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'Mary Tyler Moore Show' Actor Richard Schaal Dead At 86

'Mary Tyler Moore Show' Actor Richard Schaal Dead At 86
The improv comic and sitcom actor passed away on Tuesday in Woodland Hills, Ca.

Actor and comedian Richard Schaal, a member of Chicago's legendary Second City improv group in the 1960s, died Tuesday at the age of 86.

Schaal was best known for his work in many classic sitcoms including The Mary Tyler Moore Show, Rhoda, The Bob Newhart Show, Phyllis and Just My Luck.

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Schaal was married to actress Valerie Harper in 1964, however the couple later divorced in 1978. American Dad voice actress Wendy Schaal is Richard's daughter from his previous marriage to Lois Treacy.

Aside from his frequent work in television, Schaal also appeared in films such as Slaughterhouse-Five and The Russians Are Coming, the Russians Are Coming, among others.

Schaal delivered one of his most interesting and intense performances in the made-for-tv movie The Cube -- Jim Henson's experimental, live-action, psychedelic drama about a man stuck in a small
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Comic Actor Richard Schaal Dies at 86

Comic Actor Richard Schaal Dies at 86
Richard Schaal, an early member of Chicago’s famed Second City comedy troupe who appeared often on The Mary Tyler Moore Show and its spinoffs Rhoda — which starred his then wife, Valerie Harper — and Phyllis, has died. He was 86. Schaal died Tuesday at the Motion Picture and Television Fund home in Woodland Hills, his daughter, American Dad! voice actress Wendy Schaal, told the Chicago Tribune. Schaal was married three times, including to Harper (his second wife) from 1964 until their divorce in 1978. He was the first of Harper's two husbands. The actor also appeared in such films as

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Unleashed: Celebrities To The Rescue For Animal Charities

A group of stars – including Ed Begley Jr., Debra Wilson, Jack McGee and many more – will gather in Hollywood tonight, June 21, to raise money for two animal charities.

Unleashed: Celebrities To The Rescue is a gala event that will take place at the Highlands Nightclub at 6801 Hollywood Blvd to raise money for ThumpingTails Animal Rescue and the Four Legged Friends Foundation.

Entertainment will be provided by comedian Kathy Buckley, as well as performances by Cityzen, Bad Fathers and Pink-E-Swear. Confirmed celebrity guests include Martin Klebba (Pirates of the Caribbean), Wendy Schaal (voice of Francine on American Dad), Richard Schaal (Trapper John, M.D.), Ken Davitian (Get Smart, Borat, Meet the Spartans), Ben Morrison (Punk’d, CSI), Pascal Mouawad (Celebrity Jewelry Designer), Lex Larson and Louie Rubio (Dr. Hollywood: We Run La), Tracy Costello (The Westwing, Charmed, ER), Jenny Mollen (aka Jenny Biggs, Crash) and many more.

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