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Legendary Actor Leslie Nielsen Dies of Pneumonia, Age 84

Posted: November 29, 2010 at 5:03 pm   /   Local, Movie News

Leslie Nielsen, famous for his comedic roles in films like Airplane! (“Don’t call me Shirley.”) and the Naked Gun series, passed away yesterday surrounded by family. The actor had been ill for the past week, and wasĀ battlingĀ a staph infection. He died after contracting pneumonia due to the staph infection. Nielson’s nephew, Doug Nielson, called into […]

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