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Rip Torn Dies At The Age Of 88

News by Krijana Duwal Published on 10 Jul,2019

Emmy Winning Actor Rip Torn Has Died At The Age Of 88.

  • Rip Torn has died at the age of 88.
  • Torn died peacefully at his home at Lakeville, Connecticut.
  • His wife Amy Wright and his daughters Angelica Page and Katie Torn were by his side.
  • Torn was the one who introduced his cousin Sissy Spacek to the entertainment industry.
  • Torn had been married thrice and was the father of six children.

American actor Elmore Rual Torn Jr. AKA Rip Torn, better known for appearing in Cross Creek, The Larry Sanders Show, and Men in Black, passed away at the age of 88.

The Associated Press confirmed that Torn died peacefully at his home at Lakeville, Connecticut. The representative reported that his wife Amy Wright and his daughters Angelica Page and Katie Torn were by his side.

CAPTION: Rip Torn SOURCE: nbcnews

Rip Torn, who was born on 6th February 1931, made his movie debut in 1956 film Baby Doll. Torn then went on to study at the Actors Studio in New York under Lee Strasberg. In 1959, he appeared in Sweet Bird of Youth and movie Pork Chop Hill.

Torn was the one who introduced his cousin Sissy Spacek to the entertainment industry.

Since debut, Torn had appeared in numerous movies and television series like Extreme Prejudice, Beer, Canadian Bacon, Senseless, Wonder Boys, The Sisters, Happy Tears, Bee Movie, Ghost Stories, Will & Grace, Columbo, April Morning, and more.

Torn had received nine Emmy nominations for Outstanding Supporting Actor in Comedy Series for The Larry Sanders Show in 1993.

He had been married thrice and was the father of six children.

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