The actor passed away after a few years fighting with a cancer. In 2017 his wife Linda died because of the same illness. The death of beloved wife literally knocked his health off.
According to Zoomboola, Wright also was known as a theatrical actor. He played more than 60 roles in movies and series. The most well-known films with actor are All That Jazz (1979),
The Shadow (1994), A Midsummer Night's Dream (1999). However, his most famous work still Willie Tanner from «Alf» which was translating from 1986 till 1990.
«Alf» shows a life of a typical American family. They live along with an alien called Alf. The Tanners are forced to hide their lodger. Wright played the head of family, Willie Tanner.