Vale: Maury Chaykin
Character actor Maury Chaykin, who played movie mogul 'Harvey Weingard' on Entourage, has died aged 61.
Character actor Maury Chaykin, who played movie mogul ‘Harvey Weingard’ on Entourage, has died aged 61.
Canadian-born Chaykin has 153 film and television credits to his name, including such TV shows as Less Than Kind, Eureka, Trailer Park Boys, Stargate SG-1, CSI, Due South and Tracey Takes On. But he is better known for his film roles including on Dances with Wolves, My Cousin Vinny and Whale Music.
Of his Entourage send-up he once said, “I have never worked for Harvey Weinstein.
“And now I think maybe I never will.”
Chaykin had been battling kidney problems, and passed away on his 61st birthday.
Source: LA Times