TMZ has confirmed the passing of Jerry Springer, a highly influential and controversial figure in the realm of television.

For 27 years, Jerry served as the host of the immensely popular syndicated talk show, “The Jerry Springer Show.”

It gained a reputation for its outlandish guests who often engaged in explosive conflicts while the audience chanted in support, exclaiming, “Jerry, Jerry, Jerry, Jerry!” Springer’s tenure on the show ensured that there was never a dull moment.

According to a family spokesperson, Jerry Springer had been facing a “brief illness.” Our sources indicate that he had been diagnosed with pancreatic cancer a few months ago, and unfortunately, his condition worsened this week.

The spokesperson shared that Jerry peacefully passed away on Thursday morning at his residence in the Chicago area.

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