Monday, February 11, 2008

In Memorium: Roy Scheider

Well-known actor Roy Scheider passed away in Little Rock, Arkansas on Sunday at age 75 from an undisclosed illness. He had been receiving treatment for multiple myeloma for the past two years.

Scheider appeared in many blockbuster action & genre films, including The French Connection, Jaws, Marathon Man, Blue Thunder and 2010. He also starred as Captain Nathan Bridger on the sci-fi television series, Seaquest DSV for producer & friend Steven Spielberg.

He will be sorely missed and condolences go out to his family, friends and fans.

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