Dick Van Patten, Star of ‘Eight is Enough’ and ‘Spaceballs,’ Dead at 86

by Kevin Fitzpatrick June 23, 2015 @ 10:19 AM
A sad day for fans of Eight is Enough and the world at large, as representatives of actor Dick Van Patten have confirmed news that the 86-year old passed away of unknown causes. The lifelong star was also known for his work in such Mel Brooks movies as Spaceballs and Robin Hood: Men in Tights.