American actor Clarence Williams III’s agent Peg Donegan reported on Sunday that his agent Peg Donegan reported on Sunday that his agent Peg Donegan reported on Sunday that the American actor Clarence Williams III, known for playing police officer Linc Hayes in the American crime series “Modern Squad” (Clarence Williams III) died of colon cancer at his home in Los Angeles at the age of 81.
Williams was born on August 21, 1939 in New York City.
In the United States, he is known for his roles with Michael Cole and Peggy Lipton in the American crime series The Mod Squad. The series was broadcast on ABC from 1968 to 1973.
Movie audiences still remember his role as a father in Purple Rain, in which rock singer Prince appeared as a kid for the first time because he played the FBI agent Roger Hardy in the TV series Twin Peaks, played a good policeman in deep cover, and he Famous characters: Sugar Hill and Wesley Snipes.
He started his career in the movie “Darkness of the Moon” and starred in “The Great Outdoor” on Broadway.
The announcement stated that his role in the movie “Slow Dance in the Killing Land” won him a Drama World Award and a Tony Award nomination.
In his four decades of professional career, he starred in many series and movies, including: 52 Pickup, Opposite the Wall, Reindeer Game, General’s Daughter, American Gangster, Half-Born and Lee Daniels’ Butler.