DEAD: ON THIS DATE
Powers Boothe (aged 68)
Powers Allen Boothe (June 1, 1948 – May 14, 2017) was an American television, video game, and film actor and voice actor. Some of his most notable roles include his Emmy-winning portrayal of Jim Jones in Guyana Tragedy: The Story of Jim Jones and his turns as TV detective Philip Marlowe in the 1980s, Cy Tolliver on Deadwood, “Curly Bill” Brocius in Tombstone, Vice President and subsequently President Noah Daniels on 24, and Lamar Wyatt in Nashville.
DEATH: Boothe died in Los Angeles, aged 68, on the morning of May 14, 2017 from the effects of pancreatic cancer.
His body was buried in Deadwood Cemetery in rural Deadwood, located in Panola County east of Carthage in east Texas.