Ed Lauter died, veteran character actor at 74

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  1. MutteringJohn

    MutteringJohn Well-Known Member

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    Everyone knows this guy. He has been in dozens of TV shows and movies. He died of Mesothelioma, exposure to asbestos. I'll bet it was from a movie or TV set. You wouldn't expect an actor to die from it, more likely a construction worker.


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    God rest his soul
     
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    wgas
     
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    R.I.P. Captain Knauer

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    he was in a crappy x-files
     
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    He was also the mean sheriff out to get poor "B.J. and the Bear"


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    Quick... Call attourney jim sockolov!
     
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    He also played NYPD Chief Shriker in Death Wish 3, with Charles Bronson. One of the most unintentionally hilarious films I have ever seen.
     
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    The Director of The Longest Yard had everyone who was auditioning for the Guard QB role throw a pass to a former NFL Wide Reciever, who was going to be an extra in the movie.

    When he saw Lauter throw the ball, he was cast on the spot as Capt. Knauer.
     
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    Good night funnyman
     
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    Never saw a script he could say no to (due to a nasty coke habit- sorry, just kidding- RIP background guy)
     
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    The Longest Yard!
     
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    Coach murray chadwick :grad:
     
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    Fucking A!
     
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    Good actor. I think the first thing I saw him in was some episode of Star Trek.

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    HEY HANNA!!! WHAT ARE YOU BLIND?