'Joanie' From Happy Days Is Dead at 56

Actress Erin Moran has died
By Newser Editors,  Newser Staff
Posted Apr 22, 2017 10:31 PM CDT
'Joanie' From Happy Days Is Dead at 56
This Feb. 19, 1982 file photo shows actress Erin Moran of the television show, "Happy Days" in Los Angeles.   (AP Photo/Wally Fong, File)

Sad Hollywood news: Actress Erin Moran, better known as Joanie Cunningham from Happy Days, has died at age 56. Few details are known, but the Harrison County Sheriff's Department in Indiana received a call about an unresponsive female about 4pm Saturday, reports CNN. Moran also starred in the short-lived Happy Days spinoff Joanie Loves Chachi, but landed only sporadic acting roles later in her career, notes TMZ. (Read more obituary stories.)

We use cookies. By Clicking "OK" or any content on this site, you agree to allow cookies to be placed. Read more in our privacy policy.
Get the news faster.
Tap to install our app.
Install the Newser News app
in two easy steps:
1. Tap in your navigation bar.
2. Tap to Add to Home Screen.