R.I.P. Don LaFontaine

In a world without the king of voiceovers… it’s not going to be the same.

Don LaFontaine, whose work covered everything from thousands of movie trailers to Rick Dees’ Weekly Top 40 countdown show died Monday after being hospitalized for a week due to a blood clot in one of his lungs. He was 68.

LaFontaine recently appeared on a GEICO commercial, and has done voiceovers for many networks and television shows.