Darshan Rana
Darshan Rana
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Darshan Rana

Wednesday 10 Jan 18 10:59:15 AM
Canadian Actor Donnelly Rhodes passed away!
Canadian Actor Donnelly Rhodes passed away!

The Canadian actor, best known for his character like, hapless escaped con Dutch Leitner on ABC's soap opera spoof Soap and ‘Doc Sherman Cottle’ on Battlestar Galactica, Donelly Rhodes has passed away.

He was suffering from the cancer. He passed away at the Baillie House Hospice in Maple Ridge, British Columbia, according to a statement from the Northern Exposure talent agency. After roles on varied CBC TV series, Rhodes went to Hollywood and became a contract player for Universal Pictures, where he appeared in movies like Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid and TV series like Wagon Train, Dr. Kildare, Golden Girls and Mission Impossible.

Famous writer and producer Ronald Moore account expressed his sadness at Rhodes' passing, writing: "He was a lovely man and I so enjoyed writing for him on Twitter.