The Big Lebowski actor Jack Kehler has sadly died aged 75 in LA after complications from leukemia.
The legendary actor died Saturday at Cedars Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles.
He is well known for appearing in many TV shows and films including playing the dancing landlord in the 1998 classic The Big Lebowski, but also The Man in the High Castle, Mad Men, Love, Victor, Men in Black and many more.
Kehler was born in Philadelphia and was a member of The Actors Studio, working with Sanford Meisner and Wynn Handman to learn his craft.
R.I.P. Jack Kehler, a delightful character actor, who popped up in THE BIG LEBOWSKI, POINT BREAK, LOST HIGHWAY, THE LAST BOY SCOUT, PINEAPPLE EXPRESS, episodes of MAD MEN, DEEP SPACE NINE, ANGEL, BABYLON 5, TALES FROM THE CRYPT, and so many more. pic.twitter.com/rvWsNqGqlP
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The 75-year-old had an impressive resume in his 40 years of working in front of the camera. Not only did he have recurring roles on series including The Man in the High Castle, I’m with Her and Fresno but Kehler also made guest appearances on many shows including Mad Men, Angel, Bones, Monk, 7th Heaven and Lethal Weapon.
The actor’s son, Eddie Kehler, informed Deadline that his father had sadly died.