Is Darren McGavin Living or Dead?

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Darren McGavin is ...

Dead
Born 7 May 1922 in Spokane
Died 25 Feb 2006 in Los Angeles
Age83 years, 9 months
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Mickey Spillane's Mike Hammer Diamond Studio City Walk of Fame, Ventura Blvd. at Laurel Canyon, Studio City, CA Ventura Blvd. at Laurel Canyon, Studio City, CA

About Darren McGavin

Darren McGavin (born William Lyle Richardson, May 7, 1922 – February 25, 2006) was an American film, stage, and television actor best known for his portrayal of the grumpy but loving father in the film A Christmas Story, and for the title role in the television horror series Kolchak: The Night Stalker. McGavin began his career in walk-on roles and later onstage, appearing in Broadway productions in 1953, and later played the title character in the 1950s television series Mickey Spillane's Mike Hammer. From 1959–1961, McGavin starred in the NBC Western series Riverboat, first with Burt Reynolds and then with Noah Beery, Jr., and in later years, he had a recurring role in the sitcom Murphy Brown, as the title character's father, for which he received an Emmy Award.

Television

Darren McGavin has worked on the following shows:

Death Valley Days
television series
1952
Murder, She Wrote
American television series
1984
The Six Million Dollar Man
American television series
Magnum, P.I.
television program
1980
The Virginian
television series
1962
Touched by an Angel
American drama television series (1994–2003)
1994
Playdate
Murphy Brown
Gargoyles
TV series
1994
Mannix
television series
1967
Route 66
American television drama
1960
Sisters
TV series
Rawhide
television series
1959
The Love Boat
American comedy drama television series
1977
Millennium
American television series
1996
Kolchak: The Night Stalker
television series
Cimarron Strip
Fantasy Island
1977 television series
1977
Grace Under Fire
television series
The Philco Television Playhouse
television program
Nero Wolfe
Tales of Tomorrow
television series
1951
Riverboat
The Bold Ones: The Lawyers
Alfred Hitchcock Presents
American television anthology series
1955
Dr. Kildare
Highway to Heaven
television series
Ben Casey
television series
The Martian Chronicles
1980
The Name of the Game
Civil Wars
television series
1991
Westinghouse Studio One
television program
Goodyear Television Playhouse
Armstrong Circle Theatre
television series
1950
The Rookies
television series
1972
The United States Steel Hour
television series
1953
The Commish
television series
1991
Tales from the Darkside
The Defenders
television series
1961
Stagecoach West (TV series)
Climax!
Fallen Angels
US TV series
Police Story
Around the World in 80 Days
1989 television miniseries directed by Buzz Kulik
1989
The Hitchhiker
television series
Love, American Style
television series
1969
Casey, Crime Photographer
The Alcoa Hour
television program
1955
Mama
television series
Tales of the Unexpected
British television series
Banyon
Robert Montgomery Presents