Gavan O'Herlihy, Rarely Seen Son Chuck on 'Happy Days,' Dies at 70

Published Nov 13 2021 at 2:10 AM GMT
  • Gavan O'Herlihy, one of the actors who played eldest son Chuck on early episodes of "Happy Days," died at 70 in September, The Irish Echo reports.
  • No cause of death was given, but it was not related to COVID-19.
  • O'Herlihy was eulogized by his agent, Michael Emptage, as "a wonderful actor with a long and distinguished career in film, television, and theatre.
  • His "Happy Days" co-star Ron Howard wrote on Twitter that he remembered the actor as "a talented actor with a big free spirit.
  • Howard later directed O'Herlihy in the 1988 film "Willow.



  • Published Nov 13, 2021 2:10 AM GMT