Our Stu Pickles of Rugrats have passed away at the age of 80. Riley died of pneumonia and infection as his wife confirmed to the media.Riley has been a great actor and a part of several movies like Space Balls and many others as well.
Born in Ohio in December, 1935 he initially served as a military man in the USA and has also been a radio jockey, skit performer and a writer to name few of his likings and professions. Finally falling for acting he has served the industry much with his great acting and comedian like skills. He bagged his first role in Occasional Wife (1966) and further got several other humours roles in films like I dream Jennie, Rowan & Martin’s Laugh-In and several others.
He met his wife Lawrence during 60s on the sets of Rowan and Martin’s Laugh. He will always be remembered for his role and his voice in Rugrats on Nick.
On his death several actors have expressed their love and respect for Riley. What a lovely man. Proud to have known him,” composer Steve Orich wrote.”#RIP Actor Jack Riley, the eternally morose Elliot Carlin on ‘The Bob Newhart Show,” The Hollywood Reporter’s Mike Barnes tweeted.Jack Riley has died at the age of 80, may his soul rest in peace. He was such a great comedian and the perfect actor. All we wish for is to more such great people in life and the industry.