Mr. Larson From ‘Happy Gilmore’ Dead At 74

Actor Richard Kiel died on Wednesday in Fresno, Calif. He was 74. 

Along with his role in “Happy Gilmore,” the 7-foot-2 Kiel also had a memorable role in “Jaws” and was a James Bond villain in “Moonraker” and “The Spy Who Loved Me.” He will most remembered in golf circles as Mr. Lason — Happy Gilmore’s old boss, the guy with the nail in his head and Shooter McGavin’s worst nightmare. 

In honor of the man in his legendary role, here are some of Mr. Larson’s best moments from “Happy Gilmore”:

“You can count”

“You can hardly even notice it.”

“Play it as it lies”

“Aren’t you forgetting your 9-iron?”

Rest in peace, Mr. Kiel. 

Related Links: Pros Try Happy Gilmore Drive | Harrington Masters It

Other Hot Links: 
– ‘Happy Gilmore’ Reborn As Awesome 80s Video Game
– Sydney Leroux Fails, Then Succeeds in Happy Gilmore Drive
– 9 Must-Have Golf Apps For iPhone
– 5 Biggest Surprises To Make & Miss Tour Championship
– Nature Calls: Billy Horschel Blows Up Twitter With 18th Hole Potty Break
– Tweek in Review: The Week’s Best Tweets
– The Fringe: Rory Makes A Dream Come True & Stars Race To Relax
– FedExCup Update: Horschel, Hoffman, Sergio Climb 
– Broncos vs. Colts Brings Out Rory, Bubba & More
– Déjà Vu: Rory McIlroy Four-Putts Green On Consecutive Days

RELATED STORIES

Tiger Defends Controversial Captain’s Pick Reed
Tour
McIlroy Breaks Incredible Tiger World-Ranking Record
Tour
Big Changes Coming To Your Handicap In 2020
Lifestyle