Pat Hingle Dies @ 84

Published on January 5th, 2009

So I just found out that veteran actor Pat Hingle .Commissioner Gordon in several Batman movies in the 1990s, has died at 84. Shortly after 10 p.m on Saturday in home in Carolina Beach, North Carolina with a fight with blood cancer. He was diagnosed with myelodysplasia in November 2006. Family friend Michele Seidman told the press.His career on the stage and in movies and television spanned six decades. He would serve in the U.S. navy during the Second World War and return to finish a degree in broadcasting.

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Hingle was also a guest star in many TV series, including Touched by an Angel, Murder She Wrote, and Homicide: Life on the Street, Wings and Cheers. His last movie was Talladega Nights.

Simon Daoudi
Simon@comicimpact.com