Obituary of Lane Smith

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Lane Smith

Walter Lane Smith II (born April 29, 1936 in Memphis, Tennessee) was a film actor and TV actor who was best known for his role as newspaper editor Perry White in the American TV series "Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman". Lane died on June 13, 2005 and his death was because of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis. He died at age 69.

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Lane Smith Biography Wiki:

    • Is He Dead or Alive: Dead
    • Full Name: Smith, Lane
    • Common Name: Lane Smith
    • Gender: Male
    • Preferred Gender Pronoun: he/him
    • Birthplace: Memphis, Tennessee, United States
    • Birth Date: April 29, 1936
    • Age: 69 (at death)
    • Also Known As: Walter Smith
    • Occupations:
    • Net Worth: $1.5 million
    • Nationality: American
    • Favorite Food: Snickers
    • Favorite Color: Gray (See all his faves at Hot-Forum)

    Lane's Family Tree

    • Birth Name: Walter Lane Smith III
    • Father:
    • Mother:
    • Spouse/Partner:
      • Sydne MacCall (married 1985-divorced?)
      • Debbie Benedict Smith (married 2000-2005, his death)
    • Son(s):
      • Lane Smith Jr.
      • Robertson Smith

Death Notice:

Category Tags:

Film ActorTV Actor American Born on April 29th Born in 1936 Born in Tennessee Died in 2005 Died at age 69 Died from Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis

Lane's Notable Roles:

  • My Cousin Vinny
  • Lois and Clark: The Adventures of Superman

Quotable Quotes:

"It's an actor's dream to play something like this. I consider this my masterwork...Playing Nixon gave me tremendous recognition. I'd long been known in the business, but it pulled everything together. Finally people could put the name Lane Smith with my face. (IMDB)"

Is Mr. Lane Smith still alive? According to our unconfirmed records, he has passed away.

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Celebrity Obit Rating: 4 Stars
Wiki Page Updated: 2023-02-26 12:00:10
Author: Stan
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