VETERAN comedian and theatre practitioner Dennis "Sprangalang" Hall passed away on Friday.
He celebrated his 71st birthday on Wednesday.
Hall had been warded at the Eric Williams Medical Sciences Complex, Mt. Hope, since September 25, where he was scheduled to undergo a series of tests.
In a message posted to its Facebook page, the Trinidad Unified Calypsonians Association expressed its sympathies to the family and friends of Hall.
It said Hall was a comedian, historian, actor, producer, talk show host, singer/composer and a lifetime member of TUCO.