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Allan Rich

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Allan Rich (born Benjamin Norman Schultz; February 8, 1926 – August 22, 2020) was an American character actor, author, acting coach and activist. He was born in New York City.[1] He starred in Serpico, Disclosure and Quiz Show.

Rich was one of the many alleged communist sympathizers blacklisted in the 1950s Hollywood blacklist.[2]

Rich died on August 22, 2020 in Englewood, New Jersey from dementia-related problems, aged 94.[3]

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  1. Doolittle, Leslie (December 7, 1997). "Portrait of a character: Veteran actor Allan Rich". The Orlando Sentinel. Florida, Orlando. p. 2. Retrieved March 11, 2020 – via Newspapers.com.
  2. "Hollywood's Comeback Kid at 80". Archived from the original on September 3, 2011. Retrieved April 24, 2011.
  3. Allan Rich, Character Actor Who Overcame the Blacklist, Dies at 94

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