Andy Dick is a notorious drug addict and worked with Hartman on Newsradio. Hartman's wife had her own issues with drugs, including a number of stints in rehab but she had been clean for awhile. Then Dick got her using again. Hartman threatened to leave her if she started using drugs again. (After which, Dick checked into rehab for the first time.) Then NewsRadio star Phil Hartman was murdered by his wife, Brynn, in ’ After partying all night in Las Vegas with Dick in , Suddenly Susan actor David Strickland hanged himself with a hotel bed sheet. “I felt like the Grim fucking Reaper,” snorts Dick. “Can you imagine?
Aug 13, · Andy Dick is a huge asshole for groping people and should probably be in jail for it. He still shouldn't be nearly killed for being an asshole. As far a the Phil Hartman stuff goes, I guess I'm going to have to defend Andy Dick because people just keep regurgitating the same story over and over again. Jul 18, · Joke over Phil Hartman and voodoo precipitates unlikely clash of comedy titans but Jon Lovitz has made Andy Dick a punchline. Lovitz and Hartman became close friends as members of .
Friends say Brynn was a wonderful and loving mother, but as Phil's fame rose, the couple's marriage became rocky. Brynn's brother acknowledges she struggled with an addiction to cocaine and spent. Oct 21, · He was a standout on the The Ben Stiller Show and had a good run on the NBC sitcom NewsRadio with Phil Hartman. On MTV, Dick had a cult hit with The Andy Dick Show and had a modest success in the Donald Trump reality parody The Assistant. In recent years, he is best known for his cameos — in Old School and Zoolander.
Nov 24, · I suppose no paper on the murder of Phil Hartman would be complete without dropping comedian Andy Dick into the discussion. The story goes that Andy Dick supplied Brynn with cocaine at the Hartman’s New Year’s Eve party in , only months before their suicide-murder. Aug 12, · The initial issue surrounds the death of actor Phil Hartman. Lovitz accused Dick of giving Hartman's wife Brynn, who was a recovering addict, cocaine at a Christmas party at Hartman's house in , causing her to fall back into drug use. This may have eventually led to her MURDERING Hartman and committing suicide herself in May of When.