Jeff Conaway's back injury Although it's the title of the film, the word "Grease" is not once uttered.The closest mention was sung in the song "Greased Lightning." During the song, actor Jeff Conaway, who played John Travolta's sidekick Kenickie, injured his back dancing on top of a car.PHOTOS: Jeff Conaway Through The Years And on May 11, 2011, his girlfriend Vikki Lizzi found him unconscious and slumped over from a drug overdose at an Encino, Calif.
He was a very tall man as he had a great height of 1.87 meters.
The names of his parents were Helen Conaway and Charles F. He had played some gem of roles in TV shows and movies and this made him the legend he was.
He attended North Carolina School of the Arts and New York University.
Jeff Conaway’s passing has his friends and family already missing him, but staying hopeful that he’s “in a better place.” As Radar was first to report the 60-year-old actor sadly died on Friday morning after he was pulled from the life-support that sustained him after he’d slipped into a coma.
Actor who gained recogntition for his roles in Grease and Taxi. After their divorce in 1985, he began dating Keri Young.