News RIP 'Big Lebowski'

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    ‘Big Lebowski’ actor David Huddleston dies at 85
    By Associated Press

    August 4, 2016 | 8:07pm
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    David Huddleston, a character actor best known for portraying titular roles in “The Big Lebowski” and “Santa Claus: The Movie,” has died. He was 85.

    Huddleston’s wife, Sarah C. Koeppe, says he died Tuesday of advanced heart and kidney disease in Santa Fe, New Mexico.

    Huddleston famously portrayed the blustery millionaire whose identity Jeff Bridges’ character is mistaken for in the 1998 cult comedy “The Big Lebowski.”

    Other credits in his 55-year-long career include the films “Blazing Saddles,” ”The Producers” and “Santa Claus: The Movie,” as well as such TV series as “The West Wing,” ”Gilmore Girls” and “The Wonder Years.”

    Huddleston was born in 1930 in Vinton, Virginia. He served as an aircraft engine mechanic in the U.S. Air Force before studying acting in New York.

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    THE BUMS LOST
     
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    One of my all time fave movies
     
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    i forgot he was in 'blazng saddles'
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    film sucked dicks
     
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    I hope he didn't micturate on the rug when he kicked
     
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    I'm 5 minutes from Vinton and never knew he was from here

    Rip
     
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    Bummer, it's a bummer man.
     
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    He was on The West Wing and Gilmore Girls too.
     
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    Good night, funny man.
     
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    Now his actual ghost can haunt Frank.

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    The Urban Achievers must be crushed over this news. :(
     
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    "You're Lebowski, Lebowski. I'm the Dude. So that's what you call me."
     
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    WONDER YEARS

    he gave Kevin the car

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