'Happy Days' Star Al Molinaro Dead at 96
The actor was 96 and played Big Al, the beloved chef from the drive-in on Happy Days for 10 years.
He also played Big Al on the show’s spinoff Joanie Loves Chachi.
Al‘s son Michael explained that the actor had very bad gall stones and was in the hospital, but ultimately elected not to have surgery due to his age.
Our thoughts are with Al‘s family and friends during this difficult time.