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