Famous hollywood actor was just found dead and cause of death has not been released. RIP.
He is a Veteran Hollywood actor and a father or director Ron Howard. The wonderful Rance Howard passed away on Saturday according to several reports.
Howard was 89 at the time of his heartbreaking death. His death was confirmed by Michael Rosenberg, a spokesman for his son’s production company.
His son announced his death on Twitter Saturday afternoon. He had incredible things to say about Howard shedding light on the fact that he was successful but also full of integrity.
It’s not a very common thing for someone to balance those well, but Howard did it and did it well.
“A depression-era farm boy, his passion for acting changed the course of our family history,” he wrote. “We love & miss U Dad.”
He was also the father of actor Clint Howard and grandfather of actresses Bryce Dallas Howard and Paige Howard. Howard was married to Jean Speegle Howard who passed away.
The two of them met as teenagers doing a touring children’s production in Oklahoma. They would perform in plays such as “Snow White” and “Cinderella.”
They married on the tour while dressed in their costumes for the play. It was so sweet and they were so in love.
The elder Howard’s acting career spanned several decades since the 1950s. He appeared in several of Ron Howard’s films, including “Apollo 13,” ”A Beautiful Mind,” ”Splash,” ”How the Grinch Stole Christmas,” ”Parenthood” and “Grand Theft Auto.” -Legacy
You may also remember Howard from several television series such as “Seinfeld,” ”Murder, She Wrote,” ”NCIS: Los Angeles,” ”Grey’s Anatomy” and Ron Howard’s starring series, “Happy Days.”
This is a heartbreaking and unexpected time for him and his entire family. Please keep them in your prayers during this time of mourning.