Brian Dennehy

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Brian Dennehy
Dennehy in 2003
Brian Mannion Dennehy

(1938-07-09)July 9, 1938
Bridgeport, Connecticut, U.S.
DiedApril 15, 2020(2020-04-15) (aged 81)
New Haven, Connecticut, U.S.
Years active1957–2020
Spouse(s)Judith Scheff (1959–1974)
Jennifer Arnott (1988–2020)

Brian Mannion Dennehy (July 9, 1938 – April 15, 2020) was an American actor, director, and producer. Dennehy acted in many movies, such as First Blood, A Real American Hero, and To Catch a Killer.[1] He won two Tony Awards and one Golden Globe Award.

Dennehy died on April 15, 2020 at his home in New Haven, Connecticut, aged 81.[2] The cause of death was cardiac arrest caused by sepsis.[3]

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  1. "Brian Dennehy Biography". Yahoo!. Retrieved July 19, 2011.
  2. Pedersen, Erik; Pedersen, Erik (2020-04-16). "Brian Dennehy Dies: Versatile Veteran Actor Was 81". Deadline. Retrieved 2020-04-16.
  3. Taylor, Derrick Bryson (April 16, 2020). "Brian Dennehy Dies; Tony Award-Winning Actor Was 81". New York Times. Retrieved April 16, 2020.

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