Saturday, December 3, 2022
Arabic Arabic Bengali Bengali English English French French Hindi Hindi Indonesian Indonesian Malay Malay Punjabi Punjabi Russian Russian Spanish Spanish Turkish Turkish Urdu Urdu

Yaphet Kotto, ‘Alien’ and ‘Homicide: Life on the Street’ actor, dead at 81

Must Read

Queens Together- Top Ten Lease Highlights

Do you know these top ten lease highlights? A QEDC business consultation can help. This list is not legal...

London-based V7, which offers an API for data annotation and labeling needed for AI training models, raised a $33M Series A led by Radical...

Ingrid Lunden / TechCrunch: London-based V7, which offers an API for data annotation and labeling needed for AI...

No Kiara Advani-Sidharth Malhotra Wedding In January, Reveals Close Friend | Hindi Movie News

Of late, a section of the entertainment media has been jumping on the sofa with wedding plans for...



Kotto died on March 14 at 10:30 p.m. local time in the Philippines, where he lived with his wife, Goldhar said. Information on the cause of death was not provided.

Kotto’s on-screen body of work began in the late ’60s and remained steady through the ’90s. In that time, he amassed an array of memorable roles that spoke to his transformative talent.

His notable film work includes roles in “Alien,” “The Running Man,” “Midnight Run” and “Live and Let Die,” in which he played iconic Bond villain Mr. Big.

In television, his longest-running role was as Lt. Al Giardello on NBC’s “Homicide: Life on the Street.”

“Yaphet Kotto. My Mom’s favorite,” director Ava DuVernay wrote on Twitter. “He’s one of those actors who deserved more than the parts he got. But he took those parts and made them wonderful all the same. A star. Rest well, sir.”
Television producer David Simon added: “Memories and respect for Yaphet Kotto, whose film career was legend even before he came to Baltimore to grace our television drama. But for me, he’ll always be Al Giardello, the unlikeliest Sicilian, gently pulling down the office blinds to glower at detectives in his squadroom.”




- Advertisement -
- Advertisement -

Latest News

Queens Together- Top Ten Lease Highlights

Do you know these top ten lease highlights? A QEDC business consultation can help. This list is not legal...
- Advertisement -

More Articles Like This

- Advertisement -