Obit

Actor John Forsythe Dies

The actor John Forsythe, who played Charlie in Charlie’s Angels and starred in Dynasty, died Friday at the age of 92. Forsythe got his first acting role in 1943, a bit part in the film Destination Tokyo. He then took the leading role in the CBS sitcom Bachelor Father in 1957, before taking the role of the always off-camera Charles Townsend in Charlie’s Angels in 1976. He reprised the role for the 2000 Charlie’s Angels movie and its 2003 sequel.