Tony Curtis Passes Away at 85

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More sad news from Tinseltown, legendary actor Tony Curtis has passed away at the age of 85. ABC News reports that Curtis passed away peacefully in his Henderson, Nevada home late Wednesday night, suffering a cardiac arrest in his sleep.


Curtis was a dominant force in Hollywood during the 1950's and 60's, starring in renowned classics like Stanley Kubrick's Spartacus, and Some Like It Hot, also starring Marilyn Monroe, and even earned an Oscar nomination for his role in The Defiant Ones. One of his two children with his first wife, Janet Leigh, is actress Jamie Lee Curtis, who can currently be seen in the comedy You Again.

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