LazyTown star Stefán Karl Stefánsson‘s life was cut short on Tuesday after he lost his two-year battle with bile duct cancer.
“Stefán was a highly creative and generous man with extraordinary ideas. For his life to be cut so short was a blow to us all,” his wife, actress Steinunn Ólína, tells PEOPLE.
At the age of 43, the actor, who starred as Robbie Rotten in the Nick Jr. series from 2002-14, died Tuesday morning in Iceland.
“Stefán was diagnosed in September 2016 and survived 23 months,...