This just breaks our hearts.

As we reported, on Sunday, famed celebrity dermatologist Fredric Brandt was found dead in his Miami home in what is being deemed a suicide. He was only 65.

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According to some reports, the doctor was devastated by the character of Dr. Franff, played by Martin Short, in the hit Netflix sitcom Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt. Many believed the mocking caricature was based off him.

While the "Baron of Botox" was deeply hurt by the Tina Fey-created show, sources close to him claim it wasn't the ultimate reason why he decided to end his life. At the time of his death, he was reportedly suffering from depression.

On Monday, the 30 Rock actress' husband Jeff Richmond, who is an executive producer on the comedy, spoke out regarding the surgeon's passing to DailyMail.com.

He said:

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Famed Celebrity Dermatologist Fredric Brandt Found Dead At 65

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Dermatologist to the stars, Fredric Brandt, has passed away.

This is heartbreaking.

Celebrity dermatologist, Fredric Brandt, was found dead in his Miami home on Sunday. He was only 65.

Known as the "Baron of Botox", the skin care revolutionizer was one of the early advocates of Botox and fillers — and he had quite the A-list clientele, including Madonna and Stephanie Seymour, because of it.

While the cause of his death (some are reporting he hanged himself) has yet to be confirmed, his publicist, Jacquie Trachtenberg revealed to PageSix on Sunday:

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