David Hedison

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David Hedison
Hedison at the Big Apple Convention, 2009
Albert David Hedison Jr.

(1927-05-20)May 20, 1927
DiedJuly 18, 2019(2019-07-18) (aged 92)
Other namesAl Hedison
Years active1949–2005
Spouse(s)Bridget Mori Hedison (1968–2016; her death)
Children2, including Alexandra Hedison

Albert David Hedison Jr. (May 20, 1927 – July 18, 2019) was an American actor.[1]

In 1959, he starred as Victor Sebastian in the short-lived espionage television series Five Fingers. He was known for his role as Captain Lee Crane in Irwin Allen's television series Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea and as CIA agent Felix Leiter in two James Bond movies, Live and Let Die and Licence to Kill.

Hedison had two daughters, Serena and Alexandra Hedison. Alexandra is married to actress Jodie Foster.

Hedison died on July 18, 2019 in Los Angeles, California at the age of 92.[2]

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  1. "David Hedison". The New York Times. Archived from the original on 2013-12-20. Retrieved 2018-12-03.
  2. SOD (July 22, 2019). "Soap Alum David Hedison Dies at 92". Soap Opera Digest. United States: American Media, Inc. Retrieved July 22, 2019.

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