Christopher Joseph "Chris" Burke (born August 26, 1965) is an American Down syndrome advocate. Formerly, he was an actor and folk singer. He has become best known for his character Charles "Corky" Thatcher on the television series Life Goes On. Early years · Acting · Early acting roles and ... · Later acting roles

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Is Corky still alive?
Of the 13 members of her pod who were captured between 1968 and 1969, Corky is the only one still alive. She has endured the longest captivity of any wild-caught orca.
What is Corky from Life Goes On doing now?
Life Goes On, which aired from 1989 to 1993, broke ground as the first primetime television show to feature a main character with Down syndrome. The show centered on the Thacher family, with actor Chris Burke playing brother Charles "Corky" Thacher. Today, Chris is 48 and living in New York City.
How did Tyler die on life goes on?
Later seasons Tyler became less prominent in Becca's life and was jealous of Becca's closeness with Jesse. His character was written out and he was given the memorable sendoff of dying in a car accident with Corky as passenger.
Who is the actor with Down syndrome?
Life Goes On is an American television series that aired on ABC from September 12, 1989 to May 23, 1993. Reruns aired on The Family Channel from 1992 until ... Chris Burke · Bill Smitrovich · Tommy Puett · Andrea Fay Friedman
Actors Who Died in 2020 · J.K. Rowling Confirms a ... Known For. Life Goes On Corky Thatcher. (1989-1993) ... Corky Thatcher. - Life Goes on (and on and On) ... Biography · Awards · News · Chris Burke's primary photo
I saw a tribute video for him on Youtube saying he died from a drug overdose, but alot of people in the comments said he was still alive while ...

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Within three years, Kenny and Patches died at Marineland. Orky and Corky were alone. Corky has been pregnant a total of seven times, and of her babies born ...
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Sep 9, 2020 · Of the 13 members of her pod who were captured between 1968 and 1969, Corky is the only one still alive. She has endured the longest captivity ...
Jun 20, 2006 · Default Chris Burke died. You may remember him as Corky the retard from Life goes on, That was some piece of acting. The above picture is the ...

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