R. I. P. – Dave Madden (1931 – 2014)

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Classic TV took a second hit today with the passing of Dave Madden, best known for his role as harried band manager Reuben Kincaid, who was constantly harangued by  Danny Bonaduce on “The Partridge Family”. Madden was a standup comic and a regular on the classic “Rowan & Martin’s Laugh-In” before beginning his stint with the Partridges.  After the show ended, he continued to have a successful career in sitcoms like “Alice” and did a lot of commercial voice-over work. He can be seen doing stand up at the 4:30 mark in the video below…

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