Willie Aames Says ‘I’m Gutted’ After ‘Eight Is Enough’ Costar Adam Rich’s Death: ‘My Only Little Brother’

Eight Is Enough’s Willie Aames is lamenting the deficiency of his long-lasting companion Adam Rich.

After insight about Rich’s demise destitute on Sunday, Aames shared his affection for his previous costar on Facebook.


“Toward the beginning of today [my wife] Winnie woke me with the lamentable fresh insight about Adam Rich’s passing,” he composed.

“I’m destroyed. Adam was in excess of a partner. He was a lot of my main younger sibling. A deep rooted companion.”

He likewise definite a portion of Rich’s perspectives in the beyond couple of years, expressing the entertainer considered getting back to Hollywood. ”

These most recent couple of years Adam fantasized recharging his profession. He was one of those youngster entertainers that our age will continuously recall.”

Aames likewise recollected Rich’s job as Nicholas Bradford on Eight Is Sufficient, with Aames close to him as Nicholas’ brother Tommy Bradford.

“I can’t let you know the number of guardians that have let me know they named their most memorable kid ‘Nicolas’ after his Eight Is Sufficient person.

The lessening crew of children that experienced childhood in the brilliant long stretches of family TV has lost one more of our own. I will miss him profoundly.”

He finished the post, “Rest ‘A.R.’ You were the cutest television youngster of all,” adding the hashtag “#heartbroken.” Eight Is Enough’s Betty Buckley likewise shared a profound accolade for Rich on the web. “Adam Rich was a light and my young buddy for the four seasons I was honored to work with him on Eight Is Sufficient,” she subtitled an Instagram display of photographs.


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She additionally referred to him as, “so sweet, amusing, new and regular. He gave a great deal of pleasure to us all on the show and to our audiences.”

Buckley said she and Adam had “remained companions these years,” and considered his passing a “shock.” “Sending my adoration and most profound sympathies to his loved ones,” she composed. “Lately Adam committed himself to furnishing motivation for others with mental and close to home disease. I will miss him significantly ❤️❤️💔”

Rich died on Sunday at 54 years old. A reason for death has not been uncovered, however case notes from the Los Angeles Region Clinical Inspector’s office affirm that Rich died in his home and demonstrate that further examination is expected to decide an authority reason for death.

A policing precluded treachery in discussion with TMZ, who was first to report Rich’s passing. Notwithstanding his experience on Eight Is Sufficient, Rich likewise seemed ABC’s Code Red in 1981 and 1983’s Prisons and Mythical serpents, in which he voiced teen wizard Presto the Entertainer.