Friday, December 22, 2006
Peter Boyle (1935-2006)
Emmy award winning actor Peter Boyle passed away earlier this week. Boyle was a very versatile actor who gained fame playing extremely diverse characters from the bigot in "Joe" to the tap dancing monster in "Young Frankenstein" to the grouchy father of Raymond in "Everybody Loves Raymond" Boyle survived a stroke and a previous heart attack (which took place on the set of "Everybody Loves Raymond"). John Lennon was the best man at Boyle's wedding.