LITTLE BRITAIN comic Matt Lucas is in mourning following the death of his ex-husband.
Kevin MCGee was found hanged at his Edinburgh, Scotland flat by police who broke into the property on Monday morning (05Oct09).
Just hours earlier, MCGee had posted on social networking website Facebook that he thought "death is much better than life".
The funnyman divorced his former partner last year (08) on the grounds of unreasonable behaviour following their 2006 marriage ceremony.
Lucas has been left devastated my MCGee's death, according to his close pals.
An insider tells Britain's The Sun newspaper, "Matt is utterly destroyed by this. Matt was floored when he heard the news. He always loved Kevin despite their differences and their difficult marriage."