Storyboard Artist Ricky Garduno Dies at 35


We were saddened to hear about the untimely death of 35-year-old storyboard artist Ricky Garduno via Cartoon Brew this morning. The cause of death is unknown. The talented artist worked on series such as El Tigre, Family Guy, The Drinky Crow Show, The Buzz on Maggie and Coconut Fred’s Fruit Salad Island. In addition, he created Dumm Comics’ online comic 1930 Nitemare Theatre.

You can read a beautiful tribute by El Tigre creator Jorge Gutierrez on his blog here:

Ricky Garduno

Ricky Garduno

  • Anonymous

    Oh man… just read about his death on an episode of family guy. R.I.P.

  • CurtisDean

    R.I.P God Bless your soul and I hope all is well with your family X

  • -selinaa-

    I love family guy…and the creator of family guy is death! :( R.I.P….x

    • Nathan McNulty

      seth made it but yeah, rest in peace up there ricky!