American actors died in Illness

Here are 6 famous actors from United States of America died in Illness:

Richard Widmark

Richard Widmark (December 26, 1914 Sunrise Township-March 24, 2008 Roxbury) otherwise known as Richard Weedt Widmark or Dick was an American actor and film producer. His child is called Anne Koufax.

Widmark was best known for his roles in film noir, including his breakthrough performance as the villainous Tommy Udo in "Kiss of Death" (1947), which earned him an Academy Award nomination for Best Supporting Actor. He went on to star in a number of successful films throughout the 1950s and 60s, including "Panic in the Streets" (1950), "Judgment at Nuremberg" (1961), and "Cheyenne Autumn" (1964). Widmark also produced a handful of films, including "Time Limit" (1957), which he also starred in. He was married to writer Jean Hazlewood from 1942 until her death in 1997. Widmark passed away in 2008 at the age of 93.

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Antonio Moreno

Antonio Moreno (September 26, 1887 Madrid-February 15, 1967 Beverly Hills) otherwise known as Antonio Garride Monteagudo, Antonio Garrido Monteagudo, Anthony Moreno, Antonio "Tony" Moreno or Tony was an American actor and film director.

He began his career in Hollywood in the silent film era, having appeared in over 150 films throughout his career. Moreno was known for his suave demeanor, good looks, and his ability to play a variety of roles, including romantic leads, villains, and comedic characters. He was also a director and producer, having directed a few films in the 1920s and served as producer for several films in the 1930s. Moreno's notable films include "The Spanish Dancer" (1923), "The Searchers" (1956), and "The Guns of Navarone" (1961). He was married twice and had two children. Moreno passed away in Beverly Hills, California, in 1967 at the age of 79.

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David Lewis

David Lewis (October 19, 1916 Philadelphia-December 11, 2000 Woodland Hills) was an American actor.

David Lewis began his acting career in the 1930s and appeared in over 200 films and television series throughout his career. He was known for his versatility as an actor, being able to play a wide range of roles such as doctors, lawyers, judges, and businessmen. Some of his notable film credits include "Peyton Place" (1957), "The Apartment" (1960), and "The Ballad of Cable Hogue" (1970).

In addition to his work in film, Lewis also appeared in several popular television series, including "The Twilight Zone," "The Fugitive," and "Mission: Impossible." He also had recurring roles on shows like "Peyton Place" and "General Hospital."

Throughout his career, Lewis was also an active member of the Screen Actors Guild, serving as vice president from 1979 to 1981. He was also a founding member of the Theatre West in Los Angeles, where he acted and directed many productions.

David Lewis passed away on December 11, 2000, at the age of 84, leaving behind a rich legacy of work in film and television.

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Pierre Watkin

Pierre Watkin (December 29, 1889 Sioux City-February 3, 1960 Hollywood) a.k.a. Pierre Frank Watkin, Pierre Watkins or Pierre F. Watkin was an American actor.

He appeared in over 400 films, often playing authoritative figures such as doctors, judges, or government officials. Some of his more notable roles include Mr. Monogram in the "Andy Hardy" film series, and Perry White in the "Superman" film series of the 1940s. Outside of film, Watkin was also a prolific radio actor, starring in shows such as "The Shadow" and "The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes". He continued to work in both film and television until his death in 1960 at the age of 70.

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Peter Hobbs

Peter Hobbs (January 19, 1918 √Čtretat-January 2, 2011 Santa Monica) also known as Peter S. Hobbs was an American actor.

He began his acting career in the 1950s with small roles in various television shows and movies. His most notable work includes his roles in the TV series "Perry Mason", "The Twilight Zone", and "The Waltons". He made appearances in many classic films such as "The War of the Worlds" and "Anatomy of a Murder". In addition to his acting career, Hobbs was an accomplished musician and a trained opera singer. He retired from acting in the late 1980s and lived out his remaining years in Santa Monica, California where he passed away in 2011 at the age of 92.

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Lance Fuller

Lance Fuller (December 6, 1928 Somerset-December 22, 2001 Los Angeles) was an American actor.

He appeared in over 130 films and television shows throughout his career, often playing the role of a villain. Some of his notable film credits include "This Island Earth" (1955), "Fort Yuma" (1955), and "The She-Creature" (1956). Fuller also made numerous television appearances, including roles in "The Adventures of Superman," "The Lone Ranger," and "Perry Mason." Later in his career, he became a character actor, appearing in smaller roles in films such as "The Naked Gun: From the Files of Police Squad!" (1988) and "The Silence of the Lambs" (1991).

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