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Gilbert Gottfried about to die in The Adventures of Ford Fairlane

Gilbert Gottfried (1955 - )

a.k.a. Gil Gottfried/Gil G-fried

Note: He is known as the loudmouth Jewish comedian.

Film Deaths[]

TV Deaths[]

  • Saturday Night Live (Jan. 24, 1981): [Herbert Denton]: In the "Funeral Sketch" he is featured in a coffin and died from unknown origins offscreen. The sketch is about a Sport Organist playing at a funeral and upsetting the wife played by Denny Dillon. (Played for Comic Effect)
  • Crank Yankers: Season 2 Episode 14 (2003) [George Zucco]: Hit in the head with a meat cleaver by an unseen killer after he calls a murder mystery entertainment company in need of help on how to kill his wife. After the customer service representative hangs up on him, the lights in his apartment go out and we hear a clap of thunder followed by a hacking sound. As the lights come back on, we see the cleaver sticking out of his head and he falls to the floor dead. (Played for Comic Effect.)
  • Greg The Bunny: Wumpus The Monster (2006) [Gilbert]: Shot to death by Wumpus (Dan Milano).
  • Sharknado 5: Global Swarming (2017 TV) [Ron McDonald]: Dies (off-screen) while reporting a safari tornado, but his death was not outright mentioned.
  • The Last Sharknado: It's About Time (2018 TV) [Rand McDonald]: Eaten by a shark while reporting on a Sharknado at the beach. His death is possibly negated when Sharknadoes are wiped from existence at the end of the movie. (Played for Comic Effect.)  


  • Despite being known for his raunchy X-rated acts, he is also a family oriented actor.

Notable Connections[]

  • Brother of Arlene and Karen.
  • Mr. Dara Kravitz-Gottfried.
  • Father of Lily Aster and Max Aaron.


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