Kevin Clark, Preteen Drummer In ‘College Of Rock,’ Lifeless At 32

Kevin Clark, a Chicago-area musician greatest identified for taking part in drummer Freddy “Spazzy McGee” Jones within the 2003 Jack Black comedy “College of Rock,” died early Wednesday morning.

The 32-year-old musician was biking about 1:20 a.m. when he was struck and killed by a driver in a Hyundai Sonata, in accordance with the Chicago Solar-Occasions.

Paramedics took Clark to a hospital, the place he was pronounced lifeless shortly after 2 a.m., in accordance with the Chicago Hearth Division and the Prepare dinner County Medical Examiner’s Workplace.

The driving force of the car, a 20-year-old girl, was given a quotation, in accordance with TMZ.

Clark’s mom, Allison Clark, informed the paper that her son had been obsessive about percussion since he began banging on pans as a 3-year-old.

9 years later, he was solid within the movie after a pal introduced him to the auditions.

“He simply type of shined,” Allison Clark mentioned of her son. “He took it on straight away, however he by no means actually acted afterward.”

Kevin Clark, 32, who performed the schoolboy drummer within the 2003 movie “College of Rock,” proper, died Wednesday after being struck by a automobile in Chicago.

Clark labored with a number of bands. His most up-to-date, Jessie Bess and the Intentions, had its debut efficiency this weekend, in accordance with the Solar-Occasions.

Clark did reunite with Black in 2018, when the actor’s band, Tenacious D., performed in Chicago. Clark gave his former co-star a T-shirt for his then-current band, and the actor instantly put it on, in accordance with TMZ.

The actor posted a tribute to Clark on Instagram.


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