Actor Stephen Furst -- 'Flounder' in 'Animal House' -- dies at 63
Characters Pinto and Flounder try to pledge the Alpha Omega House in National Lampoon's "Animal House" (Universal Pictures)

A cast member from one of the funniest movies of all time has died at the age of 63

Actor and filmmaker Stephen Furst has sadly passed away, according to TMZ. Furst’s son Nathan informed the outlet that his father died at his home in California early Friday morning surrounded by friends and family. Nathan and his brother Griff released a statement via Facebook, calling Furst a “beloved husband, father and kind friend whose memory…