4/17/1952 - 2/3/2016
Actors: Remembering the life, death and legacy of Joe Alaskey
Joe Alaskey, a comedian and one of several voice actors who succeeded Mel Blanc in lending their voices to Bugs Bunny, Tweety and Sylvester, has died, according to multiple news sources.
Alaskey, who died Wednesday of cancer in Los Angeles, was 63.
Born April 17, 1952, in New York, the voice artist also voiced other Warner Bros. cartoon characters, including Plucky Duck on “Tiny Toon Adventures” from 1990 to 1995. He voiced the character of Grandpa Lou Pickles on “Rugrats,” the...