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Hal Holbrook in They Only Kill Their Masters

Hal Holbrook (1925 - 2021)

Deaths in Film[]

Deaths in Television[]

  • Sandburg's Lincoln (1974-76) [Abraham Lincoln]: Assassinated off-screen. We only see the on-screen text at the end informing of his death. He also has a dream earlier in the series, showing his own funeral.
  • North and South, Book II: Episode 6 (1986) [Abraham Lincoln]: Assassinated (off-screen), we learn of his assassination when a soldier tells James Read when he is visiting Patrick Swayze at a Union hospital.
  • Designing Women: The Big Circle (1991) [Reese Watson]: Hal doesn't appear in this episode, but it's revealed that his character died of unspecified causes (Hal was last seen in the 1989 episode Nightmare from Hee Haw).
  • The Outer Limits: Final Appeal (2000) [Justice Oliver Harbison]: Killed, along with everyone else in the courtroom, by a bomb detonated by Wallace Langham.
  • Becker: And the Heartbeat Goes On (2002) [Mr. Humphries]: Presumably dies in his hospital bed sometime after the ending of the episode (off-screen).
  • Hawaii Five-0: Waimaka 'ele'ele (2017) [Leonard Patterson]: Killed when his granddaughter's (Lexi Atkins) car was hit Dylan Bruno's car.

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