RIP Robert Forster

Discussion in 'TV & Media' started by Enterprise is Great, Oct 12, 2019 at 4:38 AM.

  1. Enterprise is Great

    Enterprise is Great Vice Admiral Admiral

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    https://tvline.com/2019/10/11/robert-forster-dead-78/

    RIP
     
  2. Gary Mitch-HELL

    Gary Mitch-HELL Admiral Admiral

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    Rest in peace Mr. Forster.
     
  3. Evil Headhunter

    Evil Headhunter Scarecrow Keeper Premium Member

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    Damn, that's terrible. Brain cancer is the worst. :(

    And here I was just thinking about how he was due to show up in Better Call Saul.

    Rest in peace, Robert Forster.
     
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  4. John Clark

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    RIP.

    I think most of the stuff I remember him from is rather older (Though even then, he'd already done a fair bit)
     
  5. Unaired Kai "the spy" TV Pilot

    Unaired Kai "the spy" TV Pilot Vice Admiral Admiral

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    I only recently watched Alligator for the first time. He really elevated a lot of these otherwise trashy B-movies.
     
  6. bigdaddy

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    It seems fitting that he died on the day the Breaking Bad movie was released.

    R.I.P.

    And fuck cancer.
     
  7. Yossarianator

    Yossarianator Commodore Commodore

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    Blast.

    He had a nice lead role in MEDIUM COOL. He had a memorable nude romp with Mariana Hill in that one. Kids of a certain age, including me, probably first noticed him as the Captain in THE BLACK HOLE.
     
  8. antichristhill

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    He was brilliant in Jackie Brown. :(
     
  9. Yossarianator

    Yossarianator Commodore Commodore

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    He was also the Captain in SUPERNOVA but had the good sense to get out early. I don't think he did too much sci-fi but when he did, he was the Captain.
     
  10. JaffreyPanthosa

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    Picturing a Dos Equis meme. “I don’t always do sci-fi, but when I do, I do it like a boss.”

    He had so much gravitas on screen. He was who they originally wanted to play Harry Truman in Twin Peaks, that’s why he got the role of his brother decades later.