Lead singer in band Roadkill
6' 1" (1.85 m)
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[on his late Diff'rent Strokes
(1978) co-star, Dana Plato
] She was always very jovial and extremely nice. Occasionally, she brought her baby to the set. Every minute I recall with her, she was happy and funny and smiling and playful.
Enjoyed a close relationship with his Diff'rent Strokes
(1978) co-star Dana Plato
, partly because both their birthdays fell within the same month (with an 11-year age difference). When she was found dead of a prescription drug overdose in 1999, Cooksey served as one of Plato's pallbearers.