Clarence Gilyard, Die Hard & Top Gun Actor, Dead at 66

Hollywood is mourning the loss of one of their own.
 
Clarence Gilyard Jr.—an actor and college professor whose career spanned nearly four decades including roles in Top Gun, Die Hard, Matlock and Walker, Texas Ranger, died on Nov. 28 at the age of 66.
 
The University of Nevada, Las Vegas (UNLV), where Gilyard served as an associate professor at the College of Fine Arts, confirmed his passing and honored the actor’s legacy in a statement.
 
“It is with profound sadness that I share this news,” Dean Nancy J. Uscher said in a Nov. 29 statement on Instagram. “His students were deeply inspired by him, as were all who knew him. He had many extraordinary talents and was extremely well-known in the university through his dedication to teaching and his professional accomplishments. He had a national and international following through his celebrated work in the theatre, in film, and television.”
 
“His generosity of spirit was boundless,” she continued. “He was always ready to contribute to projects and performances however possible. We remember Clarence with joy and gratitude for all he contributed to the College of Fine Arts, the UNLV community, and, through his impressive personal achievements, to the world.”

You May Also Like

Ronaldo Sports New Jacob And Co. Timepiece Worth SGD 1 Million

There is an interesting new timepiece on Cristiano Ronaldo’s wrist that might…

Commentator Expects Harry and Meghan Are Surprised at ‘Level of Sympathy’ for Them Among Americans

A commentator says the public’s reaction to Spare stateside probably has Prince…

Magnolia Network: ‘Happy to Be Home With the Benkos,’ ‘Motel Rescue’

Magnolia Network has picked up two new series for its spring slate,…

Kylie Jenner EXCL- she reveals her fabulous figure in a thong bikini in Caribbean

Kylie Jenner was seen enjoying some down time in paradise this week…

The King of the Hill Revival Is Finally Happening

We’ll tell you what… It’s been more than 13 years since King…

Happy Valley finale trailer is released and teases Catherine Cawood and Tommy Lee Royce’s showdown

A trailer for the final episode of Happy Valley has been released…

Woman pass woman, but you still cheated on her” – Reactions as BNXN reveals his ex-girlfriend got him his iPhone 14 [Video]

A fan had questioned how it was possible for his ex, Peggy…

What Is Crossfitter, Caro’s YouTube Channel?

Multiple famous YouTubers are competing in Physical 100 on Netflix. Caro was…