Tuesday, August 03, 2010

Dan Resin, R. I. P.

Rest in Peace, Dan Resin: "Actor Dan Resin, who was best known for his work in comedy series ‘Caddyshack’, has passed away at the age of 79. Reportedly, Dan Resin died of medical complications from Parkinson’s disease. He was being treated at the Oakland Care Center where he died on Friday.
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He has appeared in Broadway shows like ‘My Fair Lady’ and ‘Once Upon a Mattress’. His most memorable performance was the portrayal of Dr. Beeper in the golf comedy ‘Caddyshack’ in which he appeared along with Bill Murray, Ted Knight, and Chevy Chase.

Throughout 80s and the 90s, Resin continued appearing on small screen and did some film projects too. But after Dr. Beeper, Dan Resin is best known for his appearance as a yachtsman in TV commercials.

As Ty-D-Bol man, Resin used to examine people’s toilet bowls in TV adverts."

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