11/19/1919 - 5/20/2016
The Emmys: Remembering the life, death and legacy of Alan Young
Alan Young, the human star of classic TV sitcom "Mister Ed," died May 20, 2016 at the Motion Picture and Television Home in Woodland Hills, California, according to multiple news sources. He was 96.
From 1961 to 1966, Young played Wilbur Post on "Mister Ed," the popular sitcom that featured the titular talking horse and his owner, Wilbur, who was the only person Mister Ed would talk to. The show's producer, Arthur Lubin, noted that Young was chosen for the role because he "just seemed like...