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Ken Kercheval


Born - 15 July 1935, Wolcottville, Indiana, USA
Died - 21 April 2019

Squarely-built, wide-nosed, dark-haired, no-neck American character player best recalled as Cliff Barnes in hundreds of episodes of the long-running Dallas on TV, a couple of which he also directed. Films were largely an occasional second suit to a TV career that had begun in the early 1960s, movie appearances starting some years later: Pretty Poison (1968), Cover Me Babe (1970), Rabbit, Run (1970), The Seven-Ups (1973), Network (1976), F.I.S.T. (1978), Corporate Affairs (1990), California Casanova (1991), Beretta's Island (1993), Rusty: A Dog's Tale (1998), Blind Obsession (2001), Bad Ass (2010), The Promise (2017) and Surviving in L.A. (2019), his last. Three times married and divorced, he had seven children.