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Martin Landau (1928 - 2017)

Legendary actor passed away at UCLA Medical Center in Los Angeles following “unexpected complications during a short hospitalization,” his publicist Dick Guttman said in a statement (source).

Rising to stardom initially due to his work on “Mission: Impossible”, Landau would win an Oscar for his performance as Bela Lugosi in Ed Wood. Other notable projects of his include North by Northwest, Frankenweenie, Crimes and Misdemeanors, and Tucker: The Man and His Dream. A veteran of the silver screen, he shall be missed.