Several news outlets are reporting that actor Robin Williams has died at the age of 63-years-old.

Several sources say that he has been battling depression, and that the Oscar winning actor may have taken his own life by asphyxiation.

Williams was reportedly found unconscious in his Tiburon, Ca. home and pronounced dead at 12:02 pm Monday afternoon.

His family is asking that fans allow them their privacy during this very difficult time. Williams had recently signed on to perform in the sequel to "Mrs. Doubtfire."

We'll continue to follow this developing story.

Our thoughts and prayers are with Robin Williams and his family during this trying time.