Rik Mayall

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Birthday
7, 1958
Birthplace
Epping, England
Death Date
Jun 9, 2014 (56)
Birth Sign
Pisces
Birthday
7, 1958
Birthplace
Epping, England
Death Date
Jun 9, 2014 (56)

About

British cult comedian who is best known for his role on the television series The Young Ones and for his role as Fred in the film Drop Dead Fred.

Before Fame

He met future comedy partner Ade Edmondson while studying at Victoria University of Manchester.

Trivia

In 1981, he made his TV debut playing the character Kevin Turvey in the sketch comedy series A Kick Up the Eighties.

Family Life

He married Barbara Robbin in 1985, and the couple had their first child in 1986.

Associated With

He co-starred with Phoebe Cates in the 1991 comedy Drop Dead Fred.