'9 To 5,' 'Yellowstone' Actor Dabney Coleman Dead At 92

By iHeartRadio

May 17, 2024

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Renowned Hollywood actor Dabney Coleman, best known for his role in 9 to 5, passed away at the age of 92. His daughter, Quincy Coleman, confirmed his death to TMZstating that he died peacefully at his home on Thursday (May 16) at 1:50 PM.

"My father crafted his time here on earth with a curious mind, a generous heart, and a soul on fire with passion, desire and humor that tickled the funny bone of humanity. As he lived, he moved through this final act of his life with elegance, excellence and mastery," Quincy said in a statement.

Coleman's career spanned over six decades, with nearly 200 acting credits to his name. He was recognized for his performances in a variety of films and TV shows, including TootsieYou've Got MailWarGames, and Yellowstone. His last acting role was in Yellowstone, where he played John Dutton Sr. opposite Kevin Costner.

Throughout his career, Coleman received numerous accolades, including a Golden Globe in 1988 for The Slap Maxwell Story and two Screen Actors Guild Awards for Boardwalk Empire. He also won an Emmy for his work in 1987's Sworn to Silence.

Coleman's health had been a concern recently, as he had to cancel an appearance at the Chiller Theatre in New Jersey in April due to health issues. The cause of his death has not been revealed. He is survived by his four children.

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