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Richard Davalos Dies: ‘East Of Eden’ & ‘Cool Hand Luke’ Actor Was 85

9 March 2016 1:14 PM, PST | Deadline TV | See recent Deadline TV news »

Richard Davalos, who appeared in such enduring films as East of Eden, Cool Hand Luke and Kelly’s Heroes, died Tuesday at St. Joseph Medical Center in Burbank. He was 85. Davalos appeared on several classic TV shows and movies alongside some of Hollywood’s biggest names, including Paul Newman, Clint Eastwood and James Dean. Born November 5, 1930 in the Bronx, Davalos had just a few TV appearances under his belt when he was cast as Aron Trask — opposite Dean, another young… »

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Richard Davalos Dies: ‘East Of Eden’ & ‘Cool Hand Luke’ Actor Was 85

9 March 2016 1:14 PM, PST | Deadline | See recent Deadline news »

Richard Davalos, who appeared in such enduring films as East of Eden, Cool Hand Luke and Kelly’s Heroes, died Tuesday at St. Joseph Medical Center in Burbank. He was 85. Davalos appeared on several classic TV shows and movies alongside some of Hollywood’s biggest names, including Paul Newman, Clint Eastwood and James Dean. Born November 5, 1930 in the Bronx, Davalos had just a few TV appearances under his belt when he was cast as Aron Trask — opposite Dean, another young… »

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Richard Davalos, ‘East of Eden’ Actor, Dies at 85

9 March 2016 10:10 AM, PST | Variety - TV News | See recent Variety - TV News news »

Actor Richard Davalos, who played James Dean’s brother Aron in Elia Kazan’s 1955 film “East of Eden,” died Tuesday at St. Joseph Medical Center in Burbank, Calif. He was 85.

Davalos approached stardom in the ’50s and ’60s with roles in “East of Eden” and as convict Blind Dick in 1967 classic “Cool Hand Luke,” starring Paul Newman. While working on “East of Eden,” Davalos and Dean roomed together in a Burbank apartment. His other credits include “I Died a Thousand Times” (1955), “All the Young Men” (1960), “The Cabinet of Caligari” (1962), “Pit Stop” (1969), “Kelly’s Heroes” (1970), “Brother, Cry for Me” (also 1970), “Hot Stuff” (1979), “Death Hunt” (1981), “Something Wicked This Way Comes” (1983) and his final screen credit, 2008’s “Ninja Cheerleaders.”

The actor also had an active career in television. He starred with Darryl Hickman in NBC’s brief series “The Americans” in 1961 and guested on shows including “Bonanza,” “Hawaiian Eye,” “77 Sunset Strip,” “Perry Mason, »

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Richard Davalos, ‘East of Eden’ Actor, Dies at 85

9 March 2016 10:10 AM, PST | Variety - Film News | See recent Variety - Film News news »

Actor Richard Davalos died Tuesday at St. Joseph Medical Center in Burbank. He was 85.

Davalos approached stardom in the ’50s and ’60s when he played James Dean’s brother Aron in “East of Eden” and convict Blind Dick in “Cool Hand Luke.” While working on “East of Eden,” Davalos and Dean roomed together in a Burbank apartment. His other credits include: “I Died a Thousand Times,” “All the Young Men,” “The Cabinet of Caligari,” “Pit Stop,” “Kelly’s Heroes,” “Brother, Cry for Me,” “Hot Stuff,” “Death Hunt,” “Something Wicked This Way Comes” and “Ninja Cheerleaders.”

In the ’90s, Davalos gained a measure of pop music fame by appearing on the covers of multiple albums for the Smiths. He appears in the album art for “Strangeways,” “Here We Come,” “Best…I” and “…Best II.”

He was the father of actress Elyssa Davalos and musician Dominique Davalos and the grandfather of actress Alexa Davalos, »

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