Men In Black star, Rip Torn dies at 88

Emmy-Award winning comedian and Men In Black star, Rip Torn has died. Torn died at the age of 88 at his home in Connecticut on Tuesday afternoon with his wife and his two daughters by his side.

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His publicist said, “His remarkable career on stage and screen spanned seven decades, ranging from an early career of dark, threatening roles to iconic comedic performances later in life,” while announcing his death.

Torn who starred as ‘Zed’ in Men In Black in 1997 was best known for his role as Artie, a talk show producer, on the HBO show, The Larry Sanders Show.