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Overview (3)

Date of Birth 14 December 1935Chicago, Illinois, USA
Date of Death 10 February 2001Los Angeles, California, USA  (congestive heart failure)
Birth NameLewis Michael Arquette

Mini Bio (1)

Lewis Arquette was born on December 14, 1935 in Chicago, Illinois, USA as Lewis Michael Arquette. He was an actor and writer, known for Best in Show (2000), Tango & Cash (1989) and Scream 2 (1997). He was married to Brenda Denaut. He died on February 10, 2001 in Los Angeles, California, USA.

Spouse (1)

Brenda Denaut (1 February 1963 - 6 August 1997) (her death) (5 children)

Trivia (9)

Son of Cliff Arquette and Julie Harrison. Son-in-law of Joseph Nowak and Claire Hibel.
Former father-in-law of actors Nicolas Cage, Thomas Jane (Patricia's former husbands), Courteney Cox (David's first wife) Tony Greco, James Newton Howard, John Sidel (Rosanna's former husbands).
Frequently appeared in movies with his sons.
Grandfather of Coco Arquette and Charlie West Arquette (David's children), Zoe Sidel (Rosanna's daughter), Enzo Rossi and Harlow Olivia Calliope Elliott (Jane) (Patricia's children).
Studied at Lee Strasberg's Actors Studio in New York. Worked at various times as comic, musician and puppeteer.
Father-in-law of Todd Morgan (Rosanna's fourth husband) and Christina McLarty (David's second wife).
Former stepson of Darlene Sammons.
He was of French-Canadian, English, Swiss-German, German, Scottish, Irish, and Welsh descent. His family surname was "Arcouet" several generations back.

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