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Joe Turkel, a highly esteemed actor best known for playing characters in “Blade Runner” and “The Shining,” died Monday at age 94.

His death at St. John’s Hospital in Santa Monica, California, was confirmed by a representative, thought the cause of his passing was not specified, according to Variety. Turkel earned over 140 acting credits during his lifetime, the New York Post reported. In addition to playing Lloyd the bartender in “The Shining,” Turkel worked closely with director Stanley Kubrick in “The Killing” and “Paths of Glory,” according to the outlet.

The article goes on to state the following:

Turkel had the role of Eldon Tyrell in “Blade Runner” and also appeared in “The Sand Pebbles,” “The St. Valentine’s Day Massacre” and “Tormented,” among so many other works. His contributions to Hollywood and the world of entertainment were significant.


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