I always watched this show during my years in junior high way back in tha day. http://www.usmagazine.com/celebrity...-actor-sag-aftra-president-dies-at-71-w200083 Ken Howard Dead: '30 Rock' Actor, SAG-AFTRA President Dies at 71 March 24, 2016 @ 9:08 AM Ken Howard, president of SAG-AFTRA, died at the age of 71 on Wednesday, March 23, SAG-AFTRA confirms. He passed away at his home near Los Angeles. No other information has been provided. The California resident, who grew up on New York's Long Island, was best known for both his stage and screen work. He rose to fame with his role as Ken Reeves in the series The White Shadow, which ran from 1978 to 1981.