From Pat M – Whatever happened to the actor who portrayed “ET?”
Mr. Pop History - Actor Pat Bilon passed away in late January 1983:
Dies – Pat Bilon (35) – the 2’10″ midget who portrayed ‘ET’ in the movie. Bilon also appeared in “Under The Rainbow” with Chevy Chase. From Steven Spielberg “Pat Bilon was much more than just E.T.’s biggest helper. He was our good friend and we will miss him with all of our hearts.