We lost Michael Clarke Duncan today.

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He had a heart attack a month or so ago, and complications got him. You might remember him as the "gentle giant" in the film "The Green Mile". He played that part so well... RIP
 

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That's sad to hear!
 
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That's sad to hear!
I was interested to find out that Bruce Willis helped him to get that role as John Coffey. (like coffee, but not spelled the same) I loved that movie. Have to pop the DVD into the player again soon.
 
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Sorry, Mr. Duncan, that I left the "e" off the end of your middle name in the title. :redface:
 
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I was interested to find out that Bruce Willis helped him to get that role as John Coffey. (like coffee, but not spelled the same) I loved that movie. Have to pop the DVD into the player again soon.

Yeah, I read that on IMDB. Pretty cool.
 
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Sad.

To paraphrase James Darrell Edwards III, Duncan was well over twice the man I am, but not much older than I am. And his role in Green Mile is memorable.
 
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Thanks for fixing my missed "e".
 

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