Michael OConnor <***@aol.com> wrote:
>> > Didn't he die when he passed out drunk and set his house ablaze by the cigarette he had been smoking?
>> That's the guy. I always liked him. He could play sinister or comic very well, both in great part because of his intense "movie star" smile.
> Jack Cassidy was an outstanding actor, handsome and charismatic,
> equally adept at comedy as the comic foil or at drama as the slimy
> villain. I've read where the Ted Baxter role in the Mary Tyler Moore
> show was written for him, but he turned it down, although he did appear
> in an episode as Ted's brother. If he could have overcome his demons,
> Jack Cassidy would have been one of the greatest actors of his
The confluence of names made me think of Ted Cassidy.
The World Trade Center towers MUST rise again,
at least as tall as before...or terror has triumphed.