|Posted : 08 Jan, 2016 18:03:08
Actor Douglas Dick of Hitchcock's ‘Rope’ dead at 95
The actor Douglas Dick has died at the age of 95. His family announced the news in an obituary in The Los Angeles Times.
Dick. who appeared in Alfred Hitchcock's thriller Rope, died peacefully in his sleep at his home in Los Angeles.
As well as an esteemed actor, Dick's family noted that Dr. Douglas M. Dick was also a naval officer, writer and psychologist. In 1960 he starred alongside Elvis Presley and Barbara Eden in Flaming Star.
He was described by his family as "an honest, intelligent, charitable and principled man, was an active member of the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences, the Audubon Society and Mensa," according to media reports. -abdullah