Subject: Re: John Hillerman ("Magnum, P.I.") dead at 84
Horace LaBadie<firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
>>John Hillerman, Higgins on 'Magnum, P.I.,' Dies at 84
>>by Duane Byrge , Mike Barnes
>>John Hillerman, the actor who made a career out of playing snooty
>>types, including Tom Selleck's fastidious estate caretaker Jonathan
>>Quayle Higgins III on Magnum, P.I., died Thursday. He was 84.
>>Hillerman, who received four Emmy nominations in consecutive years for
>>portraying Higgins and won in 1987, died at his home in Houston,
>>family spokeswoman Lori De Waal told the Associated Press. She said
>>the cause of death had not been determined.
>Blazing Saddles !
>His transformation from Texan to British upper class fooled many
He played the Hardin twins in Paper Moon. One was a moonshiner ripped
off by Ryan O'Neal, the other a sheriff's policeman who chases him into
St. Louis and has him beaten up.