Fred Willard

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Fred Willard
Fred Willard at Cats for Cats.jpg
Willard in August 2011
Born (1939-09-18) September 18, 1939 (age 80)
OccupationActor, comedian, writer
Years active1963–present
Mary Lovell
(m. 1968; her death 2018)
WebsiteOfficial website

Frederick Charles "Fred" Willard (born September 18, 1939) is an American actor, comedian and writer. He starred in movies, including This Is Spinal Tap (1984), Waiting for Guffman (1997), American Wedding (2003), Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy (2004), Harold & Kumar Go to White Castle (2004), WALL-E (2008), Youth in Revolt (2009), Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues (2013). He also appeared in television series such as Everybody Loves Raymond, The Simpsons and Modern Family.

Willard was born in Shaker Heights, Ohio. His wife, Mary Lovell, died in July 2018. They have a daughter, Hope. In July 2012, he was arrested for masturbation in an adult movie theater.[1] However, no charges were filed because the police had no evidence.[2]

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  1. "Actor Fred Willard insists he did nothing wrong in lewd conduct arrest". Fox News. Fox Broadcasting Company. July 27, 2012. Retrieved September 21, 2014.
  2. Pelisek, Christine (July 19, 2012). "The Tale Behind Fred Willard's Arrest in an Adult Film Theater". Retrieved October 7, 2018 – via

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