Philip Edward Hartmann September 24, — May 28, was a Canadian-American actor, comedian, screenwriter, and graphic artist. After graduating from California State University, Northridge with a degree in graphic arts, he designed album covers for bands including Poco and America. Hartman joined the comedy group the Groundlings in and there helped comedian Paul Reubens develop his character Pee-wee Herman. In , Hartman joined the sketch comedy show Saturday Night Live.
Lovitz Beats Up Dick: "All The Comedians Are Glad I Did It... He's A Disgusting Human Being"
Comic Jon Lovitz savagely beats comic Andy Dick - Everything else - Quarter To Three Forums
The problem with this was that Brynn Hartman had once experienced a problem with drug abuse and had been sober for 10 years at that point. Brynn then locked herself in the bedroom and committed suicide while the police were escorting the friend and the Hartman children outside. Lovitz admits that he was ready to confront Dick then and there but the fact that Andy was three sheets to the wind and would have fallen over was the reason he gave for doing nothing. That obviously did not sit well with Dick, who then proceeded to complain constantly about Lovitz. For his own part John wanted to apologize for what he said, but Dick decided to take it to the level it reached before the final blow-up that occurred some time later. Wake has been a freelance writer for the past several years now and has continued to do what he loves to do while attempting to get his work out to the masses. His greatest loves in life are writing, being a family man, and entertaining readers with his take on pop culture as it continues to change throughout the years.
Andrew Roane Dick born Andrew Thomlinson , December 21,  is an American comedian, actor, musician, and television and film producer. Best known as a comic, he is also known for his eccentric behavior, drug addiction, and sexual misconduct allegations and arrests. He is noted for his outlandish behavior from a number of Comedy Central Roasts and other appearances.
After making a name for himself with attention-getting early turns on The Ben Stiller Show and NewsRadio , Andy Dick has largely fallen off the radar in recent years, picking up more attention for his comedy roast appearances and tabloid-worthy bad behavior than his film or TV work. Here's a rundown of the series of events that tanked his once-promising career. Andy Dick's string of legal problems stretches back to , when he drove into a utility pole while intoxicated.