David Joseph Margulies
January 8, 1937
Brooklyn, New York, U.S.
|Died||January 11, 2016 (aged 79)|
New York, New York, U.S.
|Spouse(s)||Carol Grant (divorced; 1 child)|
David Joseph Margulies (January 8, 1937 – January 11, 2016) was an American actor.
Margulies made his stage debut in the off-Broadway play Golden 6 (1958). In that same year, he joined the American Shakespeare Festival as an apprentice, which led to his receiving an Actors' Equity Association contract for the 1960 theater season. His first Broadway appearance was in the 1973 revival of The Iceman Cometh.
His film credits include The Front (1976), Last Embrace (1979), All That Jazz (1979), Hide in Plain Sight (1980), Dressed to Kill (1980), Times Square (1980), I'm Dancing as Fast as I Can (1982), Daniel (1983), Ghostbusters (1984), Brighton Beach Memoirs (1986), 9½ Weeks (1986), Ishtar (1987), Running on Empty (1988), Ghostbusters II (1989), Out on a Limb (1992), A Stranger Among Us (1992), Ace Ventura: Pet Detective (1994), and Fading Gigolo (2013).
His television credits include Kojak, Tales from the Darkside, Spenser: For Hire, The Days and Nights of Molly Dodd, Chicago Hope, NYPD Blue, Northern Exposure, Touched by an Angel, four episodes of Law & Order, and eight episodes of The Sopranos as mob boss Tony Soprano's lawyer Neil Mink.
Margulies died on January 11, 2016 of cancer in Manhattan, New York three days after his birthday, at the age of 79. He was survived by his partner, actress Lois Smith, as well as son Johnathon and grandson by his marriage, which ended in divorce.
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