Biography - A Short Wiki
British cult comedian who is best known for his role on the television series The Young Ones and for his role as Fred in the film Drop Dead Fred.
He married Barbara Robbin in 1985, and the couple had their first child in 1986.
How did Rik Mayall die?
|Cause of death||Heart Attack|
|Age of death||56 years|
|Birthday||March 7, 1958|
|Death date||June 9, 2014|
|Place of death||Barnes, London, United Kingdom|
|Place of burial||Pasture Farm, Totnes, Devon, England|
With 1,000-seater venues, rather than 5,000-seaters, there are richer opportunities for sucking the audience in.Rik Mayall
Storytelling has always been one of my great pleasures.Rik Mayall
As I see it, there’s mainstream comedy – and then there’s me, out in the badlands.Rik Mayall
When I was young, I saw some of my heroes doing it on the telly. We’re talking about Spike Milligan, Peter Sellers, Arthur Lowe, Ian McKellan, Kenneth Williams. These were all guys telling stories to me.Rik Mayall
You perform for a different audience each night. People who don’t understand just think that you go out there every night and do the same thing, but you don’t – you have to find out who they are and give it to them.Rik Mayall