publication date: Wednesday, April 25, 2018 (part of Spring 2018)

category: Television

clue: This magician pulled a disappearing act after starring in a hit 80s sitcom about a nocturnal judiciary and another 90s sitcom about Dave Barry, but sadly now he's gone for good.

explanation: Anderson starred in Night Court and Dave's World before retiring from acting to focus on his first love, stage magic. He passed away shortly before this goo was published. more…

difficulty: very easy

solved by: Russ Wilhelm, LaVonne Lemler, Samir Mehta, Richard Slominsky, and Matthew Preston


Similar Goos

Matt Lauer

Thanks to allegations of sexual misconduct, he no longer hosts a news and talk show on this or any other day. Go »

Allison Williams

This longtime girl (and boy who wouldn't grow up) has gotten out of the TV business for now. Go »

Amanda Bynes

This onetime Nickelodeon star had her own show and a sisterly sitcom before mental illness forced her into reclusion. Go »

Jake Farrow

This TV writer and actor voices a triumphant puppet and a dangerous invisible guy, and he would shake things up playing this game. Go »

Mike Colter

Although he played a boxer determined to find success and a victim of a racist system stacked against him, it was his role as a hard-skinned Marvel fighter that brought him to the attention of mass audiences. But he's probably not who you're thinking. Go »

Mike Rowe

Hosting reality shows about ghost hunting and ultimate fighting is a dirty job, and he's the somebody who's gotta do it. Go »