The actor’s death was announced through his official Twitter account Sunday, noting that he died peacefully. 没有给出死亡原因, 虽然.
“We are sorry to say that our beloved patriarch passed away this morning peacefully. Words cannot express the sadness we feel. With a kiss on your head- Goodnight dad. 我们爱你,” 推文中写道.
如 最后期限 笔记, Asner was the former president of the Screen Actors Guild as well as the most decorated male performer in Emmy history, with seven wins under his belt. While that made him well known in Hollywood, it was his time playing Lou Grant on “The Mary Tyler Moore Show” and its spinoff, “Lou Grant” that made him a household name throughout the country.
事实上, five of his Emmy wins were for playing Lou Grant. Fans may also recognize him from the Christmas movie “小精灵” where he played none other than Santa Claus. He also had roles in Pixar’s Oscar-winning 电影 “向上” and was most recently seen in the Emmy-nominated series “Cobra Kai.”