Charles Durning, king of character actors, dies at age 89

December 25, 2012 at 1:57 am in Duluth News Tribune

Charles Durning’s hard life and wartime trauma provided the basis for a prolific 50-year career as a consummate Oscar-nominated character actor, playing everyone from a Nazi colonel to the pope to Dustin Hoffman’s would-be suitor in “Tootsie.” Continue Reading