Famous actors died as a result of Fire

Here are 5 famous actors from the world died in Fire:

Dennis Patrick

Dennis Patrick (March 14, 1918 Philadelphia-October 13, 2002 Hollywood) also known as Dennis Patrick Harrison, dennis_patrick, Dennis Patrick (I), Pat Dennis, Dennis Harris, Dennis Harrison or Denns Harrison was an American actor.

He began his career on Broadway in the 1940s before transitioning to television and film in the 1950s. He had recurring roles on the soap operas "Dark Shadows" and "Dallas" among others, and also appeared in numerous films including "The Thing with Two Heads" and "Joe Kidd." Outside of acting, Patrick was a passionate pianist and composer, and even released an album of his own jazz compositions in 1998. He was also a devout Catholic, and served as a lector at his church for over 30 years. Patrick passed away in 2002 at the age of 84.

Read more about Dennis Patrick on Wikipedia »

Royce D. Applegate

Royce D. Applegate (December 25, 1939 Midwest City-January 1, 2003 Hollywood Hills) a.k.a. Royce Applegate, Royce E. Applegate or Roy Applegate was an American actor, screenwriter, author and voice actor. His child is called Scott D. Applegate.

Royce D. Applegate began his career in the entertainment industry as a stage actor in the 1960s. He later transitioned to film and TV, appearing in numerous popular shows and movies such as "Seinfeld," "Matlock," "O Brother, Where Art Thou?," and "The Rookie."

Applegate was an accomplished writer as well, penning several screenplays and even releasing a novel, "A Hell of a War." In addition to his work in front of and behind the camera, Applegate also contributed his voice to various animated shows, including "Jonny Quest" and "Batman: The Animated Series."

Sadly, Royce D. Applegate passed away on January 1, 2003 at the age of 63 due to complications from a stroke. Despite his untimely death, he left behind a legacy of memorable performances and stories that continue to captivate audiences to this day.

Read more about Royce D. Applegate on Wikipedia »

Per Oscarsson

Per Oscarsson (January 28, 1927 Kungsholmen-December 31, 2010 Västra Götaland County) also known as Per Oscar Heinrich Oscarsson or Per Oscarson was a Swedish actor, screenwriter, film director and film producer. He had three children, Boman Oscarsson, Tatiana Oscarsson and Pernilla Oscarsson.

Per began his acting career at the age of 19, appearing in several Swedish and international films. He gained critical recognition for his performance in the 1966 film "Hunger" which won the Palme d'Or at the Cannes Film Festival. He continued to receive accolades for his work, including a Best Actor award at the Berlin International Film Festival for his role in "The Adventures of Picasso" in 1979. Per also worked as a screenwriter, contributing to the script for the 1964 film "Syskonbädd 1782". He directed and produced several films throughout his career. In addition to his work in film, Per was also a well-known stage actor, performing in numerous productions at the Royal Dramatic Theatre in Stockholm. He tragically died in a house fire on New Year's Eve in 2010.

Read more about Per Oscarsson on Wikipedia »

Peter Reynolds

Peter Reynolds (August 16, 1926 Wilmslow-April 22, 1975 Sydney) also known as Peter Horrocks was an English actor.

He appeared in several stage productions and films throughout his career, including the popular British television series "The Avengers" and the film "Jason and the Argonauts". Reynolds was also a talented screenwriter and wrote several scripts for British television shows in the 1960s. He moved to Australia in the early 1970s and continued acting in various productions until his sudden death in 1975, at the age of 48.

Read more about Peter Reynolds on Wikipedia »

Reg Evans

Reg Evans (March 27, 1928 Wales-February 7, 2009 Saint Andrews) a.k.a. Reginald Evans, Reginald "Reg" Evans or Reg was a British actor.

He is best known for his roles in films such as "Mad Max 2" and "The Dish". Over the course of his career, he appeared in numerous television shows and stage productions. Prior to his acting career, Evans worked as a boxer and served in the British Navy. He later trained as an actor and began to establish himself in the industry. Alongside his acting work, Evans was also a talented painter and sculptor. In his later years, he retired to Saint Andrews in Scotland and passed away at the age of 80.

Read more about Reg Evans on Wikipedia »

Related articles