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Geoffrey Lewis, Eastwood Co-Star, Father of Juliette Lewis, Dies at 79

By    |   Wednesday, 08 Apr 2015 09:22 PM

Actor Geoffrey Lewis, a frequent co-star of Clint Eastwood and father to actress Juliette Lewis, died Tuesday. He was 79.

Carleen Donovan, a publicist for his daughter, confirmed the news Wednesday, The Associated Press reported.

The veteran character actor's credits alongside Eastwood include "High Plains Drifter," "Thunderbolt and Lightfoot," "Every Which Way But Loose," and its sequel, and "Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil," among others.

He received a Golden Globe nomination for the television series "Flo," and also appeared in shows including "Murder She Wrote," "The A-Team," and "Mission: Impossible."

Juliette Lewis on Wednesday morning posted a photo of her and her father to her Instagram account, writing that she is forever his daughter and that he will never be gone.


Lewis also tweeted about her father's death and thanked fans for their support.





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Actor Geoffrey Lewis, a frequent co-star of Clint Eastwood and father to actress Juliette Lewis, died Tuesday. He was 79.
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