Clint Eastwood’s Dirty Harry co-star Reni Santoni has breathed his last as per the reports. The actor succumbed to various health problems that he had been battling since long-time and passed away at the age of 81. Below is all you need to know about the same.
As per reports the actor passed away last week on Saturday in hospice care. Alongside various other health problems, Reni Santoni was also battling Cancer for years.
Announcing the actor’s demise, his close friend Tracy Newman took to Facebook and wrote, “Those of you who knew him know how funny he was, what a terrific actor, improviser, performer, etc. So brilliant. I loved him very much and will miss him terribly. Another great one is gone. I have a lot of wonderful pictures of him and will post them over the next week. My heart goes out to his son, Nick, who has been such a comfort to Reni over that past five years or more.”
Born in New York, Reni Santoni built a career that he began from the off-Broadway theatre. He went on to do his first significant film titled The Pawnbroker in 1964. Over the years the actor did some remarkable characters in Seinfeld, Cobra, Bad Boy, Enter Laughing, and many other films.
Our deepest condolences with the family and we pray that Reni Santoni’s soul rests in peace.