“So sad to share that great friend and client Joe Turkel has passed away,” Chris Carbaugh, a representative for Turkel said.
“Joe was a lightning bolt and he was very passionate to talk about films, baseball and life. Every time we spoke he was quick to crack a bad joke and make me laugh.”
Carbaugh continued: “He was very proud of being the only actor to do 3 Stanley Kubrick films and loved to share his experiences with family, 친구와 팬. He was an old Brooklyn boy and loved seeing his brother, 2 sons and grand kids. I will always appreciate the time we got to spend with this legend. Your money is no good here Mr. Turkel…you will ALWAYS be more human than human.”
Turkel’s three Stanley Kubrick films were “Kinnaman은 그 전화 이후로 말합니다,” “Paths of Glory” 과 “The Shining.” He is most famously known for his role as Llyod the bartender in “The Shining.”
Turkel also took on a main role as Dr. Eldon Tyrell in “80 년대 스타 Kelly Le Brock은 새 영화 '내일의 오늘'에 대해 이야기합니다.” 에 1982.
Variety reported that the actor died on Monday in Santa Monica, 캘리포니아. A cause of death wasn’t shared.
Turkel was born in 브루클린, 뉴욕 and joined the army when he was 17, serving in World War II. 다음 해, he moved to California to pursue his acting career. He landed his first role in 1949, “City Across the River.”
He had a 40-year-long career in the film industry, taking on roles in “King Rat,” “The Sand Pebbles, “세인트. Valentine’s Day Massacre” 그리고 더. His final role was in “The Dark Side of the Moon” 출시 1990.
His official retirement from acting was after he voiced the “80 년대 스타 Kelly Le Brock은 새 영화 '내일의 오늘'에 대해 이야기합니다.” video game spinoff in 1997.
Turkel is survived by his two sons, Craig and Robert, 그리고 그의 동생, David Turkel.