Tuesday, July 24, 2012

Sherman Hemsley, R. I. P.

Flavorwire: TMZ is reporting that Sherman Hemsley, who brought to life one of TV’s most important and memorable characters, has died. According to the site, the 74-year-old actor who portrayed George Jefferson on both All in the Family and The Jeffersons passed away of unknown causes at his El Paso home.


Todd Mason said...

Did a decent (and, compared to THE JEFFERSONS, much more dignified) turn on the TWILIGHT ZONE revival in the adaptation of Joe Haldeman's "Eye of Newton," a pretty good joke story.

Anonymous said...

First Weezy, now George.

RIP Jeffersons