the actor david soul, Who interpreted it the cage In the American detective series “Starsky and Hutch” He died Thursday at the age of 80, his wife, Helen Snell, announced Friday.
David Soule was born in Chicago, United States, and obtained British citizenship in 2004 to spend the rest of his life in the United Kingdom with his British wife.
“David Saul, beloved husband, father, grandfather and brother, passed away yesterday after a courageous fight for life surrounded by the love of his family,” Helen Snell said in a statement.
“His smile, laugh and passion for life will be remembered by the many people he touched,” Helen Snell added.
starsky and hutch series, It is transmitted for 92 weeks In the United States between 1975 and May 1979, alongside David Soll Paul Michael Glaser, They make up the duo in the iconic red Ford Gran Torino with the white stripe.
The series follows their adventures in the fictional town of Bay City, where the two cops gain the help of Huggy the Good Tips, their loyal detective played by Antonio Vargas.
In 2004, a feature film adaptation of the series “Starsky and Hutch” was produced. It has become a cult. Owen Wilson takes over the role played by David Soule 30 years ago, and Ben Stiller plays Paul Michael Glaser.
At the height of his fame, he also turned to music, recording five albums.
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