Comedian and paddle-ball expert, Reggie Rymal, who was featured in the Warner Bros. 3D shocker, House Of Wax, died following a heart attack in La Habra Calif. He was 81.
Rymal was an entertainer and comedian in the early 1950s and was well known for his paddle-ball skills. He performed standup comedy and paddle-ball at hotels around the country. He appeared on many television shows during the early days of TV including "The Eddie Cantor Show, You Asked For It, Ladies Choice and The Steve Allen Show, but he is best remembered for his paddle-ball act in House Of Wax. In the 3-D film, Rymal's paddle-balls seem to jump off the screen into the audience's face.
Gone too soon...