On July 24th, British actor David Warner died of a lung cancer-related illness at the age of 80. For six decades Warner established himself as one of entertainment’s most in-demand actors through his acclaimed work in theater, films and on…Read more →
Who’s Your Favorite Fred Ward Character?
Over the weekend, veteran actor, Robert Altman collaborator and producer Fred Ward died at the age of 79. A reliable face in films and television for nearly 50 years, Ward shined in a variety of different roles giving memorable, understated…Read more →
Poll: What’s Your Favorite Michael Biehn Character?
You may not know his name, but you immediately recognize Michael Biehn‘s work in iconic films ranging from The Terminator to Aliens to Tombstone to Planet Terror and beyond. Biehn is one of our greatest character actors, so we wanted…Read more →
What’s Your Favorite Ned Beatty Performance?
Ned Beatty — the iconic everyman character actor — died of natural causes at the age of 83 on June 13th. A familiar face on the big and small screen, Beatty had unforgettable roles in pop culture touchstones ranging from…Read more →
Remembering Charles Grodin: 1935 – 2021
The lovable character actor Charles Grodin has died at the age of 86 following a battle with cancer. Known to multiple generations of filmgoers due to roles in iconic films like The Heartbreak Kid, the 1976 version of King Kong,…Read more →
Remembering George Segal: 1934 – 2021
We learned last night that acclaimed character actor George Segal has died following complications from heart bypass surgery, he was 87. Born in New York City in 1934, he began his career in the 1950s, studying at the world renowned…Read more →
Poll: What’s Your Favorite Eric Stoltz Performance?
For this week’s poll we are celebrating underrated character actor great Eric Stoltz. Whether it be roles in films like Mask, Pulp Fiction or his collaborations with director Noah Baumbach, Stoltz always delivers a memorable acting feat. Vote for your…Read more →
Poll: What’s Your Favorite John Saxon Performance?
On July 25th, veteran character actor John Saxon died of pneumonia at the age of 83. With a career spanning over six decades, Saxon shines with roles in films like Enter the Dragon, Black Christmas, A Nightmare on Elm Street,…Read more →
Poll: What’s Your Favorite Wilford Brimley Performance?
As we mentioned earlier, Wilford Brimley died on Saturday at the age of 85. With a career spanning over 40 years, Brimley settled into everyman roles in projects ranging from John Carpenter‘s 1982 remake of The Thing to his breakout…Read more →
Henry Stephenson: A Lovable Old Gent
What would classics such as Gone with the Wind be without the likes of Thomas Mitchell or Hattie McDaniel? What would It’s a Wonderful Life be like without character actors Beulah Bondi, Henry Travers, Lionel Barrymore, or Samuel S. Hinds?…Read more →