Obituary of Russ Tamblyn

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Russ Tamblyn

Russell Tamblyn (born December 30th, 1934 in Los Angeles, California) was an Film Actor who was best known for several old movies and some TV work. Russell died on July 17th, 2024 (TBV) and his death was possibly because of old age. He was 89 years old.

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Russ Tamblyn Biography Wiki:

    • Is He Dead or Alive: Still Alive
    • Full Name: Tamblyn, Russell
    • Common Name: Russ Tamblyn
    • Gender: Male
    • Preferred Gender Pronoun: he/him
    • Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States
    • Birth Date: December 30, 1934
    • Age: 89
    • Also Known As: Russell Irving
    • Occupation: Film Actor
    • Nationality: American
    • Favorite Food: Froot Loops Cereal
    • Favorite Color: Baby Blue (See all his faves at Hot-Forum)

    Russell's Family Tree

    • Birth Name: Russell Irving Tamblyn
    • Father: Edward "Eddie" Francis Tamblyn (January 5, 1908-June 22, 1957)
    • Mother: Sally Triplett
    • Brother(s):
      • Larry Tamblyn
    • Spouse/Partner:
      • Sheila Elizabeth Kempton (married 1960-divorced 1979)
      • Venetia Stevenson (married 14 February 1956-divorced 14 February 1957)
      • Bonnie Murray (married 1981-present)
    • Daughter(s):

Death Notice:

  • Date: Still Alive
  • Place: Unknown
  • Cause of Death: None Yet

Category Tags:

Film ActorAmerican Born on December 30th Born in 1934 Born in California

Russell's Notable Roles:

  • Don't Go Near the Water (1957)

Quotable Quotes:

"Hatred does not cease through hatred at any time. Hatred ceases through love. This is an unalterable law."

"The past is already gone, the future is not yet here. There's only one moment for you to live."

"[on his performance as "Riff" in West Side Story (1961)] Life is so strange. "West Side Story" was one of the high points of my career. Yet, when I first saw it, I was really disappointed in how I came off. Since then, Fred Astaire has told me how much he admired my dancing in it. Now I see it very differently." (IMDB)

"I think I'm a much better actress than singer but that.s not really relevant to my skills."

"Russell Tamblyn had an amazing life and death story. He was born in Seattle, Washington on January 17, 1941. He grew up in the small town of Post Falls, Idaho and began performing at local theaters at the age of 10. After moving to Los Angeles in the early 1960s, Tamblyn founded his own production company and began creating acclaimed television shows and films. In 2004, Tamblyn was posthumously awarded a standing ovation at the Academy Awards for his role in the successful production of The Shawshank Redemption. (V)"

"Russell Tamblyn was an American actor and comedian who was best known for his work on the popular sitcom The George Burns and Jay Leno Show. He was born in Baltimore, Maryland, on December 3, 1928, and died in Los Angeles, California, on October 25, 2011. (V)"

".Russell Tamblyn lived a vibrant and impactful life, leaving behind a legacy that will continue to inspire future generations long after his passing. (V)"

Is Mr. Russell Tamblyn still alive? According to our unconfirmed records, he has not passed away.

Recent Deaths:

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Shelley Duvall
Died July 11th, 2024 in Blanco, United States
Jon Landau
Died July 5th, 2024 in Los Angeles, United States

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Wiki Page Updated: 2023-12-03 00:43:05
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