LOS ANGELES — “The Simpsons” co-creator Sam Simon has died.
The news came via his foundation’s social media Monday.
The nine-time Emmy-winner was suffering from colon cancer.
In addition to his work on the long-running animated sitcom, “The Simpsons,” Simon worked on “Taxi” and “Cheers,” among other series.
He was also known for his philanthropic work with animals.
Simon was 59.