Harris’ manager, Cindy Ambers, confirmed on her Facebook page, ” My incredibly talented client and friend just passed away! Rest In Peace Ricky Iamricky Harris Harris. I will forever miss you.”
Harris made a name for himself as a performer on HBO’s “Def Comedy Jam” in the 1990s, made his movie debut in the 1993 drama Poetic Justice, starring Janet Jackson and Tupac Shaku. He was also known for doing skits on the albums of rapper Snoop Dogg, a childhood friend.
Harris is survived by his mother, his ex-wife and two daughters.