That guy! Second.Bruce Kirby, the veteran character actor most famously known for his roles in 'Columbo' and 'L.A. Law,' has died at 95.ew.com
I remember him in lots of 70s shows and movies.
I actually think its shorter to list stuff in the 70s that he wasn't on.Yeah, that guy. He deserves a third. Kirby appeared in 13 episodes of L.A. Law, 13 episodes of Holmes & Yo-Yo, nine episodes of Columbo, nine episodes of Shannon, nine episodes of Car 54 Where Are You, eight episodes of Days Of Our Lives and six episodes of Kojak. He also appeared in multiple episodes of Hunter, Bonanza, Ironside, Lou Grant, Night Court, McCloud, Marcus Welby M.D., Medical Center, Barney Miller, Anything But Love and The Rockford Files and played the World Wide Studios gate guard in The Muppet Movie (1979).
Bruce Kirby (1928-2021) was a television and film character actor, and the father of actor Bruno Kirby. He appeared as the World Wide Studios gate guard at the beginning of The Muppet Movie. Kirby's career spanned five decades and included a regular stint on Car 54, Where Are You (as filing...muppet.fandom.com
Second.Leachman appeared in 48 episodes of The Facts Of Life, 35 episodes of The Mary Tyler Moore Show and 10 episodes of Mad About You. She played Frau Blücher in Mel Brooks' Young Frankenstein movie in 1974, starred in her own series Phyliis in 1975-77 and appeared on Dancing With The Stars when she was 82.
Oscar winner and multiple Emmy winner Cloris Leachman, best remembered as the delightfully neurotic Phyllis Lindstrom on “The Mary Tyler Moore Show” and her own subsequent sitcom, died of natural c…variety.com
Second. Hadn't heard that name in a while.Cicely Tyson, an award-winning icon of the stage and screen who broke barriers for Black actresses with surpassing dignity, died Thursday, her longtime manager Larry Thompson confirmed to CNN.www.cnn.com