Obituary: Jonathan Winters

Actor Jonathan Winters (b.1925) died on April 11. Winters made his film debut in It’s a Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad World and also appeared in The Russians Are Coming, the Russians Are Coming. He created the character Maude Frickert, but is best known to genre audiences for his role as Mearth on Mork and Mindy. Other genre work includes an episode of The Twilight Zone, the film The Adventures of Rocky & Bullwinkle, and voice-work on The Smurfs film.