Happy Days actor, Gavan O’Herlihy dead at 70

Gavan O'Herlihy
Actor, Gavan O’Herlihy known for his role as Chuck Cunningham in “Happy Days” has died. He was 70 years old.

His rep said he died on Sept.15 in Bath, England with no cause of death given. Michael Emptage said in a statement;

“Gavan was larger than life and is greatly missed by all who knew him, most particularly by his adoring wife and family,” Emptage said in the statement.

The Irish-born American actor made appearances in multiple TV series, including “Rich Man, Poor Man,” “The Bionic Woman” and “The Amazing Spider-Man,” throughout the 1970s. He also had a recurring role on “We’ll Meet Again” on London’s ITV network.

In the 1980’s he began taking on movie roles, including “Willow,” where he was on-set with Val Kilmer. He also worked on the James Bond movie “Never Say Never Again,” which starred Sean Connery.

May his soul rest in peace.

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