The body of former "Saturday Night Live" cast member Charles Rocket
was found in a field
on October 7. The Connecticut state medical examiner has ruled his death a suicide. Rocket, who hosted Weekend Update from 1980-81, is best known for getting kicked off the show for saying "fuck"
during a live performance. His subsequent acting career included playing Bruce Willis' brother on "Moonlighting"
and Geena Davis' philandering fiance in Earth Girls are Easy
. Audiences who caught Sound Unseen's screenings of TV Party
, will also recognize Rocket as the guy who played accordion and sang "Wild Thing" on the NYC cable access show.