William Reynolds, who portrayed Particular Agent Tom Colby for six seasons on the tv collection The F.B.I., died August 24 from non-COVID-19 difficult pneumonia, his son Eric Regnolds confirms. He was 90.
Born in Los Angeles, Reynolds was born William de Clercq Regnolds on December 9, 1931. He started his profession below contract to Common Footage and had credit in Carrie (1952) as Laurence Olivier’s son and The Son of Ali Baba the place he was Tony Curtis’ greatest pal. For twentieth Century Fox, he portrayed Rommel’s son reverse James Mason in The Desert Fox.
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Following his army service in Japan throughout the Korean Warfare, Reynolds co-starred in Cult of the Cobra (1955). In 1959, he starred as trumpeter Pete Kelly within the tv collection Pete Kelly’s Blues. In 1960-1961, he starred as air constitution entrepreneur and adventurer Sandy Wade on the ABC Warner Bros. Tv collection, The Islanders, whereas additionally showing as a World Warfare II oﬃcer in Rod Serling’s acclaimed Twilight Zone episode, The Purple Testomony.
Different movie credit embody The Battle at Apache Move, Francis Goes to West Level, The Mississippi Gambler, Gunsmoke, There’s At all times Tomorrow, Away All Boats and The Land Unknown. Tv work included roles in Bronco, Wagon Practice, The Roaring 20s, Cheyenne, Dragnet and Maverick.
After making visitor appearances on the primary two seasons of The FBI, Reynolds gained the massive break of his profession, taking over the a part of stalwart and heroic Agent Colby, reverse Efrem Zimbalist’s Inspector Erskine, for six seasons on the hit ABC collection.
Reynolds give up Hollywood after his position on The F.B.I. and have become a businessman. He was married for 42 years to actress Molly Sinclair, till her passing in 1992. The couple had two youngsters, Carrie Regnolds Jones (Brian Jones) and Eric Regnolds (Nikki Camello), two grandchildren, Anthony Regnolds Jones and Nicholas Camello Regnolds, and one nice grandchild, Gianni Camello Regnolds.
A public memorial service and tribute to William Reynolds can be held at 1:00 p.m on Saturday, September tenth on the Miller Jones Menifee Memorial Park (26770 Murrieta Street, Menifee, California, 92585).
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