Actor and Comedian Rick Ducommun Of ‘The ‘Burbs’ and ‘Groundhog Day’ Has Died

Actor, writer, and stand-up comic Rick Ducommun, best known for his hilarious performances in such classics of cinematic comedy as The ‘Burbs and Groundhog Day, has passed away. He was 58.

Born on July 3, 1956 in Prince Albert, Saskatchewan, Ducommun began his acting career on the short-lived Canadian children’s television program Zig Zag. After a series of bit parts in various films and TV shows, he co-starred with future Oscar-winning superstar Tom Hanks in the cult classic dark comedy The ‘Burbs as a paranoid suburbanite who suspects that the new family in their neighborhood are a gang of Satan-worshiping psychopaths.

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The ‘Scary Movie 5’ Trailer Might Just Make Your Wish The World Had Ended

Each and every one us has seen many sights that take up permanent residence in our minds, memories so horrible and traumatic we would do anything short of self-lobotomy to remove them forever. Walking in on your parents having sex, having to take your beloved ailing family pet to the veterinarian to have them put to sleep, getting bullied by your classmates in elementary school, the list goes on (and that is just my list).

Today I think we all have a new horrible memory to add to that list as the trailer for Scary Movie 5 has been released. You can watch the trailer here below, but if you decide not to no one here will think less of you.

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Ashley Tisdale Set To Lead Slasher Parody Pic ‘Scary Movie 5’
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The tagline said that Scary Movie 4 was the fourth and final film of the trilogy – that was not a typo, it’s literally on the poster – but we all know that it wasn’t going to end at number four. Although she was a fixture in all four of the Scary Movie films, Anna Faris won’t be returning to make jokes about pop culture and hit scary movies. Instead the people behind the movie are opting for a new face that could possibly take this film further. Coming Soon has word that High School Musical star Ashley Tisdale will be the star to lead Scary Movie 5.

Undercover Brother and Roll Bounce director Malcolm Lee will be helming Scary Movie 5, which is said to be a parody of Black Swan. Although I am not a fan of any of the films in the Scary Movie franchise, it did help launch Faris’ career, so maybe, just maybe, it can do the same for Tisdale’s post-High School Musical career.

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