Predator-actor Sonny Landham (76) died
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Actor Sonny Landham, best known roles in Predator and 48 Hrs, on Thursday died. The 76-year-old actor died due to heart failure, reports Variety.
Landham played in the eighties in various action movies. It is most famous for his role in Predator, in which he in addition to Arnold Schwarzenegger was to be seen as Billy. In the vervolgfilms was Landham, not to see. A few years before Predator in 1987, he played a criminal, and Billy Bear in the actiekomedie 48 Hrs.
Landham was also in the nineties, is active as an actor, but then turned to a career in politics. In 2003 he did without success is a throw back to the governorship of the U.s. state of Kentucky.
A year later, he tried in vain in the same state a Senaatszetel to conquer. In 2008, it was Landhams name mentioned as a possible candidate for a seat in the U.s. senate, but after some unfortunate statements in an interview lost actor the support of the Libertarian y.
Sonny Landham leaves a son, William, and daughter, Priscilla, behind.