Donald Jay "Don" Rickles
- April 6
) was an American stand-up comedian, actor, voice actor, and author who is best known as an insult comic, playing both comedic and dramatic roles in film and television. He is also known for being a special guest on The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson
and Late Show with David Letterman
. Some of his most prominent roles in cinema include Run Silent, Run Deep
as Quartermaster 1st Class Ruby, Kelly's Heroes
as Staff Sergeant "Crapgame", and Quest for Camelot
For Disney, he provided the voice of Mr. Potato Head in the Toy Story franchise, William from the former Walt Disney World attraction The Enchanted Tiki Room (Under New Management), and the Boss in Redux Riding Hood. He also guest-starred on Muppets Tonight in Episode 205, alongside Coolio.