Adam Sandler Releases Statement on 'Happy Gilmore' Co-Star Richard Kiel's Death
“Richard Kiel was one of the nicest, funniest guys I’ve ever met. I’ll never forget hanging out with him & how good he was to everyone.” the 48-year-old actor wrote on his Twitter account. “Richard was a special man. My thoughts are with his family.”
Richard, who was also well known for his work in James Bond films, passed away at the age of 74 after being in the hospital for a leg injury. His cause of death is unknown.
Our continued thoughts go out to Richard‘s friends and family during this time.