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William Windom: An Actor’s Role Model

Posted on 08/20/2012 by | Who's News | Comments

LegacyFor every actor who achieves fame for a single, signature role in television or the movies, countless others ply their trade in relative anonymity for decades — those skilled, protean thespians who show up continually on the screen (big and/or small), prompting us to scratch our heads and try to remember where we’ve seen them before. And then there’s another, even rarer, category: actors such William Windom, who somehow managed to be both a major star and a character actor. …