Robert Francis Vaughn 1932-2016
Yet more sad news for the entertainment industry as versatile actor Robert Vaughn has passed away at the age of 83. Vaughn came to fame playing T.V. super spy Napoleon Solo in The Man From U.N.C.L.E. and went on to star in numerous classics like The Magnificent Seven, Bullitt with Steve McQueen and The Towering Inferno. He also graced the screen in more genre related fare such as Demon Seed, Starship Invasions, Roger Corman’s Battle Beyond The Stars and Superman III. He could play hero or villain and did so countless times during his lengthy career that lasted until his sad passing earlier today. Farewell and RIP Robert Vaughn!