Washington D.C., March 1(ANI): Known for his roles in ‘Cool Hand Luke’ and ‘Naked Gun’, actor George Kennedy passed away recently. He was 91.
Kennedy’s grandson Cory Schenkel said he died on the morning of February 28, reports TMZ.com.
He said that his grandfather had been in failing health ever since his wife Joan had died a little over a year ago. George had been under hospice care for the past month.
Kennedy won the Best Supporting Actor Oscar in 1968 for ‘Cool Hand Luke.’ He also starred in all three of the ‘Naked Gun’ flicks. (ANI)