Is Gilbert Gottfried Still Alive or Dead? All you need to know about what happened to the American actor and stand-up comedian.
Gilbert Jeremy Gottfried was an American actor and stand-up comedian. His persona as a comedian featured an exaggerated shrill voice and emphasis on crude humor.
His diverse roles in films and television include voicing the parrot Iago in Disney’s Aladdin animated series and films, Digit LeBoid on PBS Kids’ long-running Cyberchase, and Kraang Subprime in Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles.
Gottfried was the voice of the Aflac Duck until the year 2011. He appeared in the critically panned but commercially profitable Problem Child in 1990.
Until his death, between 2014 and 2022, Gottfried hosted the Gilbert Gottfried’s Amazing Colossal Podcast, which included discussions of classic films and interviews with celebrities, most frequently with veteran comedians, actors, as well as musicians and comedy writers.
Gilbert, a documentary film that focuses on Gottfried’s life and work, was released in 2017.
Is Gilbert Gottfried Still Alive or Dead?
Gilbert Gottfried is no more alive. The American actor and stand-up comedian has passed away at the age of 67. He died from a long illness, according to his family.
“We are heartbroken to announce the passing of our beloved Gilbert Gottfried after a long illness.
“In addition to being the most iconic voice in comedy, Gilbert was a wonderful husband, brother, friend, and father to his two young children,” his family wrote in a statement on Facebook.
He was born on February 28, 1955, in Brooklyn, New York, United States.