Al Checco has died, on July 19 two days before his 94th birthday. The sad news was announced by Al's close and dear friend, actress Francine York.
Al guest-starred in 2 episodes of TAGS, "The Bank Job" (s3) and "If I Had a Quarter-Million" (s5).
He also appeared in an episode of USMC, "Third Finger, Left Loaf." A longtime friend of Don Knotts, Al had supporting roles in Don's THE INCREDIBLE MR. LIMPET (1964), THE GHOST AND MR. CHICKEN (1966) and THE RELUCTANT ASTRONAUT (1967); plus, Andy Griffith's ANGEL IN MY POCKET (1969).
With Harvey Lembeck & Burgess Meredith, BATMAN "The Penguin Goes Straight / Not Yet He Ain't"