Dabney Coleman Remembered By Hollywood As A Transcendent Talent

Dabney Coleman made anything he appeared in better. That was the consensus as news reached his show business colleagues of his death today at 92.

Words like “perfect,” “exceptional” and “the best” were all used to describe Coleman’s body of work, which carried many of the projects he appeared in. As Richard Roeper said of Coleman’s frequent villain roles, “He was the best at playing guys who were the worst.”

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Some of the early reactions:

Denise Petski contributed to this report.

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