John Heard, an actor greatest identified for enjoying Macaulay Culkin’s dad within the authentic “Home Alone” films, died Friday in Palo Alto, California. He was 72.
The Santa Clarita medical expert’s workplace confirmed the loss of life to People. According to TMZ, the actor was discovered useless in a resort after recovering from a “minor again surgical procedure” on Wednesday at Stanford Medical Center.
In a four-decade profession, Heard accrued scores of credit however was notably identified for supporting roles in high-profile ’80s and ’90s films corresponding to “Big,” “After Hours,” “Beaches,” “Gladiator” and “The Pelican Brief.”
He was additionally a well-recognized face on TV and earned an Emmy nomination in 1999 as a visitor actor on the HBO sequence “The Sopranos,” enjoying a brand new Jersey cop who leaked info to James Gandolfini’s Tony Soprano.
But he’s greatest identified for enjoying the forgetful father of Macaulay Culkin’s Peter McCallister in 1990’s field workplace hit “Home Alone” — a task that he reprised within the 1992 sequel.
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