Twin Peaks’ actor Walter Olkewicz died at age 72 on Tuesday. His son Zak revealed the unhappy information to The Hollywood Reporter on Wednesday, explaining that the performer had suffered 20 years value of well being points after just a few knee surgical procedures prompted critical infections.
Regardless of being bedridden for the final interval of his life, the actor did reprise his beloved position of Jacques in Twin Peaks in the course of the sequence reboot in 2017. On how the star was in a position to pull off his last appearing credit score whereas dealing with difficult bodily struggles, his son shared:
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“It was his first position in virtually 15 years, and he did all of it from behind a bar to cowl the truth that he couldn’t stand.”
TV followers may keep in mind him as Nick the cable man in a Season 7 Seinfeld episode titled The Cadillac (above). He’s survived by his son, daughter-in-law, and two grandchildren. R.I.P., Walter!