Ron Howard’s brother is 49 today.
Ron Howard’s brother is credited with more than 170 films and television programs including roles in many of his brother’s films — Cocoon, Apollo 13 and Cinderella Man come to mind. Many will remember Ron’s brother as the 8-year-old kid in the TV series Gentle Ben. The Howard sibling was also the voice of Roo in the Disney Winnie the Pooh films, and more recently the voice of the balloon man in Curious George.
The Howard brothers: Ron (right) and Ron’s brother
Photo from The Clint Howard Show
See NewMexiKen’s very special salute to Ron Howard’s Brother.