M*A*S*H actor David Odgen Stiers dies at age 75

05 March, 2018, 00:22 | Author: Gary Shelton
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David Ogden Stiers, best known for his role as Major Charles Emerson Winchester in the TV comedy M.A.S.H., died Saturday, aged 75.

Aside from his Emmy-nominated role in M*A*S*H, Stiers was known for his prodigious voicework, including the aforementioned Cogsworth as well as Governor Ratcliffe and Wiggins in Pocahontas, Jumba in Lilo and Stitc, Kamaji in Spirited Away and various superheroic characters in comic-book animations, among others. The CBS sitcom, which was set during the Korean War, is one of the most watched TV shows of all time.

Disney The actor provided the the voice of a number of classic Disney characters including Beauty And The Beast's Cogsworth.

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David got his start in acting in 1971 with a role in George Lucas' sci-fi thriller film THX 1138. Back row: Mike Farrell, Alan Alda and David Ogden Stiers.

Social media has been flooded with tributes for the star since his passing with many describing him as a "talented" actor who contributed greatly to so many people's childhood memories.

In addition to playing the aristocratic Maj.

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Some of his earlier television credits include The Mary Tyler Moore Show, Kojak and Charlie's Angels.

Stiers came out as gay in 2009, telling ABC News that, because so much of his employment had come through "family-friendly" programming, that he was previously concerned that being open about his homosexuality may have had a negative impact on his career.

Stiers was also musically inclined: He served as the associate conductor for the Newport Symphony Orchestra in OR and guest-conducted dozens of orchestras around the world, said Entertainment Weekly.

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