Alan Arkin, Star Of Argo, Little Miss Sunshine & More, Dies At 89

Alan Arkin, the iconic Oscar and Tony-winning performer from projects including Little Miss Sunshine, Glengarry Glen Ross, and Argo, dies at 89.

Alan Arkin has passed away at the age of 89. The legendary actor was born in New York City on March 26, 1934 and began studying acting at age 10. He went on to a career of more than 100 television and movie titles as well as a series of theatrical roles. He won a Tony in 1963 for his performance in Enter Laughing follow by an Academy Award for the 2006 comedy Little Miss Sunshine.

People received an exclusive statement from Arkin’s sons Adam, Matthew, and Anthony confirmed the news that he had died at his home in Carlsbad, California. Read their statement below:

Our father was a uniquely talented force of nature, both as an artist and a man. A loving husband, father, grand and great grandfather, he was adored and will be deeply missed.

Abigal Breslin and Alan Arkin in Little Miss Sunshine

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Source: People

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