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|Desc||Los Angeles skyline and San Gabriel mountains.|
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Don Gordon is ...
|Born||13 November 1926 in Los Angeles|
|Died||24 April 2017 in Los Angeles|
|Age||90 years, 5 months|
|Sex or gender||male|
|Country of citizenship||United States of America|
|Birth name||Donald Walter Guadagno|
|Occupation||actor and television actor|
About Don Gordon
Don Gordon was a versatile actor who appeared in over 100 films and television shows throughout his career. Born on November 13, 1926, in Los Angeles, California, Gordon began his acting career in the 1950s, appearing in small roles in films such as "The Big Heat" and "The Lusty Men."
Gordon's breakthrough role came in 1967 when he played the tough-talking cop Delgetti in the classic crime film "Bullitt," starring Steve McQueen. The film's iconic car chase scene, which Gordon participated in, helped cement his status as a memorable character actor.
Throughout the 1970s and 1980s, Gordon continued to work steadily in film and television, appearing in popular shows such as "Kojak," "The Rockford Files," and "Hill Street Blues." He also had memorable roles in films such as "Papillon" and "The Towering Inferno."
Gordon's acting career slowed down in the 1990s, but he continued to make occasional appearances in films and television shows. He passed away on April 24, 2017, at the age of 90.
Gordon's talent as an actor was recognized by his peers, and he was a member of the prestigious Actors Studio. He was also a close friend of Steve McQueen, and the two appeared in several films together.
Despite his impressive body of work, Gordon never achieved the level of fame of some of his contemporaries. However, his contributions to the world of film and television are undeniable, and his performances continue to be remembered and appreciated by fans and critics alike.
- "Don Gordon, Actor in 'Bullitt' and 'Papillon,' Dies at 90" - The Hollywood Reporter
- "Don Gordon, Actor in 'Bullitt' and 'Papillon,' Dies at 90" - Variety
- "Don Gordon, Actor in 'Bullitt' and 'Papillon,' Dies at 90" - The New York Times
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1968 film by Peter Yates
1987 US action film
1973 biographical drama film
Omen III: The Final Conflict
1981 film by Graham Baker
The Beast Within
1982 film by Philippe Mora
1973 film by Michael Campus
The Last Movie
1971 film by Dennis Hopper
Cannon for Cordoba
1970 film by Paul Wendkos
1972 film by Michael Campus
1989 film by Blake Edwards
Out of the Blue
1980 film by Dennis Hopper
The Education of Sonny Carson
1974 film directed by Michael Campus
American science fiction horror film, 1991
1959 film by Paul Stanley
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