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Miguel Ferrer, the talented character actor of over 40 films, has died of cancer at the age of 61. Ferrer appeared in the 1987 Paul Verhoeven film Robocop, and countless films and TV series since. He was cast in NCIS L.A. as assistant director Owen Granger back in 2012, opposite Chris O’Donnell and L.L. Cool J.
“Today, NCIS: Los Angeles lost a beloved family member,” showrunner R. Scott Gemmill said in a statement (via Deadline). “Miguel was a man of tremendous talent who had a powerful dramatic presence on screen, a wicked sense of humor, and a huge heart. Our thoughts go out to his wife Lori, his sons, and his entire family. He will be greatly missed.”
- Paul Heath
Miguel Ferrer, an actor whose face you always recognize but don’t always know the name, died today. He was only 61. While many know Ferrer for his more recent roles on NCIS: Los Angeles as Owen Granger and “Crossing Jordan,” Ferrer has been around Hollywood dating back to the 80s. Ferrer launched his career in the early 1980s with small guest shots on such series as Magnum, P.I., CHiPS and Cagney & Lacey and features including Heartbreaker, RoboCop, The Man Who Wasn’t There and Star Trek: III: The Search for Spock. He would go on to focus mostly on TV throughout
- Nat Berman
Another Hollywood great passed away today, as the entertainment community mourns the loss of Miguel Ferrer. The character actor was best known for his roles on Twin Peaks, Crossing Jordan and, most recently, NCIS: Los Angeles. He died today at the age of 61. The actor had been battling cancer for quite some time before succumbing to the disease. We have gathered a number of tweets sent out in tribute to the late actor, plus a statement from his cousin, George Clooney.
Miguel Ferrer was born February 7, 1955 in Santa Monica, California, USA, the son of two famous actors, Jose Ferrer and Rosemary Clooney, and cousin to George Clooney. Miguel and his cousin George Clooney were very close, and People.com received a statement from George Clooney, in regards to the late actor's passing. Here's what George Cloone had to say about his cousin's untimely death.
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