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Richard Dysart Dead - L.A. Law Star Dies at 86 From Cancer

Richard Dysart Dead - L.A. Law Star Dies at 86 From Cancer

Richard Dysart, known for his work on L.A. Law, has died at the age of 86, according to TMZ.

The actor lost his battle to cancer and passed away at his Santa Monica home on Sunday (April 5).

Richard played the role of the head of McKenzie, Brackman, Chaney and Kuzak law firm in L.A. Law, which was produced by Steven Bochco. He was recognized for his work on the show with four supporting actor nominations for the Emmys and won one in 1992.

Our thoughts go out to Richard‘s family and friends during this difficult time.

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    Loved him on LA Law….rest in peace.