|Born||Joshua Andrew Koenig
August 17, 1968
Los Angeles, California, U.S.
|Died||February 25, 2010
Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
|Occupation||actor, director, editor, writer, activist|
|Known for||Richard "Boner" Stabone on Growing Pains|
Koenig is probably best known for playing Mike Seaver's best friend, Richard "Boner" Stabone on the sitcom Growing Pains. He was in 25 episodes of Growing Pains and also guest starred on episodes of 21 Jump Street, My Two Dads and My Sister Sam. Koenig starred in the 2003 fan film Batman: Dead End where he played The Joker. His father is Walter Koenig also an actor. Koenig disappeared on February 14, 2012. His parents said he showed signs of depression before he went missing. His body was found hanging from a tree in Vancouver's Stanley Park, on February 25, 2010.
Filmography[change | change source]
|1985–1989||Growing Pains||Richard "Boner" Stabone|
|1987||My Sister Sam||Sheriff Junius Candle|
|1988||21 Jump Street||Wally|
|1989||My Two Dads||Jon|
|1990||G.I. Joe: A Real American Hero||Night Creeper Leader|
|1993||Star Trek: Deep Space Nine||Tumak|
|2003||Batman: Dead End||The Joker|
|2006||The Theory of Everything||Scott|
|2010||DaZe: Vol. Too (sic) – NonSeNse||Vice Chancellor|
References[change | change source]
- "'Growing Pains' Star Andrew Koenig Battling Depression". http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2010/02/22/growing-pains-star-andrew_n_471226.html.
- "Missing actor's body found in Vancouver park". http://articles.cnn.com/2010-02-25/entertainment/growing.pains.actor.dead_1_walter-koenig-pavel-chekov-star-trek-series?_s=PM:SHOWBIZ.