Andrew Laurence "Andy" Houts[1] (June 23, 1965 – February 26, 1997)[1] was an American actor. Houts began his career at Klasky-Csupo, working on The SimpsonsRugrats (where he wrote two episodes), Duckman and Aaahh!!! Real Monsters in numerous capacities (most commonly as a production coordinator and an actor). He also wrote one episode of Rocko's Modern Life, and appeared on The Drew Carey Showand Ellen in small roles. Houts died in 1997 of a brain tumor before the new season of Rugrats began. The episode "Radio Daze / Psycho Angelica" is dedicated to his memory. He was a gifted comic.