Jerry Van Dyke was 57 when "Coach" debuted in 1989 — and he finally had a hit on his hands. He insisted to USA Today in 1990 that "Coach" was not a comeback for him: “Everybody talks about me making a comeback,” he said. “I say: ‘Comeback from what? This is as good as it’s ever been.’”
What a great quote! Read more about his life here: nyti.ms/2F6xZR2
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