Canadian actors who deceased at age 42

Here are 2 famous actors from Canada died at 42:

Craig Russell

Craig Russell (January 10, 1948 Toronto-October 30, 1990 Toronto) also known as Russell Craig Eadie was a Canadian actor. He had one child, Susan Allison.

He died caused by hiv/aids.

Craig Russell was known for his talent as a female impressionist, and gained worldwide recognition for his performances as famous female celebrities such as Mae West, Barbra Streisand, and Bette Davis. He had a successful career in both film and theater, and his one-man show "Outrageous!" became a hit in Canada, the United States, and Europe. Russell also appeared in several movies, including "American Hot Wax" and "The Patricia Neal Story". Despite the limitations he faced as an openly gay performer in the 1970s and 1980s, Russell worked tirelessly to challenge homophobia and discrimination through his art. He is remembered for his groundbreaking contributions to the world of entertainment and for his dynamic and unforgettable performances.

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Paul Carpenter

Paul Carpenter (December 8, 1921 Montreal-June 12, 1964 London) was a Canadian actor and singer.

He began his career in the 1940s as a radio personality in Canada before transitioning to television and film. Carpenter appeared in several Hollywood films, such as "The Naked Edge" (1961) and "The Damned" (1963), and also acted in numerous British television shows including "The Saint" and "The Avengers". Apart from acting, he was also a talented singer and recorded several songs in the 1950s and 60s that achieved moderate success in both Canada and the UK. Carpenter tragically died at the age of 42 from a heart attack while performing on stage in London.

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