Actor Earle Hyman is deceased. Hyman played for years the role of Russell Huxtable in The Cosby Show. He is 91 years old.
His family has to The Hollywood Reporter let us know that Hyman last Friday, died in a care institution for actors in New Jersey. Earle played from 1984 to 1992, the father of Cliff Huxtable (Bill Cosby) The Cosby Show. He was in 1986 even nominated for an Emmy Award for “Outstanding Guest Performer in a Comedy Series”.
All My Children
In 1995 he played in the soap opera All My Children the role of Mr. Patterson. I also Hyman on the scene and he was nominated for a Tony Award for his role in The Lady from Dubuque.