Series star has died
Peter Scolari died after suffering from cancer. The US actor was known for his numerous series roles.
Peter Scolari is dead. The US actor died this Friday (October 22nd) of complications from cancer at the age of 66. His manager confirmed this to the US portal “Deadline”. Scolari began his acting career in the late 1970s. In addition to engagements on Broadway, he was mainly seen in TV productions.
He got a role in the sitcom “Newhart” (1984-1990), played a crazy inventor from 1997 to 2000 in the series “Liebling, I have shrunk the children” or took over from 2012 to 2017 in the HBO series “Girls “the role as the father of Lena Dunhams (35) main character. He was last seen on the CBS drama series “Evil” as Bishop Thomas Marx.