On this Christmas morn I was told that a famous character actor had died. The person who told me couldn’t remember his name, but said that he was in “The Muppet Movie” and he wanted Kermit’s legs. I burst out with “DOC HOPPER IS DEAD?!?“
- Sadly, I was right.
Actor Charles Durning died Monday at age 89 in New York. He is survived by his children: Michele, Douglas and Jeannine. The family planned to have a private family service and burial at Arlington National Cemetery.
For the full story and some great background info on the very talented actor, please go HERE.