Ken Weatherwax, Pugsley From 'The Addams Family,' Dies At 59
Ken Weatherwax, best known for playing the role of Pugsley Addams on the original 1960s "Addams Family," died Sunday from a heart attack.By Jay Strubberg | December 8, 2014
Ken Weatherwax, the actor best known for playing the role of Pugsley Addams on the original 1960s "Addams Family" TV show, has died. He was 59.
According to TMZ, Weatherwax died at his California home Sunday following a heart attack. A woman who says she's the actor's niece also confirmed his death in a Facebook post.
Following the "Addams Family's" brief two-year run in the mid-60s, Weatherwax, a child star, struggled to find work in Hollywood because he said he was typecast for that role. (Video via MGM Television / 'The Addams Family')