Joe Pichler

Joseph David Wolfgang Pichler (February 14, 1987 – disappeared January 5, 2006) was an American child actor. He is perhaps best known for his roles in Varsity Blues (1999), and Beethoven's 3rd (2000) and Beethoven's 4th (2001). Pichler's last film credit was in the independent drama Children on Their Birthdays (2002). He went missing at age 18 under mysterious circumstances on January 5, 2006, near his hometown of Bremerton, Washington. As of 2022, his whereabouts remain unknown.