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Paul Burke

Actor

Born - 21 July 1926, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
Died - 13 September 2009

Famous for two TV series, Naked City (1960-3), as Adam Flint, and Dynasty (1982-8), as Neal McVane, huskily handsome, dark-haired Burke, who had been retired from acting since 1991, and died from leukemia and non-Hodgkin's lymphoma, also made a number of films in his earlier days, without quite progressing from second lead. These included Fixed Bayonets! (1951), South Sea Woman (1953), Screaming Eagles (1956) and The Disembodied (1957). After TV success he returned with higher billing in Valley of the Dolls (1967), The Thomas Crown Affair (1968), Daddy's Gone a-Hunting (1969) and Psyhcic Killer (1975). In 1990, he made The Fool, his last. He was married (second) to actress Lyn Peters.