3/30/1929 - 4/5/2015
Actors: Remembering the life, death and legacy of Richard Dysart
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Richard Dysart, a veteran stage and screen actor who played senior partner Leland McKenzie in the long-running TV courtroom drama "L.A. Law," has died after a long illness. He was 86.
Dysart died Sunday at his home in Santa Monica, California, according to his daughter-in-law Jeannine Jacobi.
He created the Broadway role of the Coach in "That Championship Season," for which he won a Drama Desk Award in 1972, and his many film appearances included Hal Ashby's "Being...