‘Welcome Back Kotter’ Actor Robert Hegyes has passed away. The actor had played Epstein alongside John Travolta, known for being the Sweathogs.
He was sixty at the time of his death; apparently he suffered an apparent heart attack while at his Metuchen, New Jersey home on Thursday morning.
Before emergency services arrived to help him, and taken to JFK Medical Center, he was in full cardiac arrest and died, a hospital spokesperson confirms to Gossip Cop. He had also co-starred in “Cagney & Lacey” Diagnosis Murder and The Drew Carey Show.