George Gaynes, best known for his roles as Commandant Lassard on “Police Academy” and as a foster parent on “Punky Brewster” has passed away.
Gaynes passed away at his daughter’s house in Washington on Monday. He was 98 years old.
Gaynes appeared on hundreds of episodes of sitcoms and TV dramas. He also did work on the big screen, appearing in films like “Tootsie” with Dustin Hoffman in 1982.
The actor also made a name for himself singing and on Broadway.