Beloved Actor with 70 Year Career Takes Final Breath, Fans in Mourning

October 25, 2018Oct 25, 2018

The sad news was reported on Thursday, October 25 that famous actor James Karen has passed away. The 94-year-old was best known for his roles in “The Return of the Living Dead” and “Poltergeist.”

Throughout his impressive career, Karen made over 200 appearances on TV shows and movies. His breakout role was in 1948 when he was a character actor on “The Philco-Goodyear Television Playhouse.

Beyond acting, Karen also served in the Air Force during World War II. Shortly after, he joined the New York Neighborhood Playhouse."

Sadly, Karen has passed away in his Los Angeles home. His wife, Alba Francesca, made the announcement. The two were married in 1986.

Several people have taken to social media to share their condolences. Below are some of the posts:

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