James Rebhorn, the busy character actor who played the father of Claire Danes’ troubled CIA officer Carrie Mathison on the Showtime drama Homeland, has died. He passed away on Friday, his agent Dianne Busch confirmed to The Hollywood Reporter. He was 65.
RIP one of the great character actors of the last 30 years.
The principal on Saved By The Bell was Mr. BELDING (get it? Like “bell”-“ding”?)…
In the big battle scene in the last episode, it was Mr. BELDING who picked up that live grenade and leapt into that empty foxhole on top of it and sacrificed himself to SAVE them all. Mr. BELL[ding]…SAVED them.
When I was driving around my home town with Vicky recently, we passed by a shopping center where there used to be a dollar theater. When I pointed out that fact, to emphasize to Vicky how important that theater had been to me, I added, “That’s where I first saw The ‘Burbs.”