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David Watson, Who Played Cornelius in 'Beneath the Planet of the Apes,' Dies at 74

11 November 2014 5:05 PM, PST | The Hollywood Reporter | See recent The Hollywood Reporter news »

David Watson, who stepped in for Roddy McDowall to portray the chimpanzee archeologist Cornelius in the 1970 film Beneath the Planet of the Apes, has died. He was 74. The British actor died on Oct. 5 following a heart attack in New York, where he had been attending the opening night of the Broadway play The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time, the U.K. newspaper The Stage reported. McDowall played Cornelius in the original Planet of the Apes (1969) as well as in Escape From the Planet of the Apes (1971) and Battle for the Planet

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