Actor James Arness passed away today, at the age of 88. The actor was known for portraying Marshal Matt Dillon on the long-running CBS television Western, "GUNSMOKE" (1955-1975). In Europe, he reached cult status for his role as Zeb Macahan in the western series "HOW THE WEST WAS WON" (1977; 1978-1979). His younger brother, actor Peter Graves, passed away the previous. RIP Mr. Arness.
Jun. 3rd, 2011 @ 02:53 pm