It’s been quite the sad weekend.
Yes, of course, there was the tragedy in Florida.
There was also the news about two celebrities from the past.
First of all, Michu Meszaros has died.
Michu was the two-foot, nine-inch actor who played ALF in the 80s sitcom of the same name. He was not the voice – but he was the one who would wear the ALF costume whenever a scene called for ALF to walk.
The 79-year-old actor was found unconscious on his bathroom floor last week – he’d been suffering health problems for about 8 years now after a stroke. He lapsed into a coma and died earlier today.
Here he is in action:
The other sad news from the weekend?
Janet Waldo has died. She was 96.
Who is she?
She provided the voice to many well-known cartoon characters including Judy Jetson and Josie and the Pussycats’ Josie.
She passed away yesterday morning…she was diagnosed with a benign but inoperable brain tumor five years ago.
….and here is an interview with Janet Waldo: