Legendary comic and the “Godfather” of the “Roast” Don Rickles, has died at the age of 90-years-old.
According to reports Don Rickles died Thursday morning of kidney failure at his home in Los Angeles with is wife, Barbara, was by his side.
Don Rickles made regular appearances on “The Tonight Show” and “The Dean Martin Show.” Rickles became good pals with “the Rat Pack” and worked with Frank Sinatra throughout the years.
Rickles was probably most noted for roasting celebs at The Friar’s Club. Don also had his own TV show, “The Don Rickles Show,” on ABC.
Don Rickles played voice of Mr. Potato Head in the ‘Toy Story’ movies.
The death of Don Rickles affects celebrity Late night talk show host Jimmy Kimmel: