Home Entertainment News World Entertainment Ken Spears, co-creator of Scooby-Doo dies aged 82

Ken Spears, co-creator of Scooby-Doo dies aged 82

The co-creator of Scooby-Doo Ken Spears has passed away at the 82-years as confirmed by his son Kevin.

According to Kevin, Ken will be remembered for his dedication to his family, work, and amazing storytelling through movies.

TMZ who broke the news revealed that the 82-year-old died from dementia complications three months after his fellow co-creator Joe Ruby died.

Ruby is reported to have passed away from natural causes back in August with the two well known for creating other two series namely Dynomutt and Jabberjaw but it was Scooby-Doo that brought them to light.

Both Ken and Joe wrote the animated series which was aired back in 1969. It was then reproduced as they introduced additional content after its 5th episode.

Born in 1938 in Los Angeles, Ken joined Hanna-Barbera in 1959 where he worked as a sound editor and later becoming a household name.

Ken Spears, co-creator of Scooby-Doo dies aged 82
Celine Wakesho
Grab some popcorns as I bring to you the latest in entertainment without missing a thing. Music is my first love

Subscribe to our newsletter

To be updated with all the latest news, offers and special announcements.

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

- Advertisment -

Most Popular

Mohsen Fakhrizadeh: Iran nuclear scientist killed in Tehran

An ambush in the capital Tehran has on Friday claimed the life of Mohsen Fakhrizadeh, a top Iran nuclear scientist.According to the country's minister...

21 Kenyans arrested at JKIA with fake COVID-19 certificates

Officials at Jomo Kenyatta International Airport (JKIA) have arrested 21 people found in possession of fake COVID-19 certificates.The news comes barely a week after...

Kenya’s coronavirus cases rise by 1,554, deaths by 14

A total of 1,554 new cases of coronavirus have been confirmed in Kenya from 9,389 samples tested in the last 24 hours.The new cases...

Paris police suspended over beating a black music producer

Three police officers in Paris have been suspended after a video emerged of them beating Michel Zecler, a black music producer.The Saturday incident was...