4/7/1930 - 11/23/2016
Actors: Remembering the life, death and legacy of Andrew Sachs
Andrew Sachs, the British actor best known for playing Spanish waiter Manuel in “Fawlty Towers,” died Wednesday, November 23, 2016, according to multiple news sources. He was 86.
His wife, Melody Sachs, told The Telegraph that the actor had been battling dementia for four years and died in a care home.
The British sitcom “Fawlty Towers,” created by and starring former Monty Python member John Cleese, ran for 12 episodes between 1975 and 1979. Sachs played Spanish waiter Manuel, whose...