In his heyday, Rick was a successful actor, screenwriter, comedian, and producer. He even produced music and was a prolific songwriter. Rick is most famous for his roles in the 80s hits; Honey, I Shrunk the Kids, Little Shop of Horrors, and Ghostbusters. However, when his wife died in the nineties, he took an acting hiatus to focus on being a single father. He has since chosen to do low-key roles while doing some stints as a stand-up comedian.